Federal Democratic Republic Of
Rural Capacity Building Project
Ethiopian Commodity Exchange (ECX)
Procurement of Electronic Price Display (LED)
Credit No. 4201-ET, Project ID: No. P079275
Invitation for Bids follows the General Procurement Notice for this
Project that appeared in Development Business, issue no dated 29
Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia has received a credit from
the International Development Association toward the cost of Rural
Capacity Building Project, and it intends to apply part of the
proceeds of this credit to payments under the Contract for the
supply of Electronic Price Display (LED).
Ethiopia Commodity Exchange now invites sealed bids from eligible
and qualified bidding for the supply of Electronic Price Display
will be conducted through the International Competitive Bidding
(ICB) procedures specified in the World Bankís Guidelines:
Procurement under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits, and is open to all
bidders from Eligible Source Countries as defined in the Guidelines.
eligible bidders may obtain further information from Ethiopia
Commodity Exchange, Alsam Chelelek Tower 2, 3rd Floor,
Addis Ababa and inspect the Bidding Documents at the address given
below from Monday to Friday, 9:00 A.M. to 12:30 P.M. and 1:30 P.M.
to 5:30 P.M.
requirements include: Bidding from Ethiopia are required to submit
valid license and VAT registration certificate. A margin of
preference for certain goods manufactured domestically shall not be
applied. Additional details are provide in the Bidding Documents.
complete setí of Bidding Documents in English may be purchased by
interested bidders as of February 4, 2009 from 8:30 A.M. to 12:30
P.M. and from 1:30 to 5:30 P.M. (Monday to Friday) on submission of
a written application to the address below and upon payment of a
non-refundable fee of ETB 500.00 or equivalent amount in a freely
convertible currency. The method of payment will be cash.
must be delivered to the address below at or before March 20, 2009
at 10:00 A.M. EST. Electronic bidding will not be permitted. Late
bids will be rejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of the
bidders/representatives who choose to attend in person or on-line at
the address below at March 20, 2009, 10:30 A.M. EST. All bids must
be accompanied by a Bid Security of ETB 300,000.00 or an equivalent
amount in a freely convertible currency.
address (es) referred to above is (are):
Contact: Ethiopian Commodity
Exchange, Market Data Division
3rd Floor, Alsam Chelelek Tower 2, in front of Philips
Tel. 251-115 54 70 01
Fax. 251-115 54 70 10
P.O. Box 17341