MENTERI PERHUBUNGAN EE Mangindaan menegaskan, Pelabuhan Kalibaru Utara harus sudah beroperasi tahun 2014. Jika operasional Pelabuhan Kalibaru Utara terlambat, akan mengakibatkan kongesti yang dampaknya akan mengganggu perekonomian secara nasional.
THE GOVERNMENT assigned State Port Corporate II (Pelindo 2) as the project implementer in Kalibaru terminal building in Tanjung Priok port, while the execution would be tendered by the State Port Corporate.
The Government officially retain 0% entrance fee for commercial ships on 2012 in the revision of the Minister of Financial Regulation No. 80 Year of 2011, except for dredgers and floating dock of 5%.
State Port Corporate PT. Pelindo II will disburse grants of Rp. 100 million to land transportation small entrepreneurs who are the members of Organda.
The affiliation and environmental conservation program (PKBL) grants will be disbursed to small entrepreneurs with the less than Rp. 1 billion of annual income.
STATE port corporate PT. Pelindo II will allocate Rp 3 trillion for investment next year to procure additional stevedoring facilities and to develop three container terminals.
The Managing Director of PT. Pelindo II Richard Joost Lino said the three new terminals are on its three subsidiary ports, located in the province of Bengkulu, South Sumatera and Central Kalimantan.
The three terminals are expected to anticipate the increasing growth of container flow. “The existing terminals had not been able to accomodate commodities flow,” he said, recently.