Capital of Province : Palangkaraya.
Border Area :
East: East Kalimantan dan South Kalimantan Province.
West: West Kalimantan.
North: West Kalimantan and East Kalimantan Province.
South: Java Sea.
Geographical Location : 0o45’ North Latitude 3o30’ South Latitude and 110o45’ – 115o51’ East Longitude.
Total Area : 153,564.50 Km2.
Population : 2,283,687 people (2012), 2,384,700 people (2013).
Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) : IDR 21.42 trillion (2012), IDR 23 trillion (2013).
GRDP per Capita : IDR 23.99 million (2012), IDR 26.63 million (2013)*
Export : US$ 1,4 billion (2013), US$ 1.1 billion (2014)**
Import : US$ 82.64 million (2013), US$ 106.69 million (2014)**
*) GRDP catalog District / City in Indonesia 2009 - 2013, the Central Bureau of Statistics. Excluding the petroleum and gas.
**) Catalogue of Foreign Trade Statistics 2014 Central Kalimantan, Central Kalimantan Central Bureau of Statistics.
Airport : Beringin Airport, H. Asan Airport, Iskandar Airport, Kuala Kurun Airport, Kuala Pembuang Airport, Nanga Bulik Airport, Sanggau Airport, Tjilik Riwut Airport, Tumbang Samba Airport.
Highway : State Highway (1,714.83 km), Provincial Highway (1,100 km), District Road (11,728.19 km), City Road (905.69 km).
Sea Port : Kuala Pembuang Port, Kumaik Port, Pangkalan Bun Port, Pegatan Mendawai Port, Pulau Pisau Port, Rambang palangkaraya Port, Sampit Port, Samuda Port.
Industrial Zone : Bumi Kecubung Makmur, Karya Bumi Kahayan Makmur.
Land Transportation : N/A.
City Transportation : N/A.
Communication Network (Optical Fiber & Data Access) :
Optical fiber network along the 500 km will be built starting from Pontianak, West Kalimantan to Palangkaraya, Central Kalimantan. This development is part of the development of Indonesian Palapa Ring in the Digital Network (IDN) project. In addition, the Port of Palangkaraya to be one of the 18 broadband port being built by the government. The supply of broadband infrastructure and Infrastructure Communication Technology (ICT) service in the port area is the foundation of modern digital toward the seaport in Indonesia. Development of broadband in the region in line with the government’s program to make Indonesia become the world maritime axis. There are 18 ports that will be equipped with broadband ports, including, the Port of Banda Aceh, Pangkal Pinang, Kuala Tanjung, Dumai, Panjang, Padang, Cilacap, Banjarmasin, Pontianak, Maloy, Lombok, Kupang, Bitung, Ambon, Halmahera, Jayapura, and Merauke Port as part of the Maritime Logistic.*
The total demand for electricity in the entire region of Borneo is 1.87 GW and 0.92 GW of electricity procurement will be handled by the PLN. While the remainder, 0.95 GW will be handled through Independent Power Producer (IPP). In order to answer the needs of national power, the government announced the construction and infrastructure development in the field of electrical energy through the provision of power generation by 35 GW over the next five years (2015-2019). Investment in this area is very beneficial considering competitive labor costs in Asia, a successful partnership between investors and PLN last five years and the support of the Government of Indonesia through the State Investment List in 2014. In addition, Indonesia is also supported by an abundance of coal supply, solar energy, hydropower and geothermal resources.
Regional Minimum Wage : IDR 1.72 million (2014), IDR 1.9 million (2015).
Number of Job Seekers : 7,247 people (2013), 9,769 people (2014).**
*) http://beritakalimantan.co dan http://www.telkom.co.id
**) The Ministry of Manpower and Transmigration
Government of Central Kalimantan province provide broad support for the growth of investment. One obvious form of such support is the creation of integrated services in consulting, field assistance and the issuance of investment licenses (for the moment reserved to domestic investment) as a form of non-fiscal incentives that are needed by the investor. Address and telephone number of integrated service office are as follows:
Regional Investment Coordinating Board and Licensing of Central Kalimantan Province
Jl. Tjilik Riwut Km. 5,5 Palangkaraya, 73111
Phone. 0536-31414, 31474
Office of Central Kalimantan Governor
Jl. RTA. Milono No. 1 Palangkaraya, 73000
Phone.. 0536-3231496, 3221955
Agriculture : Corn, soy, pineapple, banana, sweet potato, and cassava.
Plantation : Palm oil, cocoa, rubber, coffee, coconuts, cloves, cashew, cotton, candlenut pepper, areca.
Livestock : Cattle, pigs, sheep, goats, buffalo, and horses.
Service : Nature and Cultural Tourism
Fisheries : Wild fisheries, cages-culture, cage farming, mariculture, rice cultivation and ponds farming