ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Feb 2013

In February 2013, 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: 12 Feb 2013 | Removal date: open ended

Public procurement localisation

In a February 12, 2013 letter, the Federal Railroad Administration informed the Illinois Department of Transportation that it had granted a request for the waiver of Buy America requirements for the purchase of (1) an Ethernet Cable from INET-II Radio to Ethernet Switch; (2) a 900 MHz Omni-directional antenna; and (3) a RuggedComm RX-1000 router/server combination. The products appear to be procured from Germany.

AFFECTED SECTORS