1st JOGLOSEMAR (JOGYA – SOLO – SEMARANG) SEMINAR
POTENTIAL AND BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES
JAKARTA - November 20, 1996
The Goals of Seminar
- To Increase capability of
integrated development management by using the
available human resources in Joglosemar area with
goal to maximize efficiency and effectiveness to
achieve development with the principle of
- The potential
opportunities of this area must be continuously
organized and improved to achieve an integrated
development as an integral part of our
Indonesia's just and prosperous national
- The Seminar's result
should be able to synchronize development
implementation and decentralize economics
development in the provinces, not only in
Jabotabek (Jakarta,Bogor, Tanggerang, Bekasi)
& Surabaya regions.
Scope of Seminar
- The bright prospect of
Joglosemar Development is clearly-seen with the
existence of Adisumarmo International Airport
in Solo, the construction of Semarang
Deep-sea Harbor and the planning construction
of the Toll Road connecting Yogya, Solo
- This Infrastructure
should support positively to the various aspects
of development such as industry, trade,
transportation and tourism.
- The next seminar should
discuss in-depth in the field of tourism, culture
Prospect of Development
- Sustainable development
of the area must preserve the environment and
culture, whilst developing industrial agriculture
and agribusiness, The agriculture itself as a
backbone must be protected and well taken care.
- Other segments of
industry should be developed accordingly.
New industrial zones
should be constructed in accordance with the
schedule allocated by the local governments.
- Semarang with its
deep-sea harbor as a gate to Central Java
- Solo with its
International Airport as a gate for international
tourism of this area.
- With the availability of
Yogya, Semarang, Solo toll road should increase
tremendously the tourist industry.
- Local investment in
Central Java in the year 1996 is around Rp. 32
Billion with 704 projects ; (US$1 = Rp. 2,400)
- The amount of Foreign
investment is US$8.423 Million with 140 projects.
- In Central Java there are
2.523 Ha of land in 11 industrial zones.
- The availability of
fertile agriculture fields could be used to
support development of
Availability of Human Resources with good work
motivation, skillful and productive.
The size of Central Java
land of 3.254.412 Ha consists of :
consists of :
- Rice field
1.008.705 Ha (30.9%)
- Plantation field
2.245.707 Ha (69.1%)
- Rice Field
191.899 Ha (30.45%)
- Plantation Field
438.210 Ha (69.55%)
- Total JOGLOSEMAR
630.109 Ha (19.36% from Central Java
- Infrastructure must be
- The need of more skill
- The people should be
prepared to achieve the fast moving industrial
orientation whilst preserving the traditional
culture of the society and selectively embracing
the benefit of modernization .
(manufacturing of animal feeds)
Water Procession Industry
Transportation sectors :
- Education :(Vocational
Training of Technical high schools and
polytechnics should be improved to match with
- Manufacturing Industries
- Services Industry
- General Facilities and
The products which could
be developed :
- Investment in the
field of tourist buses
- Development of
public transport system
- Investment for
safety test of vehicle.
- Basic Industry by
using local skill labor.
- Basic food
processing and plantation product.
Industry related to local tradition and
products of Central Java
- Food stuffs, drinks, and
- Textile, ready-made
- Paper, paper printing and
- Plastic products
- Non metal mines
- Industry of Precious
stones and jewelries
- Toys Industry
- Iron and Casting Industry
- Batik Industry
- Electronics Industry
- Industry of daily product
- Plantation of Coffee,
Tobacco and Tea
- Farming Industry;
Chicken, Cows, Fisheries
- Arts and Crafts Industry.
- The development of
JOGLOSEMAR Area is very prospective economically
- The environment and
culture of this area should be preserved by all
parties involved in the development in this area.
Construction should be implemented soonest.
- JOGLOSEMAR should be
economically strong if implemented by
professional and transparency approach by
all parties concern in this era of globalization.
This strong condition should be achieved by
improving R & D, Productivity, flow of
distribution smooth flow of obtaining permit and
financing. In the other hand the availability of
skillful and responsible human resources from the
private as well as government offices is a
conditue sine qua non .
November 27, 1996
Seminar Committee of
JOGLOSEMAR's Potential & Business Opportunities
Ir Darma Tyanto Saptodewo
* PT Sangga Sarana Persada was the Event Coordinator of this seminar.
The name "Joglosemar" was also proposed by PT Sangga Sarana Persada upon consultation with some prominent figures in Yogyakarta and Central Java.