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Country Profile


Indonesian FlagIndonesia is the world’s third-largest democracy, its largest archipelagic state with 18,000 islands, and home to its largest Muslim population.

Indonesia is a priority relationship for New Zealand, with cooperation across a wide range of areas. Indonesia has experienced rapid economic growth since becoming a democracy. It is the world’s sixteenth largest economy projected to be the seventh largest by 2030. With a population nearing 250 million and a growing consumer class, Indonesia is a key market for New Zealand’s exports. Indonesia is a key partner for New Zealand in the Asia-Pacific region. Indonesian coat of Arms

New Zealand and Indonesia enjoy an open trading relationship with AANZFTA the catalyst to continued growth of trade. But import licencing regulations have been an impediment to growth of meat and horticultural exports. Approximately 90% of New Zealand’s exports to Indonesia are primary products (principally dairy products – about 43% – meat, wood pulp and other wood products).
A revised Air Services Arrangement was signed in October 2013 and Air New Zealand re-commenced direct Auckland to Bali flights.

In 2011, New Zealand and Indonesia signed an Arrangement on Education Cooperation.

Country Statistics

Constitutional:  Republic
Capital:  Jakarta
Head of State:  President Susilo Bambang YUDHOYONO
Population:  253,609,643 (July 2014 est.)
GDP (PPP):  $1.285 trillion (2013 est.)
GDP per capita:  $5,200 (2013 est.)
Total Export Trade:  US$178.9 billion (2013 est.)
Main Exports:  Oil and gas, electrical appliances, plywood, textiles, rubber
Total Import Trade:  US$178.6 billion (2013 est.)
Main Imports:  Machinery and equipment, chemicals, fuels, foodstuffs

Exports to NZ
NZ$871 million (2013 est.)

Main export to NZ
Petroleum oils, Crude Oil, Oil cake, Rubber tyres, Fertilisers

Imports from NZ
NZ$886 million (2013 est.)

Main Imports from NZ
Dairy, beef, forest products, meat or fish meal

Total FDI

US$ 18,443 million (2013 est.)

Trade agreement(s) with NZ
ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand FTA (AANZFTA) Agreement

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Latest Currency Converter (Indonesian Rupiah):

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Doing Business in ASEAN – Indonesia

NZ Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade Indonesia profile:

NZTE Market Overview:


Latest monthly trade with NZ

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Indonesia’s Embassy in NZ

Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia, Wellington:

Indonesia consul in NZ

Honorary Consulate of Indonesia, Auckland: Currently vacant


Indonesian Trade Promotion Centre in Australia

NZ Head of Mission in Indonesia

New Zealand Embassy Jakarta, Indonesia

NZ Trade Office in Indonesia New Zealand Trade and Enterprise, Jakarta

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Ministry of Trade (including; Registered Import/Export companies in Indonesia, Trade Licensing, Economic Profiles etc)

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