ANNOUNCEMENT 28 May 2009

In May 2009, the government of Kazakhstan announced preferences for local suppliers in certain public procurements.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Government of the Republic of Kazakhstanб Decree No. 787 dated 28 May 2009, Об утверждении Типовых правил закупок товаров, работ и услуг, в том числе размещения гарантированного заказа, осуществляемых национальным управляющим холдингом, за исключением Фонда национального благосостояния, национальными холдингами, национальными компаниями и организациями, пятьдесят и более процентов голосующих акций (долей участия в уставном капитале) которых прямо или косвенно принадлежат национальному управляющему холдингу, за исключением Фонда национального благосостояния, национальному холдингу, национальной компании, а также социально-предпринимательскими корпорациями (On approval of the Model Rules for the procurement of goods, works and services, including the placement of a guaranteed order, carried out by the national managing holding, with the exception of the National Welfare Fund, national holdings, national companies and organizations, fifty or more percent of voting shares (participatory share in the authorized capital) of which directly or indirectly belong to the national management holding, with the exception of the National Welfare Fund, the national holding, the national company, socio-entrepreneurial corporations), http://adilet.zan.kz/rus/docs/P090000787_

Inception date: 28 May 2009 | Removal date: open ended

Public procurement localisation

On 28 May 2009 the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan approved Decree No. 787. It contains Model Procurement Rules. They are to cover the procurement of goods, works and services undertaken by national managing holdings, national holdings, national companies and organizations, fifty and more percent of the shares of which directly or indirectly belong to national managing holdings, national holdings, and national companies ("the Companies"). The affected sectors are identified on the basis of the main sectors, in which these Companies operate.

Art. 2.12 of Decree No. 787 contains explicit local content requirements:
For procurement of goods, works and services customers:
1) establish in the procurement documents conditional price decrease to Kazakhstani producers of goods, works and services;
2) apply conditional reduction of prices in the review of applications of Kazakhstani producers of goods, works and services and the selection of the tender winner;
3) in case of equal price offers of the procurement participants, preference is given to local producers of goods, works and services.
 
The Model Procurement Rules oblige procurement customers to provide information on the local content in the procurement of goods and services to the authorised body in the field of state regulation of trade and industrial policy in the form and within the deadlines set by them.

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