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Bukalapak expands services to regional market

  • Marchio Irfan Gorbiano

    The Jakarta Post

Singapore   /   Fri, May 24 2019   /  02:50 am

Online marketplace Bukalapak has expanded its services to regional markets through its recently launched Bukaglobal program, paving the way for its local merchant partners to tap into overseas markets.Through Bukaglobal, merchants can take orders from buyers in Singapore, Malaysia, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Brunei Darussalam in a service claimed to be the first of its kind offered by an Indonesian e-commerce platform.Bukalapak president and cofounder Muhamad Fajrin Rasyid said at Bukaglobal’s recent launch event in Singapore that the strong presence of a middle class in the five territories, its proximity to Indonesia as well as the familiarity of the domestic populations to Indonesian products, were factors that influenced Bukalapak’s decision to launch the service in the aforementioned territories, while adding that Bukaglobal could be expanded to more countries.“We believe that 350 ...