Wednesday, December 3, 2008

Indonesia : export value october 2008 decreased 11.61%

The Indonesia export value of October 2008 is down 11.61% compared to the previous month, or only U.S. $ 10.81 billion. It seems it because of the negative impact of the global financial crisis is really in front of the eye.

"From the data clearly seen if the decline occurred both in volume and in prices. Almost all the price of commodity is decline on average 10-20%," said the head of the Central Statistics Agency (BPS) Rusman Heriawan in Jakarta, yesterday.

The decline occurred in the sectors of rubber and rubber goods, while the increase occurred in the export of minerals, including agricultural products, which are still quite good. Decreasing also occured in the coal, brown, Copra, CPO, rubber, copper and tin.