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EuroCham with the US-ASEAN Business Council visited the Directorate General of Customs and Excise Office on 29 November 2017 to convey concerns regarding the current condition of lead time for import clearance at airports. Such problem is a result of longer storage time of goods at warehouse, while most imported goods via airfreight are often time sensitive and require quick clearance—critical for manufacturing companies.
Responding to the concerns, DG Customs representative Mr. Anju Hamonangan Gultom (Head Section for Import) advised EuroCham and the US-Asean Business Council to submit written inputs prior a follow up meeting with the Director of Technical Customs, Mr. Fajar Doni scheduled the following week.
EuroCham was invited to participate at the Indonesian Citizen Summit 2.0, held on 21-22 November 2017 at Balairung, Universitas Indonesia. The conference continued with panel session with presentation from Sustainable Development Goals Secretariat in Indonesia and joined by CEO of MeetChange. The first day of the session continued with conference, learning forum, and workshop with the distinguished speakers.