Book Chapter

Revealing Indonesian Port Competitiveness: Challenge and Performance

Sari Wahyuni, Alif Azadi Taufik, Kin Hui

Infrastructure Investment in Indonesia: A Focus on Ports | Open Book Publishers | Published : 2019

Abstract

The eighth chapter considers Indonesian port competitiveness. It notes that the Indonesian government is in the midst of planning broad policies and strategies concerning maritime and port development and has recently provided a reform package to improve logistics in the country to improve the supply chain. Results from focus group meetings, a detailed questionnaire and in-depth interviews with key port industry stakeholders and financial bodies in Indonesia are presented. Problematic factors contributing to port problems were identified from the perspective of research participants. The chapter identifies important aspects of port competitiveness: government support, business support and op..

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