EXPORT OPPORTUNITIES

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Trade leads on this page are listed according to industry. Codes preceding each industry heading represent industry classifications according to the Numerical List of Manufactured Products (1972 SIC Basis) published by the Bureau of the Census. Codes beginning with 99 classify major projects, services and special product groups.FOR FURTHER

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Questions regarding a specific lead should be directed to the Department of Commerce Overseas Post that submitted the trade lead. Addresses are found in each trade lead following the heading: Please send a copy of your response to.

For export assistance and information on additional Department of Commerce export promotion products and services contact the nearest Commerce District Office and talk to a trade specialist. You will find Department of Commerce District Offices listed in the white pagesunder U.S. government.

You can also call 1-800-343-4300 Operator 199 and a district office trade specialist will call you back. IMPORTANT NOTICE:

Firms are reminded that the Export Administration Amendments of 1977 and Export Administration Regulations (15 C.F.R., Part 369) prohibit certain forms of compliance with foreign boycotts, including furnishing information or entering into or implementing agreements. This document or subsequent aspects of this transaction may involve conditions or requirements compliance with which is prohibited. Violators of U.S. anti-boycott law are subject to severe penalties including fine, imprisonment and revocation of export license privileges. Firms are further reminded that any United States person receiving a request for the furnishing of information, the entering into or implementation of agreements, or the taking of any other action which furthers or supports restrictive trade practices or boycotts must report such receipt to the Department of Commerce, in accordance with 15 C.F.R. 369.6.

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INFORMATION:

U.S. firms should be aware that the listing here of opportunities to trade in specific commodities and technical data does not necessarily imply approval of their export by the U.S. Department of Commerce pursuant to the Export Administration Act of 1969. Applicable export licensing regulations must be followed. Assistance may be secured from: International Trade Administration, Office of Export Administration, Exporter's Service Branch, Washington, D.C. 20230, or any Commerce District Office.

While every effort is made to maintain the accuracy of information included in this list, the Department of Commerce or the U.S. Foreign Service cannot assume responsibility for any erroneous data. Additionally, the government and its officers cannot assume responsibility for any transactions with the firms or individuals listed.

26 Paper & Allied

Products Mfrs.

Bond paper, 40m white

Five items. Quantity: 20,632,000 sheets. Delivery: from date of contract to March 31, 1989. Tenderers must be on a Department of Supply and Services

qualified suppliers list (interested bidders not already on DSS source list should immediately start the procedure to get registered and their bids will be considered provided the firm is qualified before closing date). Tenders may be submitted in English or French. Additional information and bid packages (RFP) available from Department of Supply and Services, Office Automation, Services and Information Systems Directorate, Procurement Operations Branch, EV Section, Ottawa, Canada K1A 0S5.

Write for tender documents: Bid Receiving Unit, Department of Supply and Services, Ottawa, Canada, K1A 1C9. Refer to: NPP 88-032. Deadline: 04/15/88.

Please send a copy of your response to:

U.S. Embassy (FCS-TOP), Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: T0109

Canada - MTN Tender

27 Printing, Publishing &

Allied Industries

Greeting cards; novelties, souvenirs; men's outerwear, sports shirts; women's, misses', junior knit outerwear; children's, infants' knit sport shirts Active retailer/wholesaler is looking to purchase from U.S. companies tennis clothes for ladies and gentlemen, gift items and greeting cards with a sporting influence (especially tennis). Unevaluated. Financial background (WTDR) may be obtained through local office of U.S. Department of Commerce.

Phone, fax or telex: Mrs. Jennifer Sutton, Interior Investments, P.O. Box 1046, Neutral Bay, N.S.W. 2089, Australia. Tel: 02/90.1062. Fax: 02/439.2738. Telex: AA25468.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Consulate General, Sydney, Australia, APO San Francisco 96209.

Refer to: P0023

Australia - Direct Sale for Resale

Binders

In accordance with various standards of the Canadian General Standards Board (five items). Quantity: 110,868 units. Delivery: during year following award of contract. Tenderers must be on a Department of Supply and Services

qualified suppliers list (interested bidders not already on DSS source list should immediately start the procedure to get registered and their bids will be considered provided the firm is qualified before closing date). Tenders may be submitted in English or French. Additional information and bid packages (RFP) available from Department of Supply and Services, Office Automation, Services and Information Systems Directorate, Procurement Operations Branch, EV Section, Ottawa, Canada K1A 0S5.

Write for tender documents: Bid Receiving Unit, Department of Supply and Services, Ottawa, Canada, K1A 1C9. Refer to: NPP 88-033. Deadline: 04/15/88, at 2:00 p.m.

Please send a copy of your response to:

U.S. Embassy (FCS-TOP), Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: T0110

Canada - MTN Tender

33 Primary Metal

Industries

Seamless steel pipes

Castellini, a corporation established in 1949, is a manufacturer of high precision mechanical products, sophisticated quality control machinery, equipment and systems for steel, electrochemical and nuclear plants. Imports

from W. Germany (esp. from Thyssen) and sells mainly in Italy with a reported sales volume in the $5 million to $10 million category. In order to complete his tender offer, Mr. del Bene is particularly anxious to obtain U.S. price quotations for 500 tons of ASTM A 105 FE 52 seamless pipes with the following sizes: a) nominal diameter 22 inch sch. 140 (ext. dia. mm 558.8 - thickness 47.6) 36 pcs length 11.500 mm; b) nominal diameter 18 inch. sch. 160 (ext. dia. mm 457.2 - thickness 45.2) 32 pcs length 10.500 mm. Please note that the potential value of this trade opportunity is at least $500,000. Subject would appreciate receiving sales prices and specs from interested U.S. suppliers asap.

Telex: Dr. A.P. del Bene, Sales Manager, Castellini Officine Meccaniche SpA, Via Bonfadina 13, 25046 Cazzago S. Martino, (BS), Italy. Tel: 39-30-725024. Fax: 030-7254326. Telex: 304070 CASTOM I.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Consulate General, Genoa, Italy, APO New York 09794.

Refer to: P0008

Italy - Direct Sales to End-User

Copper, refrigeration tube; room air conditioner replacement motor

Mohammed al-Saeed Trading Est. specializes in refrigeration spare parts and service. For the last four years, the firm has been the sole agent for Matsushita Compressors of Japan in Saudi Arabia. Firm also owns a Riyadh water cooler factory. In addition to spare parts, firm owns a showroom to display air conditioning units, water coolers, refrigerators and deep freezers. Also, firm operates four service centers in different locations in the city of Riyadh. Apart from refrigeration line, the owner of the subject firm has started two new divisions: plastics injection molding operations and building chemicals and waterproofing products representing CPC, a California-based firm.

Write or telex: Mohammed A. al-Saeed, President/Owner, Mohammed al-Saeed Trading Est., P.O. Box 54092, Riyadh 11514, Saudi Arabia. Tel: 966-1-464-4368. Fax: 966-1-465-5447. Telex: 407425 ABADEL SJ.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, APO New York 09697.

Refer to: P0142

Saudi Arabia - Direct Sale for Resale

35 Machinery Mfrs.

Agricultural equipment; agricultural sprayer equipment; chemical sprayer equipment; diesel engines; deep well pumps; submersible water pumps

OES solicits offers from U.S. manufacturers/exporters of agricultural

machinery/equipment. Offers should be c and f Hodeidah. Interested U.S. firms are requested to offer their prices with descriptive product catalogs. OES is one of the oldest trading houses in Hodeidah, dealing in importation of agricultural machinery/equipment and generator sets.

Telex or write: Ali Othman Sudam, Manager, Othman Ebrahim Sudam and Sons, P.O. Box 3371, Hodeidah, Yemen Arab Republic. Tel: (3) 231412/245472. Telex: 5691 YE.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Embassy (COM-TOP), Sanaa, Yemen Arab Republic, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0020

Yemen - Direct Sales to End-User

Machinery

Drilling rig accessories; capstan lathes; large capstan lathes; center lathes, medium and small; slotting machine; vertical and horizontal milling machines; shaping machines; drilling machines; arc welding equipment; woodworking machinery; compressors and spray painting equipment; melting furnace crucibles annealing oven pyrometers; railway pit jack; railway traversing jack; grp 102 truck cranes and mobile cranes; electrical overhead traveling cranes; forklift trucks; universal and horizontal milling machines; surface grinding machines; automobile and truck lifts; crankshaft grinding machines; sheet metal machines; diesel powered generating set; oxyacetylene profile cutting; diesel pump test bench; dynamometers.

Interested bidders may obtain complete documents upon payment of non- refundable fee of 900 or US$200 for each. All bids must be accompanied by a 2 percent security of the total bids.

Obtain tender documents from: Executive Director, Sudan Gezira Rehabilitation Project, Rehabilitation Project Management Unit, P.O. Box 3918, Sudanese Kuwaiti Center, Sharia Elnil, Khartoum East, 6th Floor, Tower 2, Khartoum, Sudan. Telex: 22224 RPMU SU. Refer to: GRP No. 101, and GRP No. 102. Bid deadlines: 04/23/88 and 04/30/88 10:00 a.m.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Embassy (COM-TOP), Khartoum, Sudan, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: T0008

Sudan - Foreign Government Tender

Rock bits and under-reamers; well head equipment; casing, tubing, washover pipes; oil well cement; drill pipe

Tender documents with details of quantities, specifications, terms and conditions are available from the Office of Oil, as well as from Branch Manager, Oil India Ltd., 4 India Exchange Place, Calcutta 700001, telex: 021-2857 OILCIN, for US$50.00 (Rs.600) for each tender separately, payable by a non-refundable bank draft in favor of Oil India Ltd., Duliajan or Calcutta, as the case may be.

Agents/representatives of bidders in India, who wish to buy a bid document on behalf of their principals abroad may submit an authorization letter and the requisite tender fee in Indian rupees. However, such bidders shall have to submit the requisite fee in U.S. dollars before the bid deadline, and the tender fee paid in Indian rupees earlier will be returned. Oil India Ltd. has received a loan from the World Bank toward the cost of its petroleum project. A part of the loan will be used to procure the various items listed above.

Write to: Materials Manager, Oil India Limited (OIL), P.O. Duliajan 786602, Assam, India. Telex: 285240 DULOIN. Refer to tender no. DUL/AA/

9273/WB/GLOBAL, DUL/AA/9274/WB/GLOBAL, DUL/AA/9275/WB/GLOBAL, DUL/AA/9277/

WB/GLOBAL and DUL/AA/9278/WB/GLOBAL. Bid deadlines: 04/21/88 for first two items and 04/28/88 for others, 10:30 hrs. IST.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Embassy of the United States, New Delhi, India, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: HT 00002

India

Skid-mounted cementing unit

As per technical specification contained in the tender documents that are available from the office of ONGC on payment of US$50.00 through demand draft in favor of ONGC. Bidders will be required to provide a bid bond of 2.5 percent of quoted value. Bidder will also be required to provide contract performance guarantees for 2.5 percent of the ordered value in the event of contracts being awarded to them.

Write to: Additional Director (S&P-DGB Oil and Natural Gas Commission (ONGC), Tel Bhavan, Dehra Dun, U.P., India. Telex: 0585-207 or 255 or 286 or 206. Cable: Comstore. Refer to tender no. MAT/IMP/-DI/132/88-89. Bid deadline: 04/ 18/88; 14:00 hours IST.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Embassy of the United States, New Delhi, India, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: T00016

India - Foreign Government Tender

Conveyor system

Turnkey delivery of a complete conveyor system for a postage processing center, comprising: a) plastic mail boxes conveyor system: belt and roller conveyors for transportation of plastic mail boxes coming from local centers to processing centers; b) conveyor and distribution system for parcels and bags: conveyor system for discharge of parcels and bags from motor vehicles, chutes for parcels, chutes for bags, bag opening center with dust collectors and additional conveyor belts; c) conveyor and distribution system for incoming bags: conveyor system for discharge of bags from motor vehicles, bag opening centers with dust collectors, conveyor belts and chutes; d) spiral chute; e) four each telescopic conveyor belts for loading the outgoing parcels to vehicles. Bidding specifications in Turkish are available for 175,000.00 Turkish liras from the buyer. English translation of bidding specifications available from Angora Ceviri Ltd., Izmir Caddesi 48/17, Yenisehir, Ankara, Turkey. Tel: 117 66 70. Fax: 125 48 04.

Write to: PTT Genel Mudurlugu, Malzeme Dairesi Baskanligi, II. Dis Satinalma Sb. Md. Lugu, Ulus-Ankara-Turkey (Post-Telegraph-Telephone Administration). Deadline: 04/07/88, 10:00 a.m.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Ankara, Turkey, APO New York 09254.

Refer to: T0054.

Turkey - Foreign Government Tender

Packaging equipment

Kenyan firm seeks packaging equipment to initially bag 160 to 200 metric tons a month of tea for export to U.S. market. Firm wants capability to ship packed tea bags that would go directly on retail shelves. Please send product literature and evidence that equipment that would produce tea bags that comply with USDA requirements to the address below.

Write to: Mr. Steve Arnas, Director, Afrex Agencies Ltd., P.O. Box 46498, Nairobi, Kenya. Tel: 334944. Telex: 22168.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Nairobi, Kenya, APO New York 09675.

Refer to: P0017

Kenya - Direct Sales to End-User

Polyethylene terephthalate (PET)

bottle machine

Mold sizes of 300 milligrams and 600 milligrams. Inquirer is a manufacturer of monosodium glutamate (MSG) under the brand name Ajinomoto, for domestic and foreign markets. It would like to receive product brochures and f.o.b. and/or c&f quotation soon. Bank ref: Metropolitan Bank and Trust Co. and Associated Bank, both located in Makati, Metro Manila.

Reply to: Mr. Wency Guevarra, Marketing Department, Union Ajinomoto Inc., 331 Sen. Gil J. Puyat Ave., Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines. Tel: 87-60-81 to 89. Cable: Ajinomoto Manila. Telex: 45686 UCI PM/66392 AJI PN.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Manila, Philippines, APO San Francisco 96528.

Refer to: P0019

Philippines - Direct Sales Lead

Fabric machinery

Including lace, embroidery, etc. Firm founded 1985; sales area: Germany; bank ref: Commerzbank, Hamburg. Company is looking for computer-controlled embroidery machines.

Contact: Mr. Richard Schmedes, CC-Commerce-Consult GmbH, Wohltorfer Str. 22, D-2057 Reinbek. Tel: 40-7223135. Telex: 2164888.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Consulate General, Hamburg, F.R. Germany, APO New York 09215.

Refer to: P0045

West Germany - Direct Sale for Resale

Machines for manufacturing

ammunitions (45 caliber and 9 mm), complete package

Inquirer, originally established as a proprietorship, was incorporated in 1985. It has been dealing in machine tools. It is seeking U.S. suppliers of product. It would like to receive product, brochures and f.o.b. port of origin price quotations from prospective U.S. suppliers. Responses can be addressed to Ms. Carpio or Mr. Gonzalo C. Dujungco, sales manager, at address below or at Suite 204-B, Florama Bldg., Bautista Avenue Cor. Ermita St., Makati, Metro Manila. Bank refs: Philippine National Bank, San Lorenzo Branch, United Coconut Planters Bank, Sen. Gil Puyat Avenue Branch and Far East Bank and Trust Co., Dian Branch, all located in Makati, Metro Manila.

Reply to: Ms. Delia R. Carpio, General Manager, Dynamicro Corp., P.O. Box 2262, MCPO, Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines. Tel: 832-1597 and 50-89-78. Cable: DMICRO. Telex: 45680 DMICRO PM.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Manila, Philippines, APO San Francisco 96528.

Refer to: P0020

Philippines - Representation (Undesignated)

Machinery for the manufacture of filters, paper- and cardboard-based; used copper cable, scrap copper or scrap cable An international trading company with annual sales of $50 million-plus seeks suppliers and price quotes of the above products. Machinery is for the manufacture of filters for medical, pharmaceutical, biological, laboratory clean room filters. Capacity of machine 500 tons/yr. mass. 2 to 300 grams per square meter. Width of paper ac 1 meter (1000 mm). Filters are required for following tasks: primary filtration of medical compound solution: primary filtration of biological fluid, fine filtration of air and gas from suspended products, fine filtration of air from dust, filtration of pyrophosphate electrolyte for copper plating. Can accept shipments in monthly increments or one complete shipment. Payment will be made by letter of credit.

Contact: Peter A. Kazarian, Manager Trade Development, Seabeco Group Corp., 95 St. Clair Avenue West, 11th Floor, Toronto, Ontario, M4V 1N7, Canada. Tel: (416) 961-0101. Fax: (416) 961-0629.

Please send a copy of your response to:

U.S. Consulate General (FCS-TOP), Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0026

Canada - Direct Sale for Resale

Personal computer products

The property services agency is seeking to establish a call-off contract for personal computer products to satisfy its requirements in this area for the next one and a half to two years. It is envisaged that up to 1,000 personal computers will be required in this period. The operational requirement seeks a full range of personal computers, peripherals and services. A prime contractor is required to supply all of the required equipment and services.

Place of delivery: property services agency at locations throughout the United Kingdom. Time limit for delivery: delivery of the systems over a phased period, as mentioned above. No special legal form required but each supplier will be required to be jointly and severally liable under the contract. Final date for the dispatch of invitations to tender: April 6, 1988.

Unless evidence as to technical capability and financial standing has already been provided, a supplier's request to participate should include a copy of his latest annual report and accounts and confirmation that he is a qualified supplier in his own country. It should be noted that this advertisement relates to the issue of an operational requirement. An invitation to tender will be issued subsequently to any supplier who has been short-listed for this purpose on the basis of his response to the operational requirement and completion of satisfactory discussions and demonstrations/benchmarks.

Cable: Mr. A. White, Central Computer and Telecommunications Agency, Gildengate House PC, Upper Green Lane, UK-Norwich NR3 1DW. Tel: (0603) 694872. Telex: 975021 CENCOM. Reference: PC 191/00061. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S048/72 of 03/09/88 restricted procedure. Final date for receipt of requests to participate: April 1, 1988.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, London, England, FPO New York 09510.

Refer to: EECT-N. 6566

United Kingdom - MTN Tender

Hardware and applications software

Requests to participate should be sent to: The Directorate of Health Service Information Systems, Aviation House, 1A Traquair Park East, Edinburgh EH12 7BD, tel: (031) 316-4747. Hardware and applications software for histopathology and cytopathology laboratories in the Scottish Health Service. Suppliers must tender for all the goods required. Place of delivery: histopathology/cytology laboratories, Scottish Health Service. Time limit for delivery: delivery and installation of the first system will be by Dec. 31, 1988. No special legal form is required but each supplier will be required to become jointly and severally responsible for the contract before acceptance. Final date for the dispatch of invitations to tender: April5, 1988.

Requests to tender must be accompanied by evidence as specified in articles 22 (1) (a), (b) and (c) and 23 (1) (a), (b), (c) and (d) of directive 77/62/ EEC, unless such evidence has already been supplied to the authority. The criteria for the award of contract are stated in the invitation to tender. The contract and matters arising out of it will be considered as a contract made in Scotland and subject to Scots law. Tender prices must be expressed in sterling and payment at these prices will be made in sterling. The right is reserved to let all, part or none of the contract.

Cable: Scottish Health Service, Common Services Agency, Trinity Park House, South Trinity Road, UK-Edinburgh EH5 3SE. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S048/ 73 of 03/09/88. Final date for receipt of requests to participate: April 4, 1988.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, London, England, FPO New York 09510.

Refer to: EECT-N. 6567

United Kingdom - MTN Tender

Dynamic RAM chips

Firm founded 1988. Employs two. Sales area: Southern Germany. Bank ref: Kreissparkasse Esslingen. Mr. Matouschek reports that he has an urgent order for 100,000 dynamic RAM (41256) chips. Mr. Matouschek just founded his company and is not able to provide financial information, but says he has very good contacts in the computer hardware and software sector. U.S. companies should quote prices cif Stuttgart.

Reply to: Erich Matouschek, Erich Matouschek, Kehl Str. 14, D-7316 Koengen. Tel: 011-49-711-3990463.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Consulate General, Stuttgart, F.R. Germany, APO New York 09154.

Refer to: PPSOO1

West Germany - Direct Sale for Resale

Air conditioners/humidifiers

Air Condition Service ACS AB was recently established (1988) to act as agent/ distributor of air conditioning equipment. Company has a share capital of 50,000 Swedish kronor (US$1 equals 6.00 kronor) and employs five. Mr. Dahlqvist, the company's owner and manager, has eight years' experience of the Swedish market for air conditioning equipment. Normal business precautions are recommended in view of the company's recent establishment.

Write or telex: Mr. Hans Dahlqvist, Manager, Air Condition Service ACS AB, Box 39123, S-100 54 Stockholm. Tel: 08/664 04 00. Telex: 6640330.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Embassy (COM-TOP), Bern, Switzerland, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0014

Switzerland - Agency

Small water purifier systems

for pleasure boats

Daxtronic AB, established in 1975, has a share capital of 150 thousand kronor (US$1 equals 6.00 kronor) and an annual revenue of 9 million kronor. Employs five. According to a local bank, the company is financially sound and has met its business obligations promptly.

Write or telex: Hans C. Grusell, President, Daxtronic AB, Box 1075, S-436 22 Askim, Sweden. Tel: 031-28 22 50. Telex: 27222.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Embassy (COM-TOP), Bern, Switzerland, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0015

Switzerland - Agency

36 Electrical & Electronic

Machinery, Equipment &

Supply Mfrs.

Automobile radios; electronic system, equipment and subassembly Company is 20 years old with 127 employees. Is looking for quality line of car radios and alarms. Prepared to distribute to Atlantic provinces plus all Canadian market if required. Will consider other consumer electronics for cars or light trucks.

Write to: Gary Forbes, General Manager, Forbes Chevrolet, P.O. Box 410, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 3Y7, Canada. Tel: (902) 434-4000. Telex: 019-21563.

Please send a copy of your response to:

U.S. Consulate General (FCS-TOP), Halifax, N.S., Canada, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0018

Canada - Direct Sale for Resale

PABX system

One digital stored program control (SPC), dual processor PABX to be installed at Centre 1, East Kilbride, Scotland. The bring-into-service date will be February 1989. The configuration details are 260 exchange lines/DDI trunks and 931 extensions capable of expansion of up to 300 exchange lines and 1,500 extensions. The system must be capable of supporting networking via a digital private network signaling system (DPNSS) over British Telecom's or Mercury's two megabit links, and all equipment must be fully approved for connection to the British Public Telephone Network.

Suppliers must tender for all goods required, including maintenance. Place of delivery: Inland Revenue Information Technology Division M3/L2, Room 227, Loddon House, Basingview, Basingstoke, Hampshire RG21 2JT. Time limit for delivery: delivery of the complete system by December 1988 to give a bring- into-service date of the end of February 1989. No special legal form required, but each supplier will be required to be jointly and severally liable under the contract. Final date for the dispatch of invitations to tender: April 12, 1988.

Unless evidence as to technical capability and financial standing has already been provided, a supplier's request to participate should include a copy of his last annual report and accounts and confirmation that he is a qualified supplier in his own country. British Telecom requirements: the PABX should conform to all British Standard Institution specifications for the connection of PABXs to the public switched telephone network or, if not available, for all relevant current British Telecom requirements for telecommunications except where variation or non-compliance is agreed in writing between the supplier, the user department and the Office of Telecommunications.

Cable: Central Computer and Telecommunications Agency, Gildengate House, PC2 1B1, Upper Green Lane, UK-Norwich NR3 1DW. Tel: (0603) 694650. Telex: 975021. Reference: PC 313/00290. (DINAH SOUTHGATE). Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S048/75 of 03/09/88. Final date for receipt of requests to participate: April 7, 1988.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, London, England, FPO New York 09510.

Refer to: EECT-N. 6569

United Kingdom - MTN Tender

Equipment for a trunked mobile

radio network

Initially the system will contain some 300 mobiles, 500 portables and 150 wired dispatchers. Communication with PABX and intercom systems must be possible. Luftfartsverket (the Swedish civil aviation administration) intends to purchase the above. The procurement procedure is selective. Firms interested in qualifying to tender must apply to the entity before April 5, giving references, a precis of the firm's background and other pertinent information. Bid documents will be in Swedish although the bids themselves will be accepted in English. Announcement published March 1.

Write to: The Swedish Civil Aviation Administration, Purchasing Section, S- 601 79 Norrkoping. Tel. INT/46/11-19 21 82. Deadline: May 1988.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Embassy (COM-TOP), Stockholm, Sweden, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: T-0026

Sweden - MTN Tender

Integrated microcircuits

Muszertechnika, a major Hungarian computer manufacturer, seeks suppliers of integrated circuits for the memory units of computer models manufactured by the company according to the following specification: 1256-15 256k dynamic RAM, 150 NSEC, DIP, required annual quantity: 100,000 PCs; 1256-12 256k dynamic RAM, 120 NSEC, DIP, required annual quantity: 50,000 PCs. Shipments to be delivered in two equal portions in April and August. Quotations should be

sent directly to company with copy to USFCS Budapest (Amcongen Budapest, U.S. Foreign Commercial Service, Mr. Stephan Wasylko, Commercial Attache, APO N.Y. 09213) should follow-up become necessary.

Telex or write: Mr. Tibor Hejj, Commercial Director, Muszertechnika Cooperative, H-1107 Budapest, Szallas utca 21. Tel: (1)-471-590. Telex: 227734 MTBP H. Fax: 361-570284.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Budapest, Hungary, APO New York 09757.

Refer to: T0162

Hungary - Direct Sales to End-User

Batteries

Tenders are invited by the Cyprus Telecommunications Authority (CYTA) for the supply and delivery cif landed Limassol or Larnaca ports, Cyprus, of nine 48v DC stationary batteries. The stationary batteries are required to provide smoothed DC voltage and/or standby power supply to telephone equipment. The batteries shall consist of lead antimony cells in enclosed container, acceptable to international telephone industries and administrations, equipped with explosion-proof vented caps, and mounted on single, double tier or two step racks.

The standards of materials, finishes, etc., for the proposed equipment should conform to British Standards specifications and codes of practice or any other recognized standards equivalent or higher than the British Standards quoted for the particular purpose concerned. Tenderers are required to make statement of compliance and detailed comments against each and every item of the specification and also submit all relevant literature and documents or risk disqualification. Quotations should be in Cyprus pounds, the national currency of the tenderer, or U.S. dollars. Successful tenderer will be required to provide banker's letter of guarantee for 10 percent of quotation. Firm delivery dates must be given and are considered essential.

One copy of tender document is air-mailed via FPO March 10, to US Department of Commerce Cyprus desk (Corro). Set of two tender documents costing C 20 (US$44.00) available at CYTA. U.S. firms not represented in Cyprus wishing embassy to obtain tender documents should provide funds plus US$22.00 (total US$66.00) to cover air express delivery. Check must be written in the name of the U.S. Embassy, Nicosia, and mailed air express to embassy to expedite handling.

Obtain bid documents from: Philippos Vatiliotis, Chief Engineer, Cyprus Telecommunications Authority (CYTA), Telecommunications Str., P.O. Box 4929, Strovolos, Nicosia, Cyprus. Telex: 2288 CYTAENAC, CY. Refer to contract no. 10/88. Bid deadline: April 29, 1988.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Nicosia, Cyprus, FPO New York 09530.

Refer to: T0020

Cyprus - Semi-Government

Organization Tender

Portable X-ray equipment; testing equipment for blood, urine, stool

Subject company received inquiry from Dalian, one of the trade and economic open cities of China. It would like to receive quotations and catalogs from medical and hospital equipment manufacturers for the above products. Please encourage appropriate manufacturers and suppliers to quote c&f and contact the company directly.

Telex, fax: Mr. Michael Chan, Pioneer Scientific Technology Consultants Ltd., 19th Floor, Good Harvest Commercial Bldg., 515-517 Nathan Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong. Tel: 3-7808355. Telex: 39271 AEAST HX. Cable: Adeast (Hong Kong).

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Consulate General, Hong Kong, FPO San Francisco 96659.

Refer to: P0018

Hong Kong - Direct Sale for Resale

37 Transportation

Equipment Mfrs.

Engine cooling system components

Coolers and cores for radiators of generator sets. Four items. Quantity: three coolers; three cores. Delivery: June 10, 1988. Tenderers must be on a Department of Supply and Services qualified suppliers list (interested bidders not already on DSS source list should immediately start the procedure to get registered and their bids will be considered provided the firm is qualified before closing date). Tenders may be submitted in English or French. Additional information and bid packages (RFP) available from Department of Supply and Services, Scientific, Electrical, Mechanical and Construction Products Branch, DD Section, Ottawa, Canada K1A 0S5.

Write for tender documents: Bid Receiving Unit, Department of Supply and Services, Ottawa, Canada, K1A 1C9. Refer to: NPP 88-031. Deadline: 04/07/88.

Please send a copy of your response to:

U.S. Embassy (FCS-TOP), Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: T0108

Canada - MTN Tender

Tanker, base oil

Firm is interested in either outright purchase or a 24-month lease of above- mentioned tanker for carriage of up to 6,000 metric tons of LPFO AGO, and base oil from Lagos, Nigeria to Dakar, Senegal and Mediterranean. Firm is a limited liability company established in 1984. Reported working capital is 100,000 naira. (One naira equals US$4.3). Rate changes every two weeks under the foreign exchange market. Firm employs 35. WTDR on Project Monitors International is in progress and will be ready soon. Interested U.S. firms should quote competitive price range Apapa-Dakar asap. For your information: foreign exchange is now available to credit-worthy importers to pay for goods and services through the FEM. Even so, FCS Lagos would advise U.S. suppliers to make shipments only on the condition of an irrevocable letter of credit confirmed by a U.S. bank.

Write to: Dr. Obi Wali, Managing Director, Project Monitors Int'l Ltd., Rumiugbo Town, Kilometer 8, P.O. Box 983, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria. Tel: 084-330330.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Embassy (COM-TOP), Lagos, Nigeria, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0006

Nigeria - Direct Sale for Resale

38 Measuring, Analyzing &

Controlling Instruments;

Photographic, Medical &

Optical Goods; Watch &

Clock Mfrs.

Laboratory equipment; educational teaching aids and video cassettes

Prabha Gopal, a chemistry graduate, has 10 years of experience in teaching. She is interested in marketing teaching aids, laboratory equipment and video cassettes. Reportedly, she has established good contacts with the schools, and she would like to introduce new concepts in teaching. Ms. Gopal is a new business contact for FCS/South India. U.S. firms are advised to exercise caution in dealing with her. We offer assistance to U.S. firms if required.

Write to: Prabha Gopal, 257 Aligirisamy Salai, K.K. Nagar, Madras 600 078, India. Tel: 426852.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Consulate General (COM-TOP), Madras, India, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0062

India - Agency

Radio-immuno assay kits

Express Laboratories is a newly established diagnostic center for carcinogenic diseases. Approved and certified by the Indian government, Express Labs has been granted permission to purchase radio-immuno assay (RIA) kits to undertake various medical tests. Express Labs conducts five different tests. It has government permission to conduct 29 different tests involving nuclear sensitive isotopes. It requires about 29 RIA kits and expects to undertake bulk orders later this year.

Telex: Mr. Rajan R. Gupta, Proprietor, Express Laboratories, 203 Regent Chambers, Nariman Point, Bombay 400 021, Maharashtra, India. Tel: 240 780. Telex: 11 5824.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Consulate General (COM-TOP), Bombay, India, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0020

India - Direct Sales to End-User

Rehabilitation equipment

The Ministry of Health in Jordan has received a loan from the World Bank toward the cost of buying equipment, furniture and vehicles for I.N.P.T.I. in Irbid. Tendering is open to all member countries of the World Bank, Switzerland and Taiwan. Interested eligible bidders can obtain tender documents at the address below against a non-refundable fee of 5 Jordanian dinars (US$15). A bid bond equal to 3 percent of the offer should be included in the offer.

Contact: Mr. Ghazi R. Lubbadeh, Director General, General Supplies Department, Salt Street, P.O. Box 7679, Amman, Jordan. Telex: 21597. Tel: 641495. Refer to: tender no. 52/88. Bid deadline: April 17, 1988, 11:00 hours local (GMT plus two hours).

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Amman, Jordan, APO New York 09892.

Refer to: T0008

Jordan - Foreign Government Tender

Anatomical models

The Ministry of Health in Jordan has received a loan from the World Bank toward the cost of buying equipment, furniture and vehicles for I.N.P.T.I. in Irbid. Tendering is open to all member countries of the World Bank, Switzerland and Taiwan. Interested eligible bidders can obtain tender documents at the address below against a non-refundable fee of 3 Jordanian dinars (US$9). A bid bond equal to 3 percent of the offer should be included in the offer.

Contact: Mr. Ghazi R. Lubbadeh, Director General, General Supplies Department, Salt Street, P.O. Box 7679, Amman, Jordan. Telex: 21597. Tel: 641495. Refer to: tender no. 55/88. Bid deadline: April 3, 1988, 11:00 hours local (GMT plus two hours).

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Amman, Jordan, APO New York 09892.

Refer to: T0006

Jordan - Foreign Government Tender

Educational films, slides

The Ministry of Health in Jordan has received a loan from the World Bank toward the cost of buying equipment, furniture and vehicles for I.N.P.T.I. in Irbid. Tendering is open to all member countries of the World Bank, Switzerland and Taiwan. Interested eligible bidders can obtain tender documents at the address below against a non-refundable fee of 7 Jordanian dinars (US$21). A bid bond equal to 3 percent of the offer should be included in the offer.

Contact: Mr. Ghazi R. Lubbadeh, Director General, General Supplies Department, Salt Street, P.O. Box 7679, Amman, Jordan. Telex: 21597. Tel: 641495. Refer to: tender no. 54/88. Bid deadline: April 3, 1988, 11:00 hours local (GMT plus two hours).

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Amman, Jordan, APO New York 09892.

Refer to: T0007

Jordan - Foreign Government Tender

Anatomical charts

The Ministry of Health in Jordan has received a loan from the World Bank toward the cost of buying equipment, furniture and vehicles for I.N.P.T.I. in Irbid. Tendering is open to all member countries of the World Bank, Switzerland and Taiwan. Interested eligible bidders can obtain tender documents at the address below against a non-refundable fee of 3 Jordanian dinars (US$9). A bid bond equal to 3 percent of the offer should be included in the offer.

Contact: Mr. Ghazi R. Lubbadeh, Director General, General Supplies Department, Salt Street, P.O. Box 7679, Amman, Jordan. Telex: 21597. Tel: 641495. Refer to: tender no. 58/88. Bid deadline: April 17, 1988, 11:00 hours local (GMT plus two hours).

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Amman, Jordan, APO New York 09892.

Refer to: T0005

Jordan - Foreign Government Tender

Electrical, audiovisual equipment

The Ministry of Health in Jordan has received a loan from the World Bank toward the cost of buying equipment, furniture and vehicles for I.N.P.T.I. in Irbid. Tendering is open to all member countries of the World Bank, Switzerland and Taiwan. Interested eligible bidders can obtain tender documents at the address below against a non-refundable fee of 10 Jordanian dinars (US$30). A bid bond equal to 3 percent of the offer should be included in the offer.

Contact: Mr. Ghazi R. Lubbadeh, Director General, General Supplies Department, Salt Street, P.O. Box 7679, Amman, Jordan. Telex: 21597. Tel: 641495. Refer to: tender no. 42/88. Bid deadline: April 10, 1988, 11:00 hours local (GMT plus two hours).

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Amman, Jordan, APO New York 09892.

Refer to: T0011

Jordan - Foreign Government Tender

X-ray unit

The Ministry of Health in Jordan has received a loan from the World Bank toward the cost of buying equipment, furniture and vehicles for I.N.P.T.I. in Irbid. Tendering is open to all member countries of the World Bank, Switzerland and Taiwan. Interested eligible bidders can obtain tender documents at the address below against a non-refundable fee of 10 Jordanian dinars (US$30). A bid bond equal to 3 percent of the offer should be included in the offer.

Contact: Mr. Ghazi R. Lubbadeh, Director General, General Supplies Department, Salt Street, P.O. Box 7679, Amman, Jordan. Telex: 21597. Tel: 641495. Refer to: tender no. 51/88. Bid deadline: April 5, 1988, 11:00 hours local (GMT plus two hours).

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Amman, Jordan, APO New York 09892.

Refer to: T0009

Jordan - Foreign Government Tender

Laboratory equipment

The Ministry of Health in Jordan has received a loan from the World Bank toward the cost of buying equipment, furniture and vehicles for I.N.P.T.I. in Irbid. Tendering is open to all member countries of the World Bank, Switzerland and Taiwan. Interested eligible bidders can obtain tender documents at the address below against a non-refundable fee of 10 Jordanian dinars (US$30). A bid bond equal to 3 percent of the offer should be included in the offer.

Contact: Mr. Ghazi R. Lubbadeh, Director General, General Supplies Department, Salt Street, P.O. Box 7679, Amman, Jordan. Telex: 21597. Tel: 641495. Refer to: tender no. 49/88. Bid deadline: April 12, 1988, 11:00 hours local (GMT plus two hours).

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Amman, Jordan, APO New York 09892.

Refer to: T0010

Jordan - Foreign Government Tender

39 Misc. Mfg. Industries

Stuffed toys/animals

Subject firm, established in 1981, is a manufacturer of stuffed and unstuffed toys/animals. Factory area 8,000 square feet. Export capabilities 45,000 units a month. The company wishes to get in contact with U.S. firms interested in the offshore manufacturing of their toy products in a CBI country. Trinidadian manufactured toys imported into the U.S. are not subject to Customs duties under the CBI program.

Write or call: Mr. Studley Roberts, Family Toy Shop Manufacturers, Maturita Trace, Light Pole 13, Arima, Trinidad. Tel: (809) 667-1318.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Embassy (COM-TOP), Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0013

Trinidad and Tobago - Direct Sale for Resale

Road signs

Supply of road signs for state, department and municipal roads. Lot 1: road signs. Lot 2: markers (J1, J3 and J6). The minimum and maximum amounts are: lot 1: state: 150,000/600,000 francs; department: 450,000/1,800,000 francs; municipalities: 200,000/800,000 francs; lot 2: state: 80,000/320,000 francs; department: 60,000/

240,000 francs. Time limit for delivery: class 1 police signs and ancillary equipment: two weeks; class 2 police signs and ancillary equipment: three weeks; direction signs and ancillary equipment: six weeks; J1, J3 and J6 markers: three weeks. Relevant documents may be requested at the address below, Groupe Routes, Bureau Exploitation, Mr. Collas. Tenders must be drawn up in French and sent to the address below, Bureau Gestion Routiere/Marches. Tenders may be submitted only by suppliers entered in the 1987 list of approved road equipment suppliers. Applications must also be accompanied by a signed statement (form MPE 13N, MPC 17N) and an information form (MPE 8N, MPC 10N). The tenderer is bound to keep his tender open for 90 days.

Cable: Etat, Ministere de l'Equipement du Logement de l'Amenagement du Territoire et des Transports, Departement de la Haute-Saone, Direction Departementale de l'Equipement, 24 Boulevard des Allies, F-70014 Vesoul. Tel: 84751777. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S048/71 of 03/09/88 public invitation to tender. Final date for receipt of tenders: March 30, 1988 (17:00).

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Paris, France, APO New York 09777.

Refer to: EECT-N. 6565

France - MTN Tender

50-51 Wholesalers

Pumps and pumping equipment

The government-operated industrial estate in Jeddah wishes to purchase two

wastewater pumping sets (including motor). They are looking for pumps with following specifications: vertical non-clogging centrifugal pumps, volume of 450-715 cubic meters an hour, head 22-17 meter, connection 250 mm, voltage 220/380 60 hz. Heavy use necessitates high quality equipment requiring low maintenance. Would like additional quotations for inventory of spare parts.

Write or telex: Abdulazoz Assad Sherbeni, Western Provice Director, Ministry of Industry and Electricity, P.O. Box 3784, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Tel: 966 2 636-4154. Telex: 601355 INDEST SJ.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), U.S. Liaison Office, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, APO New York 09038.

Refer to: P0194

Saudi Arabia - Direct Sale to

Ministry of Industry and Electricity

Printing supplies, wholesale

E.A. Juffali plans to expand its activities in the printing area and is looking for a supplier of printing ink. Juffali is currently an agent/ distributor of Heidleberg printing presses, Klimsch and Linotype products. Juffali is one of the premier conglomerates in Saudi Arabia with an excellent business reputation. It has joint venture or agency agreements with such leading companies as: Mercedes Benz, Butler Steel, IBM, Dow Chemical, White Consolidated, Siemens, Michelin, Ericsson, Raychem, Massey-Ferguson and Borg- Warner.

Write or telex: Mouin S. Tabbara, Marketing Manager, E.A. Juffali and Brothers, P.O. Box 1049, Jeddah 21431, Saudi Arabia. Tel: (966) 2 667-2222. Telex: 601130.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), U.S. Liaison Office, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, APO New York 09038.

Refer to: P0196

Saudi Arabia - Direct Sales to End-User

70-79 Services -

Personal & Business

A combination of a luxury tourist hotel and medical center

Silver Turizm ve Otelcilik Ticaret ve Sanayi AS is a very new company, established in 1987. The principal shareholders of the company are Dr. Enver Yakal, a retired physician who has managed a number state hospitals; Mr. Mehmet Altindag, a young architect, and Mr. Kemal Buyukdemir, an experienced tourism executive. The company wants to form a joint venture with a U.S. company for design, construction and management of a project combining the characteristics of a medical center and a luxury tourist hotel aimed at high income groups in Turkey and Mid-Eastern countries. The company owns a large piece of land 25 miles away from the newly opened Adnan Menderes Airport of Izmir. The company executives believe the site is ideal for such a project. It has a 2,500-foot-long sea frontage and a hot water spring.

Telex: Dr. Enver Yakal, Chairman, Silver Urizm ve Otelcilik AS, 1363 Sokak No. 1, Cankaya, Izmir, Turkey. Tel: (51) 13-26-72. Telex: 52605.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Consulate General, Izmir, Turkey, APO New York 09224.

Refer to: P0009

Turkey - Joint-Venture Abroad

80 Medical

Hospital operations,

maintenance services

I-Man Co., based in Riyadh, is a professional service organization with expertise and experience in the field of engineering, operations and maintenance management of electro-mechanical equipment in both government and industrial installations. Firm is undertaking non-medical operations of hospitals in various locations all over the country. Its scope of work ranges

from power generation, heating and air conditioning, sewage, water treatment and desalination plant operations and maintenance, as well as other support services. Seeks a firm to participate with them in hospital operations and maintenance services. A WTDR on this firm may be ordered through your local Department of Commerce district office.

Write or telex: Eng. Ayman Ibrahim Amer, Operations Manager, I-Man Co., P.O. Box 3030, Riyadh 11471, Saudi Arabia. Tel: 966-1-491-0703/492-0003. Fax: 966-1-491-0703. Telex: 401376 IMAN SJ.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, APO New York 09697.

Refer to: P0140

Saudi Arabia - Joint-Venture Abroad