30 Jan '12, 4am

Striking workers halt Indonesian production output - ASEAN Automotive News

Although management and labour are expected to keep negotiating, West Java is preparing to appeal to a higher body to revoke the ruling. A protracted dispute will have an impact on the supply chains of Japanese and other Asian manufacturers, many of which use Indonesia as an export hub. For example, the world’s number one manufacturer of optical pickups, Sanyo Electric, has its main factory for the key component, which is used in DVD players and the like, in Indonesia.

Full article: http://paultan.org/2012/01/30/striking-workers-halt-indon...

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