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The capital of Klaten Regency is located strategically between Yogyakarta and Solo. The vast majority of land in this region is fertile land for cultivation with a good irrigation system. This advantage give a great opportunity for Klaten to develop also economically.
Despite its sugar industry and tobacco crops, Klaten is also well known for its traditional textile manufacturing - the Lurik. The center of lurik is the village of Pedan. There are also some crafts centers of traditional products, making wayang, wooden furniture, etc.
Recently a casting iron industry is also developing in this region.