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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 TypeUnitary presidential constitutional republic
Official LanguagesIndonesian
Currency Indonesian rupiah, IDR
Phone Code +62
Important CitiesSurabaya, Bandung, Medan, Semarang, Bekasi, Tangerang, Depok, Palembang, South Tangerang
National DayGreek Independence Day (25th Mar)
Ease of Doing Business Ranking73 (Easy)
Primary IndustriesAgriculture, Livestock, Forestry,Fishery, Mining, Non-oil and Gas Manufacturing, Automotive, Hydrocarbons, Electronics, Footwear, Textile Products, Paper Products, Coal, Oil, Gold
Major Exportscrude oil, natural gas, tin, copper, gold, machinery and equipment, chemicals, fuels, foodstuffs, oil and gas, electrical appliances, plywood, rubber and textiles.
Major Exports to IndiaAnimal, Hides and skins, Footwear, Stone and Glass, Food Products, Textiles and Clothing, Machinery and Electricals, Transportation, Wood, Plastic or Rubber
Major ImportsRefined Petroleum, Crude Petroleum, Telephones, Vehicle Parts, Petroleum Gas, Food industry waste, animal fodder, Electrical machinery, equipment, Organic chemicals, Cereals, Mineral fuels including oil, Machinery including computers, Articles of iron or steel.
Major Imports from IndiaChemicals, Transportation, Raw materials, Machinery and Electricals, Metals, Vegetables, Animal, Fuels, Textiles and Clothing, Plastic or Rubber
Foreign Relations
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
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)
Indian Embassy Details for IndonesiaH.E. Manoj Kumar Bharti
Honourable Ambassador
Embassy of India
Jalan H.R. Rasuna Said Kav.S-1, Kuningan, Jakarta-12950
Phone: 00-62-21-5204150, 5204152, 5204157, 5264931
Embassy Details of Indonesia in IndiaH.E. Ms. Ina H. Krisnamurthi
Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia
50 A, Kautilya MargChanakyapuriNew Delhi-110021