ANNOUNCEMENT 06 Nov 2015

In November 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: 06 Nov 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Public procurement localisation

In a November 6, 2015 letter, the Federal Railroad Administration informed Amtrak that it had granted a request for the waiver of Buy America requirements for rolling stock. The letter did not indicate in what country these components were to be procured, but the principal foreign supplier of this item is Germany.

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