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Journal of Tropical Agriculture, Food, Environment and Extension
 

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Article No 8 of Volume 8.3 (2009)
 
    
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EFFECT OF IMPORT TARIFF IMPLEMENTATION POLICY ON REFINED SUGAR PRODUCT COMPETITIVENESS IN INDONESIA.

EFFECT OF IMPORT TARIFF IMPLEMENTATION POLICY ON REFINED SUGAR PRODUCT COMPETITIVENESS IN INDONESIA.

 

Rizal Rustam 

STATE POLYTECHNIC OF JEMBER, INDONESIA.   

 

ABSTRACT

This research is set out to determine the effect of welfare distribution the respect to import duty on  the government revenue, consumer expenditures, producer revenues, and efficiency losses (in production, in consumption and net effect), and  the level of competitiveness of cane sugar in Indonesia by calculating the Domestic Resource Cost (DRC). The research used  secondary data from related preceding researches and other references such as magazines, journals, bulletins and the like. The research result showed that the government revenue, change of consumer surplus, producer surplus, economic net loss in production and consumption and exchange gain economization, are influenced by the import tariff and elasticity price toward supply and demand. It also showed that  sugar product competitiveness in Indonesia is higher than the same product from other countries as the value of DRC is less than one.

 

Key word: Sugar, Welfare Distribution, Domestic Resource Cost (DRC), Import tariff.

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