- Among several mineral The
Mbay IEDZ and vicinity offers a good opportunity for investment
on mining marble in Riung (Ngada District) and granite in Wolowaru
- The marble deposit in Riung
cover an area of 5,700 ha. According to the geo- mineralogy survey
done by Dinas Pertambangan the Riung's marble has the hardness
between 300 to 550 kilogram per square centimetre. The total
deposit is estimated 19 million cubic metre: 7,6 million cubic
metre of those considered as suitable for floor tiles, while
the remaining is suitable for decoration articles.
- The granite deposit in Wolowaru
cover an area of approximately 10,000 ha. Though there is no
deeper study about the quantity yet, but experts estimated the
deposit is far higher than the minimum economic size. The majority
of Wolowaru's granite is white based covered with dark grey and
black spots. With a hardness of between 500 to 800 kilogram per
square centimetre, the granite from Wolowaru considerable has
good marketing prospects.
ever oldest "manufacture" in Mbay, as it is elsewhere
in the East Nusa tenggara Province, is the ikat weaving. The
day this manufacture considered as the most important souvenir
in order to support the tourism industry.
- Based on the local products
of agriculture, animal husbandry, fishery, forestry and mining,
Mbay IEDZ offers a prospect full investment opportunities for
the processing of those row materials into half finish product
or even the consumer's good.
- the demand of food product
such as fresh fruits, vegetable, meats and sea food might include
supply of large mine sites in Eastern Indonesia e.g . the Oil
& Gas exploration and exploitation in Timor Sea, the gold
mine in Timika - Irian Jaya and Sumbawa, as well as to meet the
global demand, not to mention the domestic market concentrate
Bali and Jawa home of 130 population.
- The manufacture product such
as chilled and canned meat, concentrated fruits juice, roasted
coffee, vanilla powder, coconut oil, active carbon from coconut
shell, desiccated coconut bamboo furniture, ply bamboo, marble
- Due to the close distant from
west Australia and the northern Territory Mbay could be also
a good place to accommodate the Australian medium scale industry,
particularly for which mainly supply the asia and pacific market,
including the construction industries contracted by the oil and
gas operation companies for Timor Sea.
- For the development of the
Industrial estate the administration of Ngada District allocates
300 ha land in Towak, which is only 3 kilometer from Mbay's CBD,
14 kilometre from the Airport of Surabaya 2 and 16 kilometre
from Marapokor harbour.
Water for this industrial estate will be served from the proposed
Boarebhe - Aesesa Dam, which has a storage capacity of 100 million
cubic metre of 100 million cubic metre of water.
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