ANNOUNCEMENT 04 Jun 2015

In June 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: 04 Jun 2015 | Removal date: open ended

Public procurement localisation

In a June 4, 2015 letter, the Federal Railroad Administration informed the City of Sacramento that it had granted a request for the waiver of Buy America requirements for a variable refrigerant flow system. The letter did not indicate in what country these railroad components were to be procured, but the principal foreign supplier of this item is Mexico.

AFFECTED SECTORS