TECHNICAL BARRIERS TO TRADE (TBT)
HAMBATAN TEKNIS PERDAGANGAN
The regulation states that the importer of every forestry products (consists of 356 HS) as mentioned in the Annex of the Regulation, must meet the import requirements such as :br /Forestry Legality Productsbr /API U (General Importer Identification Number) for traded and/or transferable forestry productsbr /API P (Producer Importer Identification Number) for products used as raw or auxiliary materials for production process purposes onlybr /Import Approval from Minister of Tradebr /The company should apply Import Procedure and submit the report of the Import Realization through the portal HYPERLINK `http://inatrade.kemendag.go.id` http://inatrade.kemendag.go.id or Indonesia National Single Window portal (INSW). In case of force majeure, all of the request of application and report can be done manually.br /In addition, this regulation also required post audit assessment to assess company who receives the import recommendation. These activities are to ensure the compliance with the Regulation.
br /To enhance national competitivenessbr /To simplify the import license procedure