The Arabica Gayo
coffee trademark dispute (cultivated in Aceh) between the Government of Indonesia
versus the Dutch government who has registered the brand in the WTO in Europe three
years ago, although not over yet but it is strong evidence that the right of Geographical
Indications (GI) Coffee Arabica Gayo be strong evidence the
ownership of the government of Indonesia. With the publication of Coffee Arabica
Gayo IG certification, the Dutch businessman can not claim the Gayo Coffee brands such as GI labels to be
affixed on every package.