Sign up | Log in



Home  >>  Daily News  >>  Indonesia News  >> Capital Markets  >>  Indonesia’s state firm to sell ammunition to US shooting club

NEWS UPDATES 12 October 2009

Indonesia’s state firm to sell ammunition to US shooting club

Related Stories

October 3, 2009
Indonesia central bank may keep rate as inflation accelerates

September 27, 2009
Indonesia sees benefits from new G20 framework

September 4, 2009
Indonesia’s food giant to spin off noodle unit

August 29, 2009
Indonesian firms seen eyeing BHP project

PT Pindad, Indonesia's state-own defense company, will export one million ammunitions to a shooting sport club in the United States worth $200,000, the news online quoted a high rank official as saying on Saturday.

"They plan to order 10 million ammunitions made by PT Pindad produced in Malang of East Java province. However, Pindad in the meantime is only able to fulfill one million," said the company's president director Adik Avianto Soedarsono at Bandung of West Java province.

He said that if another agreement was achieved, the company would send one million ammunitions again to the country in the end of the year.

Adik said that ammunition product sales in the US are very promising. It also could pave the way for the company to export its product to the country's military. The company's quality product is considered well.

"The shooting sport club had surveyed some producers in several countries. But, they finally chose Pindad's product. In fact, they asked why we do not try to supply ammunition to the US military," said Adik.

"We usually supply demand from the domestic arm forces in limited amount. The consequence is that we face difficulty when we get a big amount order," he said. The export is also aimed to reduce potential loss due to unused equipment's capacity and idle human resource.


Comment on this Article. Send them to
Letters that do not contain full contact information cannot be published.
Letters become the property of AseanAffairs and may be republished in any format.
They typically run 150 words or less and may be edited
submit your comment in the box below 





1.  Verifier

1. Verifier

For security purposes, we ask that you enter the security code that is shown in the graphic. Please enter the code exactly as it is shown in the graphic.
Your Code
Enter Code

Home | About Us | Contact Us | Special Feature | Features | News | Magazine | Events | TV | Press Release | Advertise With us

Our Products | Work with us | Terms of Use | Site Map | Privacy Policy | Refund Policy | Shipping/Delivery Policy | DISCLAIMER |

Version 5.0
Copyright © 2007-2015 TIME INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT ENTERPRISES CO., LTD. All rights reserved.
Bangkok, Thailand