ANNOUNCEMENT 04 Jan 2009
In January 2009, the government of Indonesia extended a safeguard duty following the conclusion of a sunset review. The duty was terminated in January 2012.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
WTO, Committee on Safeguards - Notification under Article 12.1(c) of the Agreement on Safeguards (Extension of the Existing Measure) - Indonesia - Porcelain and non-porcelain ceramic tableware, issued on 3 February 2009, document No. G/SG/N/14/IDN/1: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=80677,101891,102772,98484,98497,74257,99028,91863,89635,84748&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=9&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=True&HasSpanishRecord=True
On 4 January 2009, the Indonesian authorities extended the definitive safeguard duty imposed on imports of porcelain and non-porcelain ceramic tableware for a period of three years. The products subject to duties are classified under the following HS code subheadings 6911.10, 6911.90 and 6912.00. The decision follows a sunset review initiated on 5 June 2008. Certain developing countries are excluded from the measure. The original measure was imposed in January 2006.
The duty expired on 4 January 2012.