ANNOUNCEMENT 28 May 2018

On 28 May 2018, the Indonesian Ministry of Agriculture issued regulation 24/2018, updating the import provisions for horticultural products.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE

Ministry of Agriculture regulation 24/2018 (in Bahasa Indonesia)
http://riph.pertanian.go.id/asset/media/download/file/18a63615b9dc4e71af1ecea4e3610051.pdf

Inception date: 06 Jun 2018 | Removal date: open ended

Import-related non-tariff measure, nes

Regulation 24/2018 by the Indonesian Ministry of Agriculture amends regulation 38/2017 (see related state acts) and lifts a number of import restrictions on horticultural products.

Inter alia, it scraps the provision that imports may only occur outside the period of harvest (scrapped art.6 of regulation 38/2017). Furthermore, importers are no longer restricted to two import applications per year (art. 10 of regulation 24/2018).

The regulation came into force on 6 June 2018.

AFFECTED SECTORS