Director General of Foreign Trade Oke Nurwan attended the Indonesian Furniture Day in Cirebon on Tuesday, May 16, 2017. The event was an initiation of the Indonesian Furniture and Handicraft Industry Association (HIMKI).
Declaration of Indonesian Furniture Day was opened by Sekda Kab. Cirebon and also present Director General of Agro Industry and representatives from the Ministry of Tourism, PT. Indonesian Trading Company and PT. Sarinah.
In order to strengthen the domestic furniture industry, the signing of cooperation between HIMKI with PT. PPI and PT. Sarinah to support the marketing of rattan products either in the domestic market or for export purposes. Currently, Indonesia is one of the largest suppliers of furniture raw materials in the world, especially rattan. As many as 85% of the world's rattan comes from Indonesia.