Bhinneka’s CEO says the Indoneisan electronics ecommerce market will grow, and his firm will now target an IPO in the not so distant future.
Internet Penetration Rate 17.1%
Literacy Rate 93%
Indonesia is a tricky market. Though it has immense potential growth over the next decade, the country is comprised of over 10,000 islands, with diverse languages and cultures in many different areas, so reaching out to these people has its own sets of challenges. The tech infrastructure is still growing, too. But where many might see a hindrance at first glance can turn out to be opportunities for savvy players
Country data primarily sourced from World Bank's Data Bank.
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