Indonesia

ASEAN's Biggest Rapid Growing Consumer Market

Overview

ASEAN's Biggest Rapid Growing Consumer Market

Currently the sixteenth largest economy in the world, Indonesia continues to become an increasingly popular choice for savvy entrepreneurs wanting to break into Asia. Market observers expect Indonesia will become the world’s fourth-largest economy by 2050. Entering into the market sooner rather than later will offer significant returns on investment. Moving early enables you to capitalize on the growing market potential before your competitors enter the mix.

With an economy that has grown more than 5% per year for the past 10 years, it’s clear why Indonesia is a firm favorite among foreign investors. Indonesia is the fourth most populated country in the world and the largest economy in Southeast Asia with a 2014 nominal GDP of $888.6 billion. With strong economic growth and a young population, many economists have argued that it should be added to the so-called BRIC economies as an up-and-coming emerging market.

Those looking to invest in Indonesia should start with the Jakarta Composite Index (JCI). While the rest of the world was in a recession between 2009 and 2012, the country's primary equity index jumped from a low of around 1140 to a high of around 4100. And it was one of the only emerging markets in the world to come out of 2011 with any real economic growth.

Few foreign investors know that Indonesia’s economy has shown the most stable growth of any economy globally since the second world war; the consuming middle class of Indonesia is set to grow by 90 million people over the next 12 years; there are now 103 million millennials born between 1975 and 1998; or that it is now the largest digital economy of South East Asia.

Our services

Insights

Doing Business

Comparison of Doing Business in Vietnam and Indonesia

With large populations, growing economy, and competitive tax incentives, both Vietnam and Indonesia have emerged in recent years as potential hubs for business and foreign ...

Read more
Doing Business

Guide to Manufacturing Investment in Indonesia

As we know, Indonesia is one of the largest countries in the world that has various important roles among countries in Southeast Asia. The country ...

Read more
FDI

Foreign Direct Investment In Indonesia: Opportunities And Challenges

Nowadays, Indonesia becomes more popular with foreign direct investment players who want to enter the Asia market, as the country marks the 16th largest economy ...

Read more
General

How Coronavirus Could Reshape Education in Indonesia?

It should come to no surprise that due to the coronavirus has spread rapidly across the country have taken swift action to mitigate the development ...

Read more

Indonesia

Jakarta

Sona Topas Tower, 21st Floor, Jl. Jend. Sudirman No.kav 26, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 12920

Phone: +6221 80625254

How can we help you thrive? Let's work together