The Name Chandicraft?
word candi in Indonesian is
pronounced chandi and means House of the Divine. The kings and
queens were considered divine monarchs; living incarnations of Hindu
Gods and Goddesses. These monarchs were not only responsible for
the spiritual and physical well-being of the people but for their cultural
and artistic advancement.
The quality of our handicrafts is closely monitored to ensure they are
crafted to the highest possible standard and are both
appealing and saleable. Chandicraft is dedicated to
customer satisfaction. To this end, customers are kept informed of the
progress of their orders through the use of digital photography. We will
endeavor to make your purchase process as smooth as possible, from ordering
The ideal minimum
quantity for teak root furniture is a mixed 20ft container, which keeps the
freight and document costs to a minimal. We can ship in smaller quantities
if you prefer.
The exceptions are:
Petrified wood as it has a very high
re-sale value. Up to 1000kg / 1 ton can be loaded per cubic meter, which
makes it economical. Ocean freight is usually around US$500.00 plus another USD430.00 for other
costs like handling and fumigation in Java and documents per order to the U.S.A. Europe is
usually less. Please e-mail us with the items you are considering
ordering and your closest large town or city and we will tell you the cost
for ocean freight to your location. The ocean freight is charged at cost, we
do not add extra.
- There will also be extra costs including port, handling, document, customs
clearance and transport charges in your country. If you only want to
purchase one or two tables it is cheaper to purchase from one of our
If you would like our wholesale pricelist FOB for 20ft. container please
e-mail me at
Payment is made directly to Chandicraft in Java in USD via
At least 50% of the full invoice value is requested as a deposit at the time
of ordering. The balance of the total invoice value is payable
via bank transfere when your order is
ready for shipping.
When you pay by bank
transfer there usually is a bank transfer charge of between $10-$40 US$.
This must be paid separately. The transfer takes between 1-5 days.
Our office and
production workshop in Java is
located at Mojolaban, Sukoharjo, Central Java,
Indonesia. We are a 20 minute drive from central Surakarta / Solo and a
40 minute drive from Solo International Airport.
Tel / Fax: +62 271
You don't have to
visit Java or Indonesia to enjoy the wonderful craftsmanship of Java, but if
you are coming to Java please come and see our operation first-hand. You are
ALL PRODUCTS ARE
SHIPPED DIRECT FROM JAVA