Directorate General of Customs and Excise ( DGCE ) continue the investigation to a dozen people allegedly associated with the importation of cement unnatural conducted by PT Cemindo Gemilang , some time ago .
" Dozens of people have been calling us for questioning , including two of
PT Cemindo initials L and BW as the person responsible for such imports , ” said Head of Enforcement and Investigation ( P2 ) Directorate General of Customs Bali - NTB - NTT Hendri Darnadi in a statement received here on Friday .
Hendri explaining the dozens of people , including the surveyor , has been questioned on the alleged improper cement imports , because of the number of violations of customs rules.
In addition , he has called make sure DGCE other stakeholders , such as officials in the Directorate General of Foreign Trade , Ministry of Commerce , as the publisher of import permit authority .
" So far there is one person who signed the permit , which we ask for information . If the inspection process there are other people involved, we will call again , " said Hendri .
According to him , the call is addressed to officials in the Directorate General of Foreign Trade is needed , because a lot of things that need clarification related to the issuance of import permits .
" For example, an exception related to the technical verification at the port of destination . ‘s There at eight ports to be clarified , to import used anywhere and why many times and so forth , " he said .
Hendri adding DGCE intensive examination will be conducted in at least one or two weeks and after the requirements and complete evidence , the determination of the suspect immediately announced .
" If it had enough evidence requirements and we will set the status of the suspect . Feels so far so many have met for the determination of that status , " he explains .
While related to the possible involvement of officials in the Ministry of Commerce , Hendri claimed DGCE need time to explore further involvement .
" If it turns out in our examination found to abuses of power , we will forward it to the Attorney General, " he added .
Meanwhile , Director of Import Directorate General of Foreign Trade , Ministry of Commerce , Didi Sumedi admitted if it has received a summons from related DGCE this unnatural cement imports .
" More confirmation informative . So we ’ appreciate ’ cooperation , " he said on a separate occasion .
Previously , DGCE prevention of cement imported by PT Cemindo Gemilang , Red and White brand cement manufacturers in a number of ports , one in West Nusa Tenggara .
In addition to breaking the Minister of Trade Regulation No. 40/M-DAG/PER/8/2013 on the Import of Cement Clinker and cement so , PT Gemilang Cemindo also accused of violating a number of customs rules .
Based Determination of Cement Manufacturers Importers Number : 04.PI - 34.14.0002 dated 6 February 2014 , PT Gemilang Cemindo get cement import licenses only for the purpose of testing the market , up to date 6 February 2015. With a quota of 200,000 tonnes for Ordinary Portland Cement and 400,000 tonnes for Portland Composite Cement .
In response to this case , President Director of PT Semen Indonesia Dwi Sutjipto argues , cement imports in large volumes would disrupt the national cement market , because it can not be done continuously even though the market for test purposes .
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" It will hurt the people who have little investment from Indonesia. Should the person who imported it is only temporary , and then must invest in the country . Otherwise , the investment is not growing , and jobs can not be absorbed , " he said .