The containers from France and Hong Kong were loaded with a combination of garbage, plastic waste and hazardous materials in violation of import rules, according to customs on Batam Island.
At least one person has been found dead and hundreds were evacuated after a major 7.3-magnitude earthquake hit the remote Maluku islands in eastern Indonesia on Sunday, an official said.
Indonesia’s president promised Friday to fight the European Union over plans to restrict the use of palm oil in biofuels.
Indonesian members of parliament have decided to delay confirmation of a government plan for a levy on plastic bags, but the Finance Minister said she was optimistic the legislation was on track to be adopted this year.
A powerful 7.3 magnitude quake struck a remote part of eastern Indonesia on Monday and was felt as far away as the holiday island of Bali and northern Australia, officials said.