US Vice President Mike Pence listens during a meeting with Indonesian Muslim community leaders at the Istiqlal Mosque in Jakarta, Indonesia April 20, 2017. Photo: Reuters, Beawiharta

US Vice President Mike Pence announced US$10 billion in agreements between US and Indonesian companies on Thursday, reports Bloomberg.

The deals include agreements with ExxonMobil to supply liquid natural gas, with Lockheed Martin to provide F-16 fighter jet technology, and with General Electric to build electrical infrastructure.

Pence emphasized that the deals “represent the tremendous excitement that American companies feel about opportunities in Indonesia.”