ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Aug 2012In August 2012, the government of Indonesia initiated a new safeguard investigation.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
WTO Document G/SG/N/6/IDN/19 of 4 September 2012
Imposition of duties:
List of excluded countries:
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.