JAKARTA (XFNews) - The government plans to revoke soon the monopoly rights held by state oil and gas company PT Pertamina for selling airline fuel, Bisnis Indonesia reported quoting Transport minister Hatta Rajasa.
As a pilot project, the government will soon select two or three companies to supply airline fuel at the Djuanda airport in Surabaya, East Java, he said.
The move is part of the government's plan to liberalize the downstream sector in order to attract foreign investment.
The government had also planned to revoke Pertamina's monopoly rights to sell other fuels nationwide from this year, but the company secured a one-year extension.
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