Jakarta – Microsoft just earned revenues of approximately U.S. $ 853 million (about USD 8.2 trillion) of the Surface tablet sales. This amount is actually less than the abolition of Surface asset value, which does not sell, that is U.S. $ 900 (about USD 8.6 trillion).
This figure was revealed in the annual financial statements submitted to the Agency Microsoft U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). “Even so, the number of units sold Surface tablet is not disclosed,” as reported by CNET site on Tuesday, July 30, 2013.
From the report it is also not known how many tablets Surface Pro and RT are marketed. However, according to a Bloomberg report last March, Microsoft only sold about 1.5 million tablets Surface for both versions. For comparison, Apple sold 14.6 million iPad tablets in the second quarter last units only.
Since the beginning, Surface tablet sales did not ever reach the maximum. Surface RT were sold in October and Surface Pro in February received a cool reception from the market. Even at discount party towards the end of last year in the United States, only a few people who want to buy this tablet.
Earlier this month, Microsoft has lowered the sale price by 30 percent due to the slow sales volumes. And apparently, this discount can attract potential consumers because Walmart supermarket stores had stock tablet Surface inform if they are selling has run out.
JAKARTA – PT Semen Indonesia (Persero) Tbk said, most of the company’s revenue in the first semester of 2013 was derived from the domestic market. First half of the company’s revenue reached Rp 10.91 trillion, equivalent to 95.53% of total revenue in the first half of this year.
Dwi Soetjipto, President Director of Semen Indonesia, said that the value of domestic sales increased by 26.42% compared to sales in the same period last year of Rp 8.63 trillion.
Of the domestic market, the composition of the Indonesian Cement revenues derived from customers in Java and outside Java almost equal. Java market contributed revenue of Rp 5.72 trillion or 52.43% of total domestic sales. Meanwhile, consumers outside of Java contribute to the revenue of Rp 5.19 trillion or 47.57% of total domestic sales.
In addition to maintaining dominance in the domestic market, Indonesian Cement continues to boost sales to foreign markets, especially countries in Southeast Asia. From January to June this year, Indonesian Cement has achieved record revenues in foreign markets amounted to Rp 511.64 billion.
“This number jumped nearly 170% compared to overseas sales in the first half of last year is only Rp 30.34 billion,” said Dwi
Datsun presence in the world especially in Indonesia is great optimism, especially for Nissan Motor Indonesia. General Manager of Marketing and Communcation Strategy PT Nissan Motor Indonesia Ina Indriani Hadiwidjaja when met on the sidelines of breaking fast together in Sudirman, Jakarta, some time ago shows it.
According to him, the presence Datsun Nissan will make fat production as a whole as the parent of a brand new one up again after a few decades ago. With the presence of Datsun, later Nissan and Datsun total production could reach 200,000 units.
“Production of Nissan aaat is 100,000 units per year. In 2016, Datsun presence makes production to 200,000 units per year. This will be done in stages, and will start next year,” he said.
Datsun news broke a few days ago about making consumers in Indonesia was wondering when his presence, among others, through commentary in the online media. Prototype model for Indonesia itself will be introduced in September. However, production begins next year.
One model, which shaped hatchback, introduced in India on July 15. The model was named GO.
Later, the production process itself will use a factory facility Nissan Motor Indonesia at Bukit Indah, Bukit Indah City, Purwakarta, West Java.
Nissan also said that the party component content in the locally made car that will reach 90 percent.