ANNOUNCEMENT 18 Jul 2013

In July 2013, the government of Indonesia announced an altered import quota.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 1 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Reuters, July 19, 2013, 'Indonesia opens door to unlimited live cattle imports, scraps quotas': http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/07/19/indonesia-beef-imports-idUSL4N0FP1C620130719
Keputusan Menteri Perdagangan (Ministry of Trade) Decree 699/M-DAG/KEP/7/2013 (in Bahasa Indonesia): http://www.kemendag.go.id/files/regulasi/2013/07/18/699m-dagkep72013-id-1374336952.pdf
USDA Indonesia, unofficial English translation of the decree: http://usdaindonesia.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/Kepmendag-No-699-2013.pdf


Inception date: 18 Jul 2013 | Removal date: 16 Jan 2014
Still in force

Import quota

On July 18, 2013, the Indonesian Ministry of Trade issued Decree no. 699/M-DAG/KEP/7/2013, in which the import quota for live bovine cattle are abolished. Import of live cattle is now allowed until December 31, 2013, subject to ministerial approval with a view to maintaining a reference price of 75,000-76,000 rupiah (US$ 7.46-7.55) per kg for domestic beef.

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