INACRAFT 2016 ON UNTIL 24 APRIL 2016
Vice President of Indonesia Jusuf Kalla officially opened the 18th Jakarta International Handicraft Trade Fair (Inacraft 2016) at the Jakarta Convention Center (JCC), Jakarta, Wednesday (20/04/2016). In his speech, the Vice President wants handicrafts Indonesia is able to penetrate the international market. He also pushed for a craft adjustment in accordance with market tastes.
The Exhibition of handicrafts and creative businesses The 18th Jakarta International Handicraft Trade Fair in 2016 is taking place from 20 to 24 April 2016 and attended by more than 1,400 craft businessmen, producers and exporters of the 34 provinces in Indonesia. Besides, exhibitors from various countries, such as Singapore, Japan, Pakistan, Nepal and Syria also attended this spectacular exhibition.
This year, the theme is "From Smart Village to Global Market", and the icon was chosen to represent this year's event is West Sumatra.The ambiance of West Sumatra looks very thick in Inacraft this year, starting from the main gate, stage, performances, until the booth icon in the main lobby of West Sumatra. Not forgetting also provided 15 special culinary booths of West Sumatra.
The Crafts will be exhibited in 2016 Inacraft among others textile crafts such as batik, weaving and songket and wood crafts in the form of statues, picture frames, and toys. There was also a craft of gold, silver, and gemstones into jewelery, also a craft of ceramics such as pottery, and much more.
This year free shuttle buses are provided for visitors. The buses are available from airport and a number of malls to the exhibition site such as : Mal Margocity (Kota Depok), Mal Taman Anggrek (West Jakarta), and Mal Summarecon (Bekasi).