The Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia, The Indonesian Trade Promotion Center and Asia Pulp & Paper showcase innovative food packaging and paperboard products at Espacio Food & Service 2017
Jakarta, September 13, 2017 - The Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia supported by the Chilean Office of Indonesian Trade Promotion Center (ITPC), announced it has partnered with Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) to recently exhibit APP’s innovative food packaging and premium packaging boards at Espacio Food & Service 2017.
The ITPC is a non-profit government organization under the Directorate General for National Export Development of Indonesia and the Espacio Food & Service event is known as one of the most influential food industry get-togethers in Chile and throughout Latin America.
“This show was a great opportunity for us to demonstrate that Indonesian companies such as APP can take its rightful place on the world stage, delivering true innovation and industry market demand solutions,” said Ambassador Philemon Arobaya, Indonesian Ambassador to Chile. “Indonesia has so much to offer the world, and we are proud to bring just a small piece of it to Latin America.”
The three-day show was attended by more than 20,000 visitors eager to learn of the latest developments in the food service industry. The Indonesian Embassy, ITPC and APP booth featured Foopak and SinarKraft, APP’S latest food packaging product lines, and Sinarvanda, a new premium line of packaging boards. These products are being offered in Chile and other Latin American markets through APP’s strategic partners, Perez Trading and PapeleraDimar.
“We are honored that the Indonesian government featured our products at this prominent food industry event,” said Anthony Atamimi, Latin America director for Charta Global. “In partnership with the Indonesian Government, we were able to demonstrate the high-quality paperboard and packaging products needed to support the growing Chilean market place.”
Asia Pulp & Paper Group (APP) is a trade name for a group of pulp and paper manufacturing companies in Indonesia and China. The APP Group of companies is one of the world’s largest vertically integrated pulp and paper companies, with an annual combined pulp, paper, and converting products capacity of over 18 million tons. APP-Indonesia and APP-China currently market their products in more than 120 countries across six continents. The majority of APP’s production facilities are Chain-of-Custody certified by SVLK, LEI and PEFC.More information can be found at www.asiapulppaper.com
About the Indonesian Trade Promotions Center:
The Indonesian Trade Promotion Centre (ITPC) is a non profit government organization under the supervision of the Directorate General for National Export Development of Indonesia. Both institutions are part of global trade network abroad under the Ministry of Trade of the Republic of Indonesia.