ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Dec 2018

On 20 December 2018, the Indonesian Ministry of Trade issued regulation 120/2018 amending for the fifth time regulation 20/2014 on the importation of alcoholic beverages (see Related State Acts).

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Ministry of Trade regulation 120/2018 (in Bahasa Indonesia)
http://jdih.kemendag.go.id/backendx/image/regulasi/02230136_Permendag_No._120_Th._2018.PDF

Inception date: 01 Jan 2019 | Removal date: open ended

Import-related non-tariff measure, nes

Regulation 120/2018 amends initial regulation 20/2014 on the importation of alcoholic beverages for the fifth time (see Related State Acts). This amendment introduces the requirement that the importation must be conducted through a bonded logistics centre ("PLB") (art. 10A).

The regulation defines PLB as "a Bonded Stockpiling Place to store goods originating outside the customs area and/or goods originating from other places within the customs area." (own translation)

The regulation came into force on 1 January 2019.

AFFECTED SECTORS