Exports are the main source of growth of Gross Domestic Product of 6.5
percent in the third quarter of 2011 is compared to the same period the previous
year. The percentage contribution of exports of goods and services to GDP
growth year on year reached 8.3 percent, it said by Deputy Balance and
Statistical Analysis BPS-Statistics Indonesia.
Household consumption also plays a major role in GDP growth. Household
consumption expenditure by 2.7 per cent give a percentage to GDP growth.
Although national export slowdown, because the domestic economy continues to
grow the national economy was still able to grow. (Kompas.com 7 November 2011)