Digital economy sales can grow to US$240 billion in 2025, according to Google-Temasek report released today. The number is predicted to increase by more than 3 times from this year projection’s US$72 billion. And it is estimated to grow higher than the previously-expected US$200 billion.
The 2018 is an e-commerce year for ASEAN, as sales rose twice compared to last year. Lazada, Shopee, and Tokopedia are some of the local players in the area.
Besides e-commerce, online transportation sector is also considered attractive. In 2018, online transportation and food delivery revenue reached US$7.7 billion. And in 2025, it is estimated to reach nearly US$30 billion.
The report showed significant growth of Indonesia digital economy. In 2018, Indonesia digital economy achieved US$27 billion sales. In 2025, Indonesia digital economy is estimated to rocket around 4 times to US$100 billion.