ANNOUNCEMENT 19 Nov 2009

In November 2009, the government of Indonesia announced a change in import formalities.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Ministry of Industry and Jakarta Post, 16 November 2009 (http://www.depperin.go.id/ENG/Publication/IndReview/2009/20091711.htm)


Inception date: 19 Nov 2009 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import-related non-tariff measure, nes

The Agriculture Minister's Regulation No. 27/2009 on fruit and vegetable imports entered into force on 19 November 2009. The new regulation helps to prevent imports of fruits and vegetables potentially carrying hazardous chemical residues. Importers are now obliged to attach certification letters mentioning the imported fruits and vegetables do not contain dangerous chemicals as regulated by the UN's Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO).