Welcome Selamat Datang

... to the Australia Indonesia Business Council (AIBC). The AIBC is the peak, non-profit business association involved with the promotion and facilitation of trade and investment between Australia and Indonesia. We are a members-based organisation, and you can find more information about becoming a member of the AIBC here.

Please wait while JT SlideShow is loading images...
Photo Title 1Photo Title 2Photo Title 3

Upcoming Events  

AIBC NSW: Bimonthly Networking Drinks Sponsored By Compass Global Markets 

Date: Wednesday 30 April 2014  

Time: 5:30pm to 7:30pm         

Click here to register.


AIBC SA: May Networking Drinks    

Date: Thursday 1 May 2014  

Time: 9am to 5pm         

Click here to register.


AIBC NT: Developing the Territory    

Date: Monday & Tuesday 16-17 June 2014  

Time: 5pm to 6:30pm         

Click here to register.


 Latest news & opinions  

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has released some updated information on the New Colombo Plan. Background information is available here, you can access the fact sheet here, and you can read some background information on the Old Colombo Plan here.

AIBC QLD's recent lunch event with state Agriculture Minister John McVeigh received coverage in local media. Click here to read the article.

Trade and Investment Queensland are advertising
 for the position of ASEAN Commissioner. Click here to see the advertisement.

Former AIBC national president, Mr Chris Barnes, discussed IA-CEPA in this month's BRW. Business Review Weekly, 17 October - 20 November 2013. Click here to read the article.

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has released an important notice to exporters using AANZFTA regarding the acceptance of wholly produced or contained criterion. Click here to read the notice.

AIBC National President, Rebecca Mohr, discussed trade and business with Indonesia on the ABC Business program on 1 October 2013. 

AIBC National Vice President, Nathan Gray, discussed what hopes the AIBC has for Prime Minister Tony Abbott's visit to Jakarta. ABC Radio, 30 September 2013. Click here to listen to the interview.

Newly-elected Prime Minister, Tony Abbott, has announced his cabinet. Click here for a full list of the new cabinet.

An interview with AIBC President, Rod Morehouse, and an article from AIBC National Vice President, Chris Barnes, appear in Issue 1 of the Export Voice Magazine (on p. 29 and p. 26 respectively). Click here to access the magazine. 

AIBC awarded funding as part of the Asian Century Business Plan. Read the media release here.

Latest speeches

Capitalising on the Asian Century Speech by Mr Peter Varghese, Secretary of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade to the Committee for Economic Development of Australia – State of the Nation, 25 June 2013. Read here

Australian Business in Indonesia: An address by Chris Barnes, National Vice-President, AIBC to the Committee for the Economic Development of Australia (CEDA) Seminar on Australia Indonesia Economic Relations - Towards a Thriving Regional Partnership. Read here

Keynote address to the 3rd Annual Indonesia Trade & Commodity Finance Conference by ICC-Indonesia Chairman, Pak Noke Kiroyan, May 2013. Click here

Latest reports

NEW! On 22 January 2014, the government launched The 2014 Austrade Benchmark Report. The report presents Australia's attractiveness as a business and investment destination and compares Australia's position with that of other countries. For more information and to download the full report click here.

Indonesia Country Strategy submission: AIBC’s response to the Australian Government's call for input to assist in developing country strategies for Indonesia, May 2013. Click here

The NSW International Engagement Strategy, April 2013, provides a co-ordinated approach to growing international trade and investment activities in NSW. Read here

Understanding the Diversity of Indonesia's Consumers, McKinsey Quarterly, April 2013. Read here


This site is designed to be viewed in Internet Explorer 7 and above. You are currently viewing this site in Internet Explorer 6.