Australia and Indonesia sign landmark trade agreement

4 March 2019

Sealing an historic treaty with an important trade and strategic partner, Australian Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, signed the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA) with Indonesian Minister for Trade H.E Enggartiasto Lukita, in Jakarta, Indonesia, on 4 March 2019.  This agreement launches a new chapter in economic relations between Australia and Indonesia.

Australia's two-way trade with Indonesia was worth $16.8 billion in 2017-18, making Indonesia our 13th largest trading partner.

Media release: Australia and Indonesia sign landmark Trade Agreement

Full text: Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement

Australia's Trade, Tourism and Investment Minister, Simon Birmingham, shakes hands with Indonesian Minister for Trade, H.E Enggartiasto Lukita. Credit: DFAT
Last Updated: 4 March 2019