Reporting from ( on import taxes, it was announced that as of September 12, 2018, there was an import tax on 1147 imported commodities. The increase varies from 2.5% to 7.5% for various types of consumer goods.

There are 218 types of goods that have increased taxes from 2.5% to 10%. The items included in the group are types of goods which are mostly produced domestically.

Items included in the category include electronic items such as water dispensers, air conditioners, lights, and daily necessities such as soap, shampoo, cosmetics, and cooking utensils.

Furthermore, there were 719 commodities which increased from 2.5% to 7.5%. The increase applies to goods that the domestic industry has begun to fill. For example, building materials such as ceramics, audio-visual electronic equipment such as cables, speaker boxes, textile products such as overcoat, polo shirts, and swimwear.

Finally, the increase is applied to 210 types of goods with PPh 22 rates from 7.5% to 10%. The types of goods included in that category are luxury goods.