Padangekspres.net-Directorate General of Customs and Excise until June 23, 2011 has collected state revenues amounting to Rp60.34 trillion, or 70.35 percent of its target valued at Rp85.77 trillion, an official said.
"All kinds of revenues in the Directorate General of Customs and Excise have been in surplus," Director for Information Affairs of the Directorate General of Customs and Excise, Susiwijono said here on Thursday.
He said the realization of export tax receipts had reached Rp15.59 trillion, or 305.26 percent of the target set at Rp5.11 trillion in the 2011 state budget. The realization of customs’ revenues reached Rp33.33 trillion, or 53.10 percent of the target in the 2011 state budget at Rp62.76 trillion.
In the meantime, the import duty receipts reached Rp11.42 trillion or 63.80 percent of the target at the 2011 state budget worth Rp17.09 trillion. Total revenues collected by the Directorate General of Customs and Excise of the three types of receipts reached Rp60.34 trillion, or 70.35 percent of the target set for the 2011 state budget.
Susiwijono said that the realization of exit and import tax revenues showed an increasing trend in Indonesia’s export and import activities. He pointed out that based on data at Tanjung Priok port in Jakarta, the value of exports in May 2010 reached 2.79 billion U.S. dollars.
In May 2011 it increased to 3.14 billion U.S. dollars. As for imports, the amount of foreign exchange released in May 2010 reached 750.20 million U.S. dollars. In May 2011 it increased to 755.57 million U.S. dollars.