Batam, Indonesia 16 June 2015. Tractus Asia Indonesia Country Representative, Mr. Daniel Bellefleur, was invited by the Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to present on Indonesian maritime investment opportunities and overall country competitiveness. As Indonesia is the largest populated archipelago on Earth and strategically positioned between economic giants China, India, and Australia, the country has incredible opportunity to utilize its aquatic resources to fuel economic growth. Although Indonesia holds great potential for maritime investment, currently underdeveloped sea infrastructure, a challenging business policy regime, and years of underinvestment in waterways and the navy challenge companies looking to grow oceanic business. By presenting to over 70 attendees from the government and private sector, Daniel highlighted Indonesia’s strengths and where the government could improve in order to stimulate investment into maritime industries.