Effects of Logistics Performance as Non-discriminatory Trade Policies on Indonesia’s Textile Products Exports


  • Wahyu Adi Perdana Direktorat Jenderal Bea dan Cukai The University of Adelaide





This study discusses the importance of trade facilitation in logistic performance to boost Indonesia’s export. This work uses a structural gravity model to analyze the effect of logistics performance with respect to the export magnitude of textile products from Indonesia to its trading partner countries worldwide. This paper uses interval panel data for 2010, 2012, and 2014. In particular, it employs the Logistics Performance Index (LPI) as a proxy for trade facilitation and as a non-discriminatory trade policy of the origin country. Further, this study considers intranational trade in the structural gravity equation to ensure that the estimation effects for the non-discriminatory export policy in logistics can be identified in the presence of the fixed effect. The estimation results reveal that the LPI could play a role in expanding the export of textile products from Indonesia.

Keywords: Logistics Performance Index (LPI), trade facilitation, non-discriminatory trade policy, structural gravity equation, export, textile, Indonesia


Studi ini membahas pentingnya fasilitasi perdagangan dalam kinerja logistik untuk mendorong ekspor Indonesia. Penelitian ini menggunakan model gravitasi struktural untuk menganalisis pengaruh kinerja logistik terhadap besarnya ekspor produk tekstil dari Indonesia ke negara-negara mitra dagangnya di seluruh dunia. Tulisan ini menggunakan data panel dengan interval untuk 2010, 2012 dan 2014. Secara khusus, studi ini menggunakan Logistics Performance Index (LPI) sebagai proksi untuk fasilitasi perdagangan dan LPI sebagai cerminan kebijakan perdagangan non-diskriminatif dari negara asal. Selanjutnya, penelitian ini juga menggunakan data perdagangan intranasional dalam persamaan gravitasi struktural untuk memastikan bahwa efek estimasi untuk kebijakan ekspor non-diskriminatif dalam logistik dapat diidentifikasi walau dengan adanya fixed effect. Hasil estimasi menunjukkan bahwa LPI dapat berperan dalam memperluas ekspor produk tekstil dari Indonesia.

Keywords Kata Kunci: Logistics Performance Index (LPI), fasilitasi perdagangan, kebijakan perdagangan non-diskriminatif, persamaan gravitasi struktural, ekspor, tekstil, Indonesia

Author Biography

Wahyu Adi Perdana, Direktorat Jenderal Bea dan Cukai The University of Adelaide

Saya pegawai Direktorat Jenderal Bea dan Cukai. Saat ini saya bertugas di Kantor Pelayanan Utama Bea dan Cukai Tanjung Priok. Saya telah menyelesaikan pendidikan double degree pada Program Pascasarjana Ilmu Ekonomi Universitas Indonesia dan program Master of Applied Economics di The University of Adelaide. Pendidikan tersebut saya tempuh melalui beasiswa Kementerian Keuangan (FETA)-Australia Award Scholarship (AAS). 



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How to Cite

Perdana, W. A. (2020). Effects of Logistics Performance as Non-discriminatory Trade Policies on Indonesia’s Textile Products Exports. JURNAL PERSPEKTIF BEA DAN CUKAI, 4(2). https://doi.org/10.31092/jpbc.v4i2.838