ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Jul 2010In July 2010, the government of Algeria announced a change in the price advantage granted to domestic producers in certain public tenders.
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Government of Algeria. (2010). Communiqu? du Conseil des ministres du dimanche 11 juillet 2010. Available at http://www.premier-ministre.gov.dz/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=1218&Itemid=88
On 11 July 2010, the government of Algeria announced an increase in the preference margin it gives to domestic firms in public procurement contracts. Algerian firms now enjoy a preference margin of 25 percent, up from 15 percent.
Furthermore, foreign firms applying for a public contract must do so in a joint venture with an Algerian company.