Shopee is a Singapore based multinational tech company that specializes in e-commerce, and is considered the largest e-commerce platform in South East Asia with 343 million monthly visitors. It serves consumers and sellers across countries in East Asia, Latin America and Europe.
On 11th November 2022, the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Jakarta organized a meeting with the participation of Mr.Suresh De Mel, Chairman & Chief Executive of the Export Development Board (EDB), Ms. Anoma Premathilaka, Director-Market Developments Division of EDB and Senior representatives of Shopee to discuss modalities for Sri Lankan companies to enter the Indonesian market through Shopee.
Indonesia, with a 1US$ trillion GDP, is the world’s fourth-most populous country with more than 270 million people and a middle class of 180 million and growing. According to recent articles Indonesia will rank among the top 10 economies in the world in near future. With over 171 million internet users, Indonesia is one of the biggest online markets worldwide. The number of online shoppers in Indonesia was forecasted to increase to 65 million by 2022, from 20 million in 2017.
Embassy of Sri Lanka
25th November 2022