ANNOUNCEMENT 19 Jun 2012

In June 2012, the government of the United States of America announced a change in the local input requirements for the participation in certain public purchases.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 19 Jun 2012 | Removal date: open ended

Public procurement localisation

In a June 19, 2012 letter, the Federal Railroad Administration informed the Washington State Department of Transportation that it had granted a request for the waiver of Buy America requirements for the purchase of concrete rail ties from the German firm Vossloh AG.

AFFECTED SECTORS