ANNOUNCEMENT 15 May 2015

In May 2015, 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: 15 May 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Public procurement localisation

In a May 15, 2015 letter, the Federal Railroad Administration informed the Long Island Rail Road that it had granted a request for the waiver of Buy America requirements for turnouts produced by the Austrian-Canadian firm VAE Nortrak.

AFFECTED SECTORS