ANNOUNCEMENT 08 Apr 2009

On 8 April 2009, the Indonesian Ministry of Agriculture issued regulation 20/Permentan/OT.140/4/2009 changing the provisions for importers of carcass, meat and/or offal. The regulation came into force on the day of its issuance and was amended by regulation 50/2011 on 1 October 2011 (cf. Related Measures).

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

2

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Regulation 20/Permentan/OT.140/4/2009 (in English):
http://rulebook-jica.ekon.go.id/english/4527_20_PERMENTAN_OT.140_4_2009_e.html

Appendix of the regulation (in Bahasa Indonesia):
http://rulebook-jica.ekon.go.id/pdfs/4527_20_PERMENTAN_OT.140_4_2009_i_Lampiran.pdf

Previous regulation 64/Permentan/OT.140/12/2006 (translated into English by FAO):
http://faolex.fao.org/docs/pdf/ins74641.pdf


Inception date: 08 Apr 2009 | Removal date: 07 Sep 2011
Still in force

Import-related non-tariff measure, nes

The importers no longer need to be members of the Indonesia Meat Importer Association (art. 7).

AFFECTED SECTORS

 
Inception date: 08 Apr 2009 | Removal date: 07 Sep 2011
Still in force

Import-related non-tariff measure, nes

However, compared to earlier provisions, the labelling on the package needs to be in Indonesian and English (art. 22(3)).