Monthly Archives: September 2013

Golden Agri Plans Biofuel Plant

CEO of palm oil firm Golden Agri Resources, Franky Oesman Widjaja, indicated that the company plans to invest in a biofuel plant to take advantage of the government’s planned import substitution policy. Aiming to reduce Indonesia’s growing trade deficit, the … Continue reading

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Heavy equipment financing firms feel the pinch

Unfavorable commodity prices and general economic downturn are discouraging heavy equipment leasing providers from further expansion. Surya Artha Nusantara Finance (SAN Finance), for example, is planning to diversify into vessel and CPO financing, due to weakening demand in the mining … Continue reading

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