Astra International

Case Study – Astra International: Building successful international business around fluxing national government policy.

Case questions-

  1. Briefly summarise the political environment in Indonesia over the five periods.
  2. Why has Astra International been so successful while operating under high levels of political and economic uncertainty?
  3. What are the risks of doing business in emerging markets such as Indonesia, and how can they be reduced?
  4. What did Astra International do to limit the impact of multinational firms operating in Indonesia?
  5. If you were a foreign firm, would you consider doing business in Indonesia? Include your reasons in your response.