Exporting to Indonesia

A guide for British businesses who are interested in developing their overseas trade and doing business in Indonesia.



A detailed guide on doing business in and with Indonesia. The guide contains information on:

  • challenges of doing business in Indonesia
  • growth potential of the market
  • trade between the UK and Indonesia
  • opportunities in Indonesia
  • start-up and market entry considerations
  • legal considerations
  • tax and customs considerations
  • entry requirements
  • who to contact for more help

More information


Learn about changes for UK exporters to Indonesia if the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

Managing risk

Find out how UK companies can control risks when doing business in Indonesia.

Export opportunities and advice

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Published 11 April 2014
Last updated 5 March 2018 + show all updates
  1. 2018 revision of exporting to Indonesia guide with amendments in all sections.
  2. 2016 update to Exporting to Indonesia guide.
  3. First published.