ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Aug 2013
In August 2013, the government of Indonesia announced an alteration to its export prohibitions.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Ministry of Agriculture regulation 86/2013 (in Bahasa Indonesia)
Regulation Nr. 86 2013 - English translation by USDA:
Assessment by USDA
On 30 August 2013, Indonesia introduced a new regulation (86/2013) affecting the allowed periods to import horticultural products. In particular, 80 per cent of total horticultural products must be imported during specific periods, which are approved twice annually. Chilies as well as fresh shallots are not subject to the allocation scheme and can be imported at any time.