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About Indonesia

Indonesia, officially known as the Republic of Indonesia, is a Southeast Asia country consisting of more than seventeen thousand islands, including Sumatra, Java, Borneo, Sulawesi, and New Guinea.

Indonesia has a mixed economy in which both the private sector and government play vital roles. It is the largest economy in the ASEAN region. Indonesia is famous for Palm Oil cultivation.

Indonesia has abundant natural resources like oil and natural gas, coal, tin, copper, gold, and nickel, while agriculture produces rice, palm oil, tea, coffee, cacao, medicinal plants, spices, and rubber

Country Facts


Basic Details
Capital CityJakarta
Government TypePresidential Constitutional Republic
Official LanguagesIndonesian
CurrencyIndonesian rupiah, IDR
Phone Code +62
Important CitiesSurabaya, Bandung, Medan, Semarang, Bekasi, Tangerang, Depok, Palembang, South Tangerang
National DayIndependence Day (17th Aug)
GDP (nominal)USD 1417.387 Billion
Ease of Doing Business Ranking73
Primary IndustriesAgriculture, Livestock, Forestry,Fishery, Mining, Non-oil and Gas Manufacturing, Automotive, Hydrocarbons, Electronics, Footwear, Textile Products, Paper Products, Coal, Oil, Gold
Foreign Relations
Bordering NationsPhilippines, Australia, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Malaysia, Singapore
Member ofInternational Monetary Fund(IMF), Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank(AIIB), Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation(APEC), Association of Southeast Asian Nations(ASEAN), Brunei Darussalam-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines East ASEAN Growth Area(BIMP-EAGA), Group of 15(G15), Group of 20(G20), Group of 77(G77), Indian Ocean Rim Association(IORA), Organisation of Islamic Co-operation(OIC), Pacific Economic Cooperation Council(PECC), United Nations(UN), World Trade Organization(WTO), East Asia Summit(EAS)
Major ExportsMining, Metals & Minerals, Edible Oils & Seeds, Electrical Products, Cosmetics and Accessories, Machinery & Appliances, Rubber and Products, Gems & Jewellery, Fashion and Apparel, Books and Papers, Household Items & Products, Plastics and Products, Chemical Products, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Animal Meat and Food Preperations
Major ImportsMining, Metals & Minerals, Machinery & Appliances, Plastics and Products, Chemical Products, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Cereals & Pulses, Gems & Jewellery, Agriculture & Farming Products and Solutions, Edible Oils & Seeds, Silk & Textiles, Books and Papers, Hides, Leather & Tannery, Fruits and Nuts, Vegetables and Related Products
Total Exports ValueUSD 291.979 Billion
Total Imports ValueUSD 237.447 Billion
Foreign Trade BalanceUSD 54.532 Billion (Excess)
Foreign Relations with India
Trade Agreements with IndiaGlobal System of Trade and Preferences (GSTP), India ASEAN Trade in Goods Agreement, Partial Scope Agreement (PSA), Economic Integration Agreement (EIA), Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, bilateral trade
Major Exports to IndiaMining, Metals & Minerals, Edible Oils & Seeds, Chemical Products, Agriculture & Farming Products and Solutions, Rubber and Products, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Machinery & Appliances, Wood and Pulp, Silk & Textiles, Plastics and Products, Spices, Retail & Fmcg Products, Hides, Leather & Tannery
Major Imports from IndiaMining, Metals & Minerals, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Machinery & Appliances, Chemical Products, Cereals & Pulses, Edible Oils & Seeds, Animal Meat and Food Preperations, Electrical Products, Hides, Leather & Tannery, Silk & Textiles, Plastics and Products, Spices, Rubber and Products
India's Imports ValueUSD 28,820.41 Million
India's Exports ValueUSD 10,024.30 Million
Trade Balance with IndiaUSD 18 Million (Excess)
Indian Embassy Details for IndonesiaEmbassy of India
H.E. Mr. Sandeep Chakravorty
Honourable Ambassador
Jalan H.R. Rasuna Said Kav.S-1, Kuningan, Jakarta-12950
00-62-21-5204150, 5204152, 5204157, 5264931

Consulate General of India in Medan
Shubham Singh
Consul General
19, Jl. Uskup Agung A. Sugiopranoto - Medan-20152, Indonesia

Consulate General of India in Bali
Mr. R.O Sunil Babu
Consul General
JI.Raya Puputan, No 163, Renon, Denpasar,Bali 80235,, Denpasar-Bali, Indonesia
0062-361-259502, 259503

Jawaharlal Nehru Indian Cultural Centre, Jakarta
Mr. Makrand Shukla
JNICC Director
Jl. Patra Kuningan VIII No. 1, Kuningan Jakarta Selatan Indonesia
00-62-21-5207640; 021-29332692

Indian Cultural Centre, Bali

Jl. Raya Puputan 42-44, Renon, Denpasar-Bali, Indonesia.

Embassy Details of Indonesia in IndiaEmbassy of the Republic of Indonesia
H.E. Ms. Ina H. Krisnamurthi
50 A, Kautilya MargChanakyapuriNew Delhi-110021

Consulate General in Mumbai
Mr. Edy Wardoyo
Consul General
19, Altamount road, Cumballa Hill Mumbai 400 026
+91-22-23868678 (O)

Honorary Consulate of Indonesia in Kolkata
H.E. Mr. Saharia Mahesh Kumar
Honorary Consul
119 Park Street 4C White House, Kolkata-700 016
+91-33-2229 6557/6658 (O)