ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Feb 2009In February 2009, the government of Indonesia announced a change in import duties.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Measure listed as verified see WTO monitoring report 26 March 2009 (Annex I). Measure also noted in the EC monitoring report 12 June 2009 (Annex 2.1)
Official document from the Ministry of Finance (in Indonesian):
WTO Tariff Download Facility:
The Ministry of Finance regulation 19/2009 raised import tariffs on certain products that compete with locally manufactured products. The product affected are packaged juices(10 to 15%), instant coffee (5 to 10%), iron wire (7.5 to 10%), wire nails (0 to 7.5%) and electrical and non-electrical milling machines (0 to 7.5%).
The Decree was adopted on 13 February 2009.
The tariffs for processed milk products were revised on 28 May 2009 (cf. Related state acts).
The regulation 19/PMK.011/2009 by the Indonesian Ministry of Finance reduced the tariff rates for a number of products. As all of them were increased later again, this intervention is no longer classified as implemented.
The regulation came into force on 13 February 2009.