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Lombok Pottery Centre (LPC) was establishing 1988 as an arm length of arrangement between the Departement of Trade and Industry of the Republic Indonesia and the Ministry of Foreign and Trade of New Zealand, for cooperation on Lombok Craft Project Indonesia. This project aims to Increase the living standards of women potters by introducing their handmade pottery to the world market. As per today we have more than 220 potters with us working hand in hand. The ultimate goal is to create a self sustainable environment for the potters and the community. Besides concentrating in the marketing, we also deal with literacy, health, education and scholarship, pottery technical training income management and other community services. We have been exporting our product for more than 10 years to Asia, USA, Europe, Australia and also Africa, with various customers from mainstream and alternative trading organization.
At the end of November, 2005 Lombok Pottery Project has ceased to operate as a bilateral project and transformed into PT. Lombok Putri Cenderamata (PT. LPC), a legal business entity of limited liability company owned by 3 village women potters cooperatives and a staff cooperative. PT LPC is now continuing with the business and social operation and aspects of pottery manufacturing and marketing.
Our pottery is the finest export quality in Lombok, produced with care and tight quality control. Since 1998, we have been complying with ISO 9002 and safety purpose. We have more then 1000 designs ranging from traditional and modern, such as: interior, exterior, tableware, kitchen ware and bathroom accessories. We also ready to work together with you to develop your own designs for your market. Should this interest you please kindly contact us for further information or your feed back and input, which is enabling us to tailor our product closer to your market requirements.