Jokowi Visits Vannamei Shrimp Farming Center in Muara Gembong

Damar Iradat    •    30 Januari 2019 12:00 WIB
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Jokowi Visits Vannamei Shrimp Farming Center in Muara Gembong
President Joko Widodo (Photo:Medcom.id/Damar Iradat)

Jakarta: President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo visited a vannamei shrimp farming center in Muara Gembong, Bekasi, West Java on Wednesday, January 30, 2019.

"Shrimp farming is not easy. Maintaining the correct environment, temperature and oxygen level is not easy," President Jokowi said.

"Farmers experienced a crop failure in February 2018. They had a successful harvest this time," President Jokowi added.

President Jokowi was accompanied by State Secretary Minister Pratikno, Public Works and Public Housing Minister Basuki Hadimuljono, Fisheries and Marine Affairs Minister Susi Pudjiastuti, State-Owned Enterprises Minister Rini Soemarno, Enviironment and Forestry Minister Siti Nurbaya and Presidential Expert Staff Coordinator Teten Masduki.

The event was also attended by West Java Governor Ridwan Kamil, acting Bekasi Regent Eka Supria Atmaja, Bank Mandiri President Director Kartika Wirjoatmodjo and PT PLN president director Sofyan Basir.



(WAH)