The National Mining Corporation Plc
invites eligible Consultants with experience in Market Studies to
submit sealed bids for a “Market Study for Soda Ash.”
The raw material source is from
natural carbonate rich lake waters of Lake Shalla & Lake Abijata.
The Consultant’s Scope of Services shall cover assessing and
analyzing market structure of domestic & export segments, current
local & foreign production, market growth trend for the coming 15
years, relevant markets & threats, distribution outlets, pricing
strategies, production & sales strategy and programmer. A complete
set of bidding document may be purchased upon payment of
non-refundable fee of Birr 100 beginning April 20, 2005 between 9:00
A.M.- 12:00 noon and afternoon between April 20, 2005 between 2:00
P.M. – 4:00 P.M. at the following address:
National Mining Corporation PLC,
General Manager’s Office, P.O. Box 1174, W.23, K. 08, Addis Ababa,
Ethiopia, Tel 71 18 87, Fax 71 16 77
Interested eligible bidders may
contact us at our address to obtain further information.
Bids shall be prepared in a
double-envelope system where the Technical Proposal and financial
Proposal are sealed separately and must be delivered before 4:00
P.M. June 6, 2005 at the above address. Bids must be accompanied by
a bid security in the sum of a minimum of 2% of the bid amount in
either Ethiopian Birr or in a freely convertible currency. Late bids
shall not be accepted.
The Technical Proposals of all
bidders will be opened on June 7, 2005 at 10:00 A.M. in the presence
of the authorized representatives of bidders who choose to attend
the bid opening; and the Financial Proposals will be opened two
weeks after the opening date of the Technical Proposals in the
presence of bidders’ authorized representatives.
National Mining Corporation Plc.