Strengthening National Logistic Ecosystem to Increase Indonesia Competitiveness in International Trade

Elfi Haris, OK. Saidin, Ningrum Natasya Sirait, Maria Kaban
2022 Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research   unpublished
One aspect that determines the competitiveness of a country is the arrangement of national logistics. Logistics is a supply chain of goods and services from the producer to the goods received by the final consumer. The value of an item is determined by various factors such as production costs, marketing costs, logistics and expected profits. Business practitioners say that the price of an item contains at least 24% of the logistics cost factor. This research is to see the condition of
more » ... s national logistics and the efforts that can be made in managing the national logistics. The research method is normative legal research with primary and secondary data sources. One of the considerations of investors who will invest in a country is the logistics performance of that country. A reliable source of data and usually used as a reference is a survey conducted by the World Bank in the form of the Logistics Performance Index. In 2018 Indonesia was still ranked 46th with a score of 3.15. Indonesia's position is under Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam and Malaysia. This condition is in accordance with the fact that the value of investment entering Indonesia is still below the neighboring countries, especially Vietnam. This shows that there are problems in Indonesia's logistics that need to be strengtheningd. The number of parties involved in the display of goods from the port, the same notification must be made repeatedly in the process of releasing goods, inadequate infrastructure and high congestion add to the problems in Indonesia's logistics performance. The government must strengthening to strengthening Indonesia's competitiveness in international trade. With national logistics, it is hoped that the efficiency of Indonesian manufactured goods will be created which will ultimately be able to compete with the products of other countries.
doi:10.2991/assehr.k.220204.038 fatcat:kk754jt7ubdcnpeqjp7usaywci