Jurnal Agribisnis Indonesia
Vol 2, No 2 (2014): Desember 2014 (Jurnal Agribisnis Indonesia)

Dampak Bea Keluar Kakao Indonesia terhadap Country Market Power di Pasar Biji Kakao Amerika Serikat dan Terms of Trade

Harsanti, Ari ( Kementerian Perdagangan RI dan Mahasiswa Program Studi Ilmu Ekonomi Departemen Ilmu Ekonomi, Fakultas Ekonomi dan Manajemen IPB )
Juanda, Bambang ( Departemen Ilmu Ekonomi, Fakultas Ekonomi dan Manajemen IPB )
Sahara, Sahara ( Departemen Ilmu Ekonomi, Fakultas Ekonomi dan Manajemen, Institut Pertanian Bogor )

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Publish Date
22 Mar 2017


As the world’s third-largest cocoa beans producer, Indonesia is expected to have a comparative advantage and to become cocoa beans price reference. This research investigates market power of Indonesia cocoa beans export for the United State market as an impact of an export tax. Five cocoa beans exporting countries namely Cote d’Ivoire, Ecuador, Ghana, Dominica Rep and Nigeria are calculated their market power as Indonesia’s competitors by estimating residual demand elasticity with two stage least square method. The results show that Indonesia’s market power suffered after imposing the export tax. Cote d’Ivoire and Ghana get advantages from this export restriction. The effect of export tax on welfare is analyzed by calculating terms of trade. The gain from cocoa beans trade depicts a declining terms of trade for dealing with the international cocoa beans market.

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Agriculture, Biological Sciences & Forestry Economics, Econometrics & Finance


Journal of Indonesian Agribusiness is a periodical scientific journals of agribusiness in Indonesia. This journal is media of information dissemination which is the thinking results and research of lecturers, researchers and practitioners who are interested in agribusiness development. This journal ...