Supply Chains

Why the minibus will survive Jakarta's transport revolution. Find out more

An aerial view of Indonesia's capital city of Jakarta, October 21, 2011. Jakarta is a classed as a megacity, those with a population of over 10 million people.  The United Nations' Department of Economic and Social Affairs said in a March 2010 report that by 2025, there will be 29 megacities globally from 21 two years ago, with the majority in developing countries. The world's population will reach seven billion on 31 October 2011.  Picture taken October 21, 2011  REUTERS/Supri  (INDONESIA - Tags: CITYSPACE) - LM2E7AQ0STU01

The minibus first appeared in the form of the 'oplet'. Image: REUTERS/Supri

Rémi Desmoulière
Our Impact
The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how Supply Chains is affecting economies, industries and global issues
A hand holding a looking glass by a lake
Crowdsource Innovation
Get involved with our crowdsourced digital platform to deliver impact at scale
Stay up to date:

Supply Chains

 Angkot at Kampung Melayu terminal, East Jakarta.
Image: Rémi Desmoulière, Author provided (No reuse)
Have you read?
The atmosphere of the Metro Mini bus at night.
Image: Rémi Desmoulière, Author provided (No reuse)
Don't miss any update on this topic

Create a free account and access your personalized content collection with our latest publications and analyses.

Sign up for free

License and Republishing

World Economic Forum articles may be republished in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public License, and in accordance with our Terms of Use.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.

Related topics:
Supply ChainsIndonesiaCities and Urbanization
World Economic Forum logo
Global Agenda

The Agenda Weekly

A weekly update of the most important issues driving the global agenda

Subscribe today

You can unsubscribe at any time using the link in our emails. For more details, review our privacy policy.

3 sectors share insights on measuring scope 3 emissions

Marion Jansen

December 4, 2023

About Us



Partners & Members

  • Join Us

Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2023 World Economic Forum