ANNOUNCEMENT 05 Nov 2008
In November 2008, the government of Indonesia initiated a new safeguard investigation. A definitive safeguard duty was imposed in October 2009 and terminated in September 2012.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
G/SG/N/10/IDN/3, G/SG/N/11/IDN/3, G/SG/N/8/IDN/3: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=True&HasSpanishRecord=True&CatalogueIdList=74257&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=0&FullTextHash=371857150
On November 5, 2008 Indonesia initiated a safeguard investigation on wire nail/wire of iron/non-alloy steel (not plated). The investigation followed a complaint made on October 17, 2008 by Compartment Long Product, Cluster of Wires and Nails (formerly Ikatan Pabrik Kawat dan Paku Indonesia/ IPPAKI) of the Indonesian Iron and Steel Industry Association (IISIA) on behalf of wire nails producers.
On October 7, 2009 Indonesia imposed a definitive safeguard duty for a period of three years with the following timetable for progressive liberalization:
1 October 2009-30 September 2010, 145%
1 October 2010-30 September 2011, 115%
1 October 2011-30 September 2012, 85%
The products subject to definitive safeguard duties are classified under the following HS code subheading: 7317.00.10.00.