ANNOUNCEMENT 28 May 2013In May 2013, the government of Indonesia announced a change in import formalities.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Regulation 23/2013 , english translation by USDA
Secondary source: USDA
Suspension of Regulation 23/2013
On 28 May 2013, Indonesia introduced a price stabilisation mechanism for soy beans (the Soybean Price Stabilization Program) that affects the import and price level of soy beans(HS 1201.90.00.00).
Article 2, Paragraph 1 of Regulation 23/2013 specifies the scope of the mechanism. In particular, the purchase (including imports) of soy beans from farmer groups,farmer group association, or farmer cooperatives and the sale of soy beans are regulated in terms of price,amount, time and designated area.
On 20 September 2013, Indonesia introduced a new regulation (No.51/M - DAG/PER/9/2013) that suspends regulation 23/2013.