6 Economic Superhubs to be Built in IKN Nusantara

The government will build six economic superhubs for the nation’s capital city (IKN) to encourage the growth economy in eastern Indonesia. The economic superhub will integrate three cities: IKN, Balikpapan, and Samarinda. The six economic superhubs in question are Clean technology, Integrated pharmaceutical, Sustainable agriculture industry, Inclusive ecotourism, Chemical and chemical derivative product, and Low-carbon energy cluster.

Perpres Otorita IKN regulates the provision of infrastructure and the procurement of goods/services must comply with the legislation.Excluded from the provisions are including human resources for the procurement of goods/services, types of procurement, packaging strategies, selection methods, types of contracts, empowerment of local business actors, and the use of local business actors. The exception also includes other matters needed in the context of preparation, development, implementation, and development of the State Capital and partner regions.