Why Indonesia has huge potential for Bus, Coach and Truck Markets?
The Regulation of Vehicle Age (Bus and Truck).
According to data from BPS (Statistics Indonesia) regarding the number of vehicles registered until 2016 had 129,281,079 units of vehicles including 2,486,898 unit of bus, 7,063 433 units of commercial vehicle (truck, special vehicles), 14,580.666 units of car, and 105,150,082 units of motorbike (source from https://www.bps.go.id/linkTableDinamis/view/id/1133). Indonesia government will regulate bus and truck age. The regulation of bus age is to 25 years and tourism bus (coach) to 10 years. There are around 30% of buses with over 20 years age. Indonesia will need over 200,000 units of new buses to replace old buses in this 5 years.
From now to 2024.
Annual growth of >3% is expected in global truck market, mainly driven by global GDP growth, estimated at 3.3% per year. Procurement of New Coaches – Tourism Sector Booming! Indonesia is aiming to 20 million visitors by the end of 2019. There has 10 new destinations ready now. In order to serve the number of visitors, the travel companies are predict to add 5,000 new coaches until 2019.
The Indonesian Mining Sector is Getting Better and Brighter.
The power projects of 35,000 MW began to be realized, the share of coal in the national energy mix reaches 50.4% from 50.3% initially. Additional capacity of coal-fired power plants is projected at 31.9 Gigawatt (GW) in the next 10 years. Seeing the state electricity company business, coal business is predicted to be growing and brighter in future. The indicators is the sales of truck and heavy equipment in mining sector to increase more than 100% in the first half of 2017.
Indonesia is trying to lure investors for a $450 billion infrastructure drive to boost its economy.
Indonesia will spend over USD 450 bn in infrastructure projects until 2030 including toll roads, new intercity road, railway projects (MRT, LRT, High/Medium Speed Train, Trans Sumatera, Trans Papua, Trans Sulawesi, Trans Kalimantan), new airport, new seaport and terminal, etc. Many toll roads and new intercity roads are ready to operate in 2019.