ANNOUNCEMENT 29 Dec 2012In December 2012, the government of Indonesia announced a change in import formalities.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Decree 83/2012 official title 83_M-DAG_PER_12_2012
Annex with the list of goods affected
On 29 December 2012, the Minister of Trade has issued Regulation No. 83/M-DAG/PER/12/2012, which follows the reasoning of the initial Regulation No. 56/M-DAG/PER/12/2008 (see related measure). In particular, additional requirements (such as licenses, pre-shipment inspections and limited access to seaports and airports) are imposed on imports of certain products. With respect to the initial decree 56/2008 (and its update57/2010), more than 300 tariff lines where added. The total amount of products affected reaches more than 800 tariff lines in 17 different sectors.
The new measure will enter into force on 1 January 2013. It is temporary and will expire on 31 December 2015.