ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Aug 2012

In August 2012, the government of Indonesia initiated a new safeguard investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Initiation:
WTO Document G/SG/N/6/IDN/19 of 4 September 2012
Imposition of duties:
http://rulebook-jica.ekon.go.id/english/4910_193_PMK.011_2012_e.html
List of excluded countries:
http://rulebook-jica.ekon.go.id/pdfs/4910_193_PMK.011_2012_i_Lamp.pdf


Inception date: 05 Dec 2012 | Removal date: 05 Jul 2013
Still in force

Safeguard

On 24 August 2012, the Indonesian Government initiated a safeguard investigation on imports of wheat flour. The product falls under HS code 1101.0010.
The application was filed by the Indonesian Flour Mills Association on 13 August 2012.
 

On 5 December 2012, Indonesia imposed a 20 percent 'emergency' tariff on wheat flour imports. The measure will be temporary and expire after 200 days.

The measure is selective with respect to the affected countries, excluding 118 potential trading partners, listed in annex of the regulation.
 

AFFECTED SECTORS

 

AFFECTED PRODUCTS