PT Lautan Ajinomoto, a joint venture owned by Japanese seasoning maker Ajinomoto Co Inc and chemical manufacturing and distribution company PT Lautan Luas Tbk, plans to build a cosmetic ingredients factory, its CEO Tatsuya Hattori was quoted as saying by Kontan newspaper.
The firm has invested an initial $3 million in the factory. Most of the products will be exported throughout Asia.
Note: Reuters has not verified this story and does not vouch for its accuracy. (Compiled by Jakarta Newsroom; Editing by Edwina Gibbs)