Friday, January 20, 2006

Trade Delegation to Indonesia


As the follow up of the Visit by the President of Indonesia, H.E. Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono to St. Louis and the signing of agreement between the St. Louis County Executive, H. Charlie A. Dooley, and the Mayor of Bogor, Indonesia, H. Diani Budiarto to enhance socio-economic exchanges between the two communities (and countries), which were done on September 12, 2005, IndoSuccess and St. Louis-Bogor Sister Cities Committee in cooperation with World Trade Center Saint Louis and St. Louis Center for International Relations with the support from St. Louis County and St. Louis City Governments, Indonesian Consulate General in Chicago, Indonesian Embassy in Washington, DC, and other local, state, and federal entities and businesses are planning to send a trade delegations to Jakarta and Bogor in Indonesia.

As announced by the Director of the World Trade Center Saint Louis, Robert Heuermann, Jr. during a global event “Growing Global 2005” attended by close to 300 international businesses , which was conducted on September 23, 2005 in Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis, MO, the trade delegations plan to visit the countries of China, Vietnam, and Indonesia. The proposed time for the Delegation to visit Indonesia is October, 2006.

For the mission to Indonesia, the following is the proposed industries: manufacturing, retailing, education (on-line education), agriculture, and tourism. Any businesses and entities from Missouri and Illinois, which are interested in further information regarding this plan, are suggested to contact the World Trade Center Saint Louis. The contact person is Robert Heuermann, Jr. at 314 615 8141. For other activities regarding the St. Louis-Bogor Sister Cities, please communicate with IndoSuccess, LLC. The contact persons are Mr. Joe Passanise at 314 616 4216 or and Mr. Alex Soetjipto at 314 398 9808 or for more information. (09/26/05)