ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Dec 2011
In December 2011, the government of Indonesia initiated a new safeguard investigation and definitive duties were imposed in August 2013 for a period of three years.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
WTO, 27 January 2012, Document: G/SG/N/6/IDN/17: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=99979,100420,61016,65106,43685,40452,47588,31937,80991,99609&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=6&FullTextHash=
WTO, Committee on Safeguards - Notification under article 12.1(b) of the Agreement on Safeguards on finding a serious injury or threat thereof, 26 August 2013, Document No. G/SG/N/8/IDN/14/Suppl.1 ; G/SG/N/10/IDN/14/Suppl.1 ; G/SG/N/11/IDN/12: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=121561,121573,118926,118717,117119,116431,116334,115958,115875,115765&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=2&FullTextHash=
On 20 January 2012, the Republic of Indonesia initiated a safeguard investigation on articles of finished casing and tubing with yield strength of over 75,000 psi and worked pipe-end under HS Code 7304.2900. The application was lodged on 30 December 2011 by Asosiasi Produsen Pipa Pemboran Minyak dan Gas Bumi Indonesia.
On 6 of August 2013, the Indonesian authorities imposed definitive safeguard duty on imports of the subject good for a period of four years. The rate of duty between 6 August 2013 and 5 August 2014 is Rp 28,439 per kilogram (USD 2.77 per kg). The rate of duty between 6 August 2014 and 5 August 2015 is Rp 28,001 per kilogram (USD 2.38 per kg). The rate of duty between 6 August 2015 and 5 August 2016 is Rp 27,564 per kilogram (USD 2.04 per kg). The rate of duty between 6 August 2016 and 5 August 2017 is Rp 27,126 per kilogram (approx. USD 2.01 per kg). The duty expires on 6 August 2017 unless extended. A number of developing countries are excludes from this measure.