Overview: In 2018 Indonesia was the number 16 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 28 in total exports, the number 27 in total imports, and the number 75 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2018, Indonesia exported $197B and imported $180B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $17.4B. In 2018, Indonesia's exports per capita were $737 and its imports per capita were $672.
Trade: The top exports of Indonesia are Coal Briquettes ($22.1B), Palm Oil ($16.7B), Petroleum Gas ($10.8B), Crude Petroleum ($5.52B), and Rubber ($4.41B). The top imports of Indonesia are Refined Petroleum ($16.1B), Crude Petroleum ($8.32B), Vehicle Parts ($3.83B), Telephones ($3.33B), and Petroleum Gas ($2.67B).
Destinations: Indonesia exports mostly to China ($28.1B), Japan ($20.4B), United States ($19.7B), India ($14.5B), and Singapore ($14.4B), and imports mostly from China ($43.7B), Singapore ($24.8B), Japan ($15.7B), Thailand ($10.3B), and South Korea ($8.94B).
Location: Indonesia borders Timor-Leste, Malaysia, and Papua New Guinea by land and Australia, India, Palau, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, and Christmas Island by sea.