The High Cost of Logistics
Infrastructure’s development has not succeeded in increasing the competitiveness of local products. Other innovations are necessary to suppress the high cost of logistics.
A Surge in air cargo tariffs in the last six months was only the tip of the acutely problematic iceberg of this country’s logistic mobility. Infrastructure development under Joko Widodo’s administration does not look as if it has succeeded in creating competitive logistics.
It was no surprise when logistic companies and postal services protested loudly when air cargo tariffs spiked more than 300 percent. Four logistic companies folde...