IDC Indonesia reports that the ICT spending will increase 16% to US$29.5 billion in 2020, from the 2017’s prediction of US$25.4 billion.
IDC feels that Indonesia’s aim for e-commerce transactions to hit US$18 billion this year and US$130 billion by 2020 is unrealistic.
Amazon.com Inc will be bringing a US$600-million war-chest into Indonesia with its designs on the country’s e-commerce market, according to a local media report.
According to IDC Indonesia’s Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, 6.5 million smartphones were shipped in Indonesia in the first quarter of 2016, reflecting a moderate 2.7% YoY (year-on-year) growth but declining 22.2% quarter-on-quarter.
Speaking to DNA on the sidelines of the recent Oppo F1 launch event in Jakarta, media engagement officer Aryo Meidianto said that Oppo is trying to capture 20% of the smartphone market in Indonesia.
Keputusan TI 60 persen lebih perusahaan Indonesia akan dipimpin oleh CEO Belanja TI Indonesia tahun 2016 US$15,3 miliar, meningkat 8,3 % dari 2015
Indonesia has a trade deficit of US$1.9 billion, and its Government is trying to tighten the outflow with a new regulation could adversely affect the nation's vibrant smartphone market.