Bid No.


Issued By

Ethiopian Mineral Development Share Company

Bid Doc. Price

See detail below

Published Date

July 21, 2005

Opening Date

August 10, 2005


Bid Category

Tantalum Concentrate



The Ethiopian Mineral Development Share Company (EMDSC) invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for the purchase of 20.185 tons of Tantalum Concentrate with the following assay result: Ta2O5: 48.96%, Nb2O5: 17.74%, U3O8: 0.65%, TiO2: 0.29%, ThO2:<0.005%. SnO2: 0.031%, Sb PPM93

Which are:

1.      Weighed, sampled, stuffed and sealed into drums by independent pre shipment Inspector "ALEX STEWART TES BRETBY S.A (ptd) Ltd." as per ref. No. 24491 E3 on June 27, 2005

2.      Assayed by Independent assayer ALFRED H.KNIGHT as per ref. No. 272798/W on July 18, 2005.

3.      Ready for shipment after Letter of Credit Opening

A complete set of bidding document may be obtained by any interested bidder from the Share Company's Head Office, Commercial Department during office hours. Bidders residing outside Ethiopian can request by Fax or e-mail for the dispatch of the bid document at the following address:

Ethiopian Mineral Share Company
Tel. 00251-09-67 81 57
Fax 251-1-15 06 56
P.O. Box 2543
Addis Ababa

Bids in sealed envelopes may be deposited in a box prepared for this purpose at the Commercial Department, the Share Company's Head Office, or shall be sent by registered mail to the above Address so as to reach not later than August 10, 2005. 10:15 A.M. Addis Ababa time. Bids directly received by Telex, Fax or cable shall be rejected.

The bids received shall be opened on August 10, 2005, 10:30 A.M. Addis Ababa time at the conference hall of the Share Company in the presence of interested bidders or their duly authorized representatives.

The Share Company reserves the right to reject any or all bids.

Ethiopian Mineral Development Share Company


Bids (Tenders) are obtained from "The Ethiopian Herald" which is published by Ethiopian Press Agency. All rights reserved.

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