RI trade balance restored
Stefanno Reinard Sulaiman
The Jakarta Post
Indonesia’s latest trade figures, which recorded a surplus in the first quarter of 2018, while welcome, nonetheless show a continued reliance on raw commodities.
The Central Statistics Agency (BPS) announced on Monday that in the first quarter of 2018 Indonesia booked a trade surplus of US$1.09 billion.
“Non-oil and gas exports stood at $2.02 billion in March,” BPS chief Suha...