ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Feb 2009In February 2009, the government of Indonesia announced a change in the local input requirements for the participation in certain public purchases.
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The circular letter can be found on the Ministry of Indonesia website at:
A copy of this letter is available from the GTA upon request.
On 26 February 2009 the Minister of Industry in Indonesia sent civil servants in that ministry a "circular letter" that recommended they purchase domestic goods and services. This recommendation was "to be implemented as good as possible" and was motivated "to support Government policy to encourage growth and domestic industry empowerment by improving domestic product usage".