OUTOTEC OYJ PRESS RELEASE MAY 2, 2013 at 1:00 PM
Outotec opens office in Jakarta to strengthen its presence in Indonesia
As part of its growth and expansion plans in Asia Pacific, Outotec today (May 2, 2013) announced the opening of its office in Jakarta, Indonesia. The new office was inaugurated by Mr Pertti Korhonen, CEO and President of Outotec, in the presence of customers, ministries and industry associations.
Indonesia has some of the world's largest resources of gold, nickel and tin as well as significant resources of bauxite, copper and silver and also has a large potential in renewable energy. Indonesia has steadily developed into one of Asia's major economies. Outotec is committed to helping Indonesia develop its world class resource industry in a sustainable way as it expands into downstream processing. The new office in Jakarta will focus on driving sales in the growing Indonesian market, supporting project implementation and providing services to Outotec's customers.
Speaking during the event, Pertti Korhonen said, "Indonesia is South East Asia's largest economy with a strong long term growth outlook. Through our industry leading technologies we want to make a strong contribution to sustainable development of Indonesia's mining and metallurgical industry. The Indonesian market offers attractive growth opportunities for Outotec. With the opening of our Jakarta office, we will take our capability to deliver sustainable technology solutions and services to our Indonesian customers to a whole new level."
For further information please contact:
Robin Lindahl, Executive Vice President - Market Operations
Tel. +358 50 595 9616
Stuart Sneyd, President, Market Area SEAP
Tel. +61 2 9984 2512, +61 438 369 858
Eila Paatela, Director - Corporate Communications
Tel. +358 20 529 2004, mobile +358 400 817198