Bambang Setiadi, Head of BSN. Opportunities raised tempe into a huge industry is not impossible. Opportunities opened by the approval of the proposed standards proposed tempe Indonesia on trial Codex Alimentarius Commission (CAC) 34th July 2011 in Geneva last 4-9. At the hearing, tempe successfully validated as new work item in the CAC.
Indonesia receipt of proposals for international standards of Tempe has a breath of fresh air for the industry. They had the opportunity to penetrate export markets to countries, especially those with quite a lot of vegetarian groups. Standardization will be a guarantee to consumers the products they consume eligibility.
Jakarta - Indonesia proposed that Tempe has set standards in the Codex, or Codex Alimentarius Commission (CAC) is accepted by the international community. Codex is a joint forum between the world food organization (FAO) and World Health organization (WHO). "Now that Indonesia was a drafter for the preparation of tempe standards. Why is this important, because we are successful in the standard of instant noodles," said Head of National Standardization Body (BSN) Bambang Setiadi at the Borobudur Hotel, Jakarta, Tuesday (20/03/2012).
Ambassador Scot Marciel visited Semarang, Kudus, and Demak, Central Java on 21 to 22 February last. According to a release sent by the Embassy (Embassy) United States (U.S.) to the editor Tribunnews.com, Friday (02/24/2012). On that occasion, Marciel met with the Deputy Governor of Central Java Rustriningsih, and the two discussed a number of issues including infrastructure development and the potential U.S. investment in Central Java.