EXPORT OPPORTUNITIES

EXPORT OPPORTUNITIES

Trade leads supplied by: US Department of Commerce , U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service, Room HCHB 3804, Washington, DC 20230, Director General: Alexander H. Good

HOW TO USE: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.

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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 pages under 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.

OTHER

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.

15 Contractors/Construction

Road construction

Construction of NATO facilities in Lower Saxony: 320 square miles of bituminous road including sub-base (4cm fine-graded asphalt concrete, 12 cm base course CII, 30 cm sub-base); 150cbm soil exchange; 50 cbm unusable pavement to be removed. Project valued at DM28,000 (US$1 equals DM1.67). Period of performance: August 1988 to September 1988. Written application should be submitted to: Bundesamt fur Wirtschaft, Frankfurter Strasse 29-31, Postfach 5171, D-6236 Eschborn/Taunus. Telex: 4072666BAW D. Telefax: (6196) 404212. When submitting the application, please indicate: NATO Infrastructure, International Competitive Bidding, BWVA-NO. 68-05-11 (38) 88. The application should contain at least the following: name of firm, address, contact, phone and/or telex number. The application form RPT Form EFB-NATO BEW (1977) is no longer required.

Write to: Cont. 11, Staatshochbauamt Wilhelmshaven, Peterstr. 24, D-2940 Wilhelmshaven. Tel: (04421)-408-208. ICB 68-05-11 (38) 88. Application deadline: May 26, 1988.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Bonn, F.R. Germany, APO New York 09080.

Refer to: T00084

West Germany - NATO Tender

22 Textile Mill Products

Men's and women's T-shirts; men's T-shirts and sweat shirts; women's T-shirts and sweat shirts; surf wear

Sportex is only interested in T-shirts of 100 percent cotton in heavy quality, for imprinting. The company was founded in 1982 and has a staff of four people. Banking reference: Volksbank Hoechst, 6230 Frankfurt 80.

Write to: Joerg Schoen, Mgr., Sportex, Johannesallee 11, D-6230 Frankfurt 80. Tel: 69-313910.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Consulate General, Frankfurt am Main, F.R. Germany, APO New York 09757.

Refer to: P0068

West Germany - Direct Sale for Resale

23 Apparel & Other

Textile Products Mfrs.

Men's, boys' separate dress & sport trousers; men's dress shorts, cotton & cotton blends; men's dress shorts, fabrics other than cotton; men's & boys'

dress & sport trousers & shorts; men's & boys' dress & sport shirts; men's & boys' sweaters

Firm founded 1987. Employs two. Annual revenue about DM2 million. Sales area: Denmark, Netherlands, West Germany. Bank ref: Deutsche Bank, Ganderkesee.

Write to: Mrs. Ursula Kolloge, The American Golf Discount, Tulpenstrasse 5, D-2875 Ganderkesee 2. Tel: 223-8160.

Please send a copy of your response to:

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

Refer to: P0058

West Germany - Direct Sale for Resale

Clothing

Place of delivery: deliveries to individual branches of the Postkleiderkasse, bypassing central depots. 1: 28,000 pairs men's grey serge trousers, in two styles. 2: 24,000 pairs men's grey tropical-worsted summer trousers, in two styles. 3: 40,000 pairs men's grey cotton blended-fabric summer trousers. 4: 20,000 pairs men's grey twill worsted blended-fabric winter trousers with carded-yarn back warp, in two styles. 5: 20,000 pairs men's grey gabardine mixed-fabric thermal-lined trousers. 6: 40,000 pairs men's grey stretch-cord trousers. 7: 45,000 pairs men's grey stretch ribbed-fabric trousers. 8: 10,000 pairs men's and women's grey stretch cord or ribbed-fabric knee-length trousers, in two styles. 9: 5,000 pairs women's grey stretch ski trousers. 10: 10,000 men's patterned carded-yarn/worsted blazers. Any divisions into lots are indicated in the tender documents (annex 1).

Tenders may be submitted for the whole requirement under each heading and/or for individual lots. Time limit for delivery: orders will be placed weekly as required and must be met within two weeks. Tender documents may be purchased at the address below before June 3, 1988. Tenders must be drawn up in German and sent to Sozialamt der Deutschen Bundespost, Dienststelle 12-10, Postfach 5006, D-7000 Stuttgart 1. Tel: (0711) 6690 or 6660. Telex: 722005 SAP D. Tenders must be submitted in a sealed envelope. Opening of tenders: representatives of the awarding authority; tenderers will not be admitted. The main terms concerning financing and payment and/or references to the provisions regulating these are in accordance with the regulations governing contracts other than construction work contracts, part b (vol/b).

Applications must be accompanied by the following: evidence of total revenue and revenue on the goods being put out to tender in the past three financial years; a list of the public authorities which have previously awarded contracts to the tenderer, details of plant and equipment available, measures for ensuring quality, and laboratory and research facilities; evidence of inscription in the trade register at the locality of the tenderer's registered office or residence; samples of the goods to be supplied. The tenderer is bound to keep his tender open until July 29, 1988. Criteria: the contract will be awarded to the tenderer who submits the most economically advantageous bid. Criteria are price, quality, delivery dates, customer service, suitability, supply capacity and compliance of samples with the awarding authority's specifications.

Cable: Postkleiderkasse, Rechtfaehige Anstalt des Offentlichen Rechts, Hauptverwaltung, Postfach 104242, D-7000 Stuttgart 10. Tel: (0711) 6690 or 6628. Telex: 722005 SAP D. Fax: (0711) 2261342. Teletex: 7111 377 SAP. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S082/87 of 04/23/88 public invitation to tender pursuant to the regulations governing contracts other than construction work contracts, part a (vol/a). Final date for receipt of tenders: June 13, 1988 (14:00).

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Bonn, F.R. Germany, APO New York 09080.

Refer to: EECT-N. 6774.

West Germany - MTN Tender

100 percent cotton hospital sheets

& pillowcases; cotton hospital towels; cotton hospital blankets; cotton women's hospital gowns; cotton men's and boys hospital gowns

Firm deals in ready-made garments, textiles and hospital linens. It is interested in receiving brochures and price lists of items quoted above.

Write to: Abdul Hamid Akhtar, Owner, Al Tatweer Garments, P.O. Box 5283. Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Tel: 971-2-462880. Telex: 22106 BUREAUEM.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Embassy (COM-TOP), Abu Dhabi, U.A.E., U.S. Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P086a

United Arab Emirates - Direct Sale for Resale

24 Lumber & Wood

Products Mfrs.

Furniture hardware; door locks

Arabian Arts Co. manufactures and assembles furniture, doors and windows and decoration materials. Firm would like to import the following finished products: wooden doors, accordion doors, rolling shutters, windows, door locks, handles and other related products. Interested companies should contact directly with catalogs, technical data and prices.

Write to or telex: Nadeem Naushad, Gen. Manager, Arabian Arts for Carpentry and Decoration, P.O. Box 12, Jeddah 21411, Saudi Arabia. Cable: ALMOTAWAKEL. Telex: 601365 MQNEER SJ. Tel: 9662-6200871.

Please send a copy of your response to:

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

Refer to: P0245

Saudi Arabia - Direct Sale for Resale

25 Furniture & Fixture

Mfrs.

Mattresses

Requests to participate should be sent to address below. The supply 11,400 75x190x10 cm mattresses PU foam with flame retardant case NATO code 7210.99.977.2913. Foam type B, class S, grade 130 to BS 3379. Density 28 kg/M3 (minimum). Case: flame retardant treated cotton calico, green stripe. 200 G/M2 mass. Resistance to ignition: finished mattress to comply with BS 6807 using ignition sources smoldering cigarette and wood crib no. 5 as described in BS 5852 parts 1 and 2. Suppliers must tender for all of the goods on a prepared price schedule. Place of delivery: Officer in Charge, Ministry of Defense No. 7, Maintenance Unit, Raf Quedgeley, Gloucestershire, England. Time limit for delivery: July 1988, 4,000 per month.

No special legal form 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: approximately May 18, 1988. Information required: unless evidence as to technical capability and financial standing has been supplied in the past 12 months, applications are to be supported by: a banker's reference; a statement covering the three previous

financial years, showing applicant's overall revenue and his revenue with respect to goods to which the contract relates; proof of enrollment in the professional or trade register laid down by the laws of the country in which the applicant is established; evidence of the applicant's technical capacity with a description of his technical facilities and details of ensuring quality. Criteria for the award of contract are: the lowest acceptable offer. The contract will be based on general conditions of UK government contracts for stores purchases (GC/Stores/April 1, 1979). Samples and test reports will be required at tender stage. British standards can be obtained from British Standards Institute, Linford Wood, UK-Milton Keynes MK14 6LE.

Cable: The Crown Suppliers, Liverpool Procurement Office, Fifth Floor, Royal Liver Building, Pier Head, UK-Liverpool L3 1PE. Tel: (051) 2274262-262. Telex: 629105 Pasdoeg. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S082/93 of 04/23/88. Final date for receipt of requests to participate: May 6, 1988.

Please send a copy of your response to:

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

Refer to: EECT-N. 6780

United Kingdom - MTN Tender

Furniture

Requests to participate should be sent to address below. The supply and installation of full cable management furniture and associated office furniture including side tables, two-drawer and four-drawer cabinets, etc. The award is liable to be divided. Place of delivery: carriage paid to approximately 500 delivery points throughout the United Kingdom, excluding Northern Ireland, to be notified. Time limit for delivery: over a two-and-a- half year period from autumn 1988 at approximately 200 units per week to approximately 500 delivery points throughout the UK, excluding Northern Ireland, to be notified.

No special legal form 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: May 23, 1988. Information required: a statement of the company's overall revenue and revenue with respect to furniture for the past three years; a statement of the company's technical facilities and its measures for ensuring quality. Requests for tender documents must be accompanied by evidence as specified in Articles 22 (1) (a), (b) and (c) and 23 (1) (a), (b), (c), (d), (e) and (f) of Directive 77/62/EEC and proof that none of the circumstances set out in Article 20 applies to the tenderer. An inspection under Article 23 (1) (f) may also be necessary.

Criteria for the award of contract are: quality, delivery dates, production capacity, price and technical liaison. Tenderers must quote sterling prices that will remain fixed for two years. Prices are required per unit prior to discount, together with discounts for quantities up to 20,000 units. Any possible variation in the exchange rate over the delivery period of the contract will be based on the standard conditions of government contracts. The successful tenderer will be required to remove the existing furniture at locations, to a pre-determined store in the north of England. Tenderers must supply catalogs and detailed specifications.

Cable: The Department of Health and Social Security, Room 1103, Euston Tower, 286 Euston Road, UK-London NW1 3DN. Tel: (01) 3881188-3288. Fax: (01) 3885068. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S082/89 of 04/23/88 selective tendering. Final date for receipt of requests to participate: May 20, 1988.

Please send a copy of your response to:

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

Refer to: EECT-N. 6776

United Kingdom - MTN Tender

Rotary chairs

Tilting, in accordance with Canadian General Standards Board standard 44-167M, type 2, November 1986 (oasis qualified product). Quantity: 2,610 units. Delivery date: 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 start immediately 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 in French.

Contact: R. Simard, Department of Supply and Services, Office Automation, Services and Information Systems, Directorate-Procurement, Operations Branch, EV Section, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0S5. Tel: 613-956-1154. Refer to: NPP 88-061. Deadline: 06/03/88.

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: T0139

Canada

Folding car chairs

Requests to participate should be sent to address below. Up to 7,000 P.A. Model 9LJ general purpose junior folding car chairs made to the authority's specification and drawings. Copies of the specification can be obtained from the address below. Tenders may be for all or part of the supplies. Place of delivery: Ex Works UK or cif Liverpool. Time limit for delivery: delivery commencing Jan. 1, 1989, for one or two years. No special legal form 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: June 20, 1988.

Information required: requests to tender must be accompanied by evidence as specified in Articles 22 (1) (a) to (c) and 23 (1) (a) to (e) of Directive 77/ 62/EEC and proof that none of the circumstances set out in Article 20 applies to the tenderer, unless such evidence has already been supplied to the authority. Award criteria to be stated in the tender documents. Contractors will be expected to operate a quality assurance system to at least the level of BS 5750 Part 2 (1987), ISO 9002.

Cable: Disablement Services Authority, Block 1, Government Buildings, Warbreck Hill Road, UK-Blackpool FY2 0UZ. Telex: 67529 DHSS NXG. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S082/92 of 04/23/88 selective procedure. Final date for receipt of requests to participate: June 13, 1988.

Please send a copy of your response to:

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

Refer to: EECT-N. 6779

United Kingdom - MTN Tender

26 Paper & Allied

Products Mfrs.

5,000 metric tons of wood pulp

Interested U.S. firms are urged to contact their Egyptian agents for complete tender documents which may be obtained from the company's head office in Alexandria against payment of E 350 (US$154.18) per copy.

Write to: Joint Foreign Purchases Committee for Wood Pulp, Paper and Cardboard, Societe Industriele Moharram Press, El-Nouzha, Alexandria, Egypt. Tel: 4208516. Telex: 54386 MOHA UN. Refer to: tender no. 14(87/88). Deadline: 06/15/88, 6:00 p.m.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Consulate General, Alexandria, Egypt, FPO New York 09527.

Refer to: T0179

Egypt - Foreign Government Tender

Bond writing paper

(chemical wood pulp)

Company was established in 1984. Employs 15. Its yearly sales amount to 2 billon pesos. Firm is engaged in the retail/wholesale trade of computer accessories and computer continuous form stock paper. T.O. is unevaluated.

Write to: Attorney Jaime Valdez, General Manager/Owner, I.Q. 2000, SA de CV, Paseo de Los Leones Ote. 377, Col. Mitras Centro, Monterrey, N.L.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Consulate General (COM-TOP), Monterrey, N.L., Mexico, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0226

Mexico - Representation & Distribution

Bond paper rolls mounted

on cardboard core

Firm was established in 1977. Employs 30. Yearly sales amount to 1.2 billion pesos. Engaged in the preparation of continuous forms for computer printers needs bond paper rolls. T.O. is unevaluated.

Write to: Ernesto Caro, Purchasing Manager, Formas Continuas del Norte SA, Ave. San Nicolas Norte 3860, Colonia, del Norte, Monterrey, N.L., Mexico. Tel: (83) 51-40-00.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Consulate General (COM-TOP), Monterrey, N.L., Mexico, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0216

Mexico

Adhesive tape

Pressure sensitive, in accordance with Canadian General Standards Board specification 43-GP-3MA dated December 1983 (eight items). Quantity: 52,056 units. Delivery date: 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 start immediately 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 in French.

Contact: R. Simard, Department of Supply and Services, Office Automation, Services and Information Systems, Directorate-Procurement, Operations Branch, EV Section, Ottawa, Ontario,Canada K1A 0S5. Tel: 613-956-1154. Refer to: NPP 88-056. Deadline: 06/02/88.

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: T0134

Canada - MTN Tender

File folders

Suspension, tough kraft, different colored tops, 14-1/2 in x 9-11/16 in, fastened to two steel bars, with label (12 items). Box of 25. Quantity: 641,350. Delivery date: 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 start immediately 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 in French.

Contact: R. Simard, Department of Supply and Services, Office Automation, Services and Information Systems, Directorate-Procurement, Operations Branch, EV Section, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0S5. Tel: 613-956-1154. Refer to: NPP 88-063. Deadline: 06/06/88.

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: T0141

Canada - MTN Tender

Paper towels

In accordance with Canadian General Standards Board standards and purchase descriptions detailed on the request for proposal (seven items). Quantity: 60,686 boxes. Delivery date: 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 start immediately 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 in French.

Contact: L. Gobey, Department of Supply and Services, Capital Region Supply Center, 1010 Somerset Street West, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0T4. Tel: 613-957-2695. Telex: DSS ISC OTT 053-3983. Refer to: NPP 88-053. Deadline: 06/ 02/88.

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: T0131

Canada - MTN Tender

Stationery items

Pricing in accordance with your published price list, less a discount, for the period July 15, 1988, to July 14, 1989. Delivery date: as and when requested. Tenderers must be on a Department of Supply and Services qualified suppliers list (interested bidders not already on DSS source list should start immediately 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 in French.

Contact: Y.H. Harrett, Department of Supply and Services, 2 Morris Dr., Burnside Industrial Park, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada B3B 1S6. Tel: 902-426-7188. Telex: 019-31554. Deadline: 06/28/88.

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: T0130

Canada - MTN Tender

Calendar pads

In accordance with Canadian General Standards Board standard 53-GP-22M dated May 1979 (three items). Quantity: 237,500 pads. Delivery date: 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 start immediately 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 in French.

Contact R. Simard, Department of Supply and Services, Office Automation, Services and Information Systems, Directorate-Procurement, Operations Branch, EV Section, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0S5. Tel: 613-956-1154. Refer to: NPP 88-060. Deadline: 06/03/88.

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: T0138

Canada - MTN Tender

Appointment books

In accordance with Canadian General Standards Board standard 53-GP-52M dated June 1979 (four items). Quantity: 71,262 units. Delivery date: 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 start immediately 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 in French.

Contact R. Simard, Department of Supply and Services, Office Automation, Services and Information Systems, Directorate-Procurement, Operations Branch, EV Section, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0S5. Tel: 613-956-1154. Refer to: NPP 88-059. Deadline: 06/02/88.

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: T0137

Canada - MTN Tender

27 Printing, Publishing &

Allied Industries

Various supplies

Place of delivery: Brussels and Wilrijk. Lot 1: 11,463 tear-off pads for 1989, text in French; 14,830 tear-off pads for 1989, text in Dutch. Lot 2: 2,970 desk diaries for 1989, one day to a page, text in French; 4,076 desk diaries for 1989, one day to a page, text in Dutch; 14,004 desk diaries for 1989, one day to a page, text in two languages; 2,770 desk diaries for 1989, two days to a page, text in French; 3,898 desk diaries for 1989, two days to a page, text in Dutch; 13,157 desk diaries for 1989, two days to a page, text in two languages.

Lot 3: 37,173 calendar pads for 1989, for ring holders, text in two languages on both sides; 13,352 calendar pads for 1989, for ring holders, text in French on both sides; 20,034 calendar pads for 1989, for ring holders, text in Dutch on both sides. Lot 4: 21,278 calendar plates for 1989, text in French; 26,976 calendar plates for 1989, text in Dutch. Lot 5: 6,806 supports for tear-off pads. Lot 6: 7,149 holders for calendar pads. Six lots.

Time limit for delivery: 16 weeks. Tender documents may be purchased at: Bureau de Vente et de Consultation des Cahiers des Charges et Autres Documents concernant les Adjudications Publiques, WTC, Tour 3, 2e etage, Blvd. Simon

Bolivar 30, B-1210 Brussels. Tel: (02) 2123498, from April 11, 1988, onwards. Amount and terms of payment for documents: special specification no. 5/ 226-121: 50 Belgian francs. Standard specification no. 5/226-1 of June 1, 1979: 60 francs. Payable to postal giro account no. 000-2005826-60.

Tenders must be drawn up in French or Dutch and sent to address below. Opening of tenders at address below, Salle des Adjudications, 1er etage. Public (prices will not be announced). Deposits and or guarantees required: guarantee equivalent to 3 percent of the contract price excluding VAT. The main terms concerning financing and payment and/or references to the provisions regulating these are in accordance with article 15 of the ministerial decree of Aug. 10, 1977, laying down the general conditions for public contracts. Natural or legal person.

The awarding authority may require any information or compliance with any procedures described in council directive 80/767/EEC of July 22, 1980 (section b). The tenderer is bound to keep his tender open for 60 calendar days commencing the day after the opening of tenders. Criteria: lowest acceptable tender, assessed on the basis of the following: price, cost of use, quality, reliability of supply and the professional and financial guarantees provided by tenderers. No reservation clauses will be allowed.

Cable: Ministere des Travaux Publics, Office Central des Fournitures, Bureau A1.2, rue de la Loi 61, B-1040 Brussels. Tel: (02) 2306125. Telex: 61476 CBBOCF. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S082/86 of 04/23/88 public invitation to tender (special specification no. 5/226-121). Final date for receipt of tenders: June 10, 1988 (15:00).

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Brussels, Belgium, APO New York 09667.

Refer to: EECT-N. 6773

Belgium - MTN Tender

Binders

To be supplied in accordance with various standards of the Canadian General Standard Board (eight items). Quantity: 124,104 units. Delivery date: 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 start immediately 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 in French.

Contact: R. Simard, Department of Supply and Services, Office Automation, Services and Information Systems, Directorate-Procurement, Operations Branch, EV Section, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0S5. Tel: 613-956-1154. Refer to: NPP 88-064. Deadline: 06/03/88.

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: T0142

Canada - MTN Tender

Loose leaf binders

In accordance with Canadian General Standards Board specification 53-GP-41M dated May 1979 (eight items). Quantity: 269,900 units. Delivery date: 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 start immediately 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 in French.

Contact: R. Simard, Department of Supply and Services, Office Automation, Services and Information Systems, Directorate-Procurement, Operations Branch, EV Section, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0S5. Tel: 613-956-1154. Refer to: NPP 88-055. Deadline: 06/02/88.

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: T0133

Canada - MTN Tender

28 Chemicals & Allied

Products Mfrs.

Polypropylene film; high density polyethylene film

Firm is interested in receiving catalogs and price lists asap. It would buy on a continuing basis to supply local manufacturer. Price lists and catalogs requested asap. This opportunity is unevaluated. A WTDR is recommended before a final commitment.

Reply to: Lic. Victor Manuel de la Pena, Expansion Comercial del Tropico, Avenida 5 No. 1803, Col. San Jose, 94500-Cordoba, Veracruz. Tel: 43577/78. Telex: 15636 INCOME.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Embassy (FCS-TOP), Mexico, D.F., Mexico, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0109

Mexico

Plastic materials and resins; synthetic rubber; titanium dioxide; synthetic resin and rubber adhesives

Seeks U.S. sources of supply for synthetic rubber including polychloro butadiene rubber, acrylonitrile butadiene rubber, NBR latex, polyvinyl alcohol resins, vinyl type adhesives and titanium dioxide. The firm, established in 1985, is a trading company. The firm claims that its sales volume last year was US$1.2 million.

Write to: Kyung-sig, Chang, Ah San Mool San Co., C.P.O. Box 10677, Seoul 100, Korea. Tel: (02) 583-3919. Cable: AHSAN MSKG SEOUL. Telex: K23231 MOCNSM.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Seoul, Korea, APO San Francisco 96301.

Refer to: P0788

Republic of Korea - Direct Sale/Agency

Assorted cephradine for injection, in capsule form and for oral suspension

Payment will be made in Hong Kong dollars unless otherwise specified by the tenderers and agreed by the director of government supplies.

Write to: The Chairman, Central Tender Board, Government Secretariat, Central Government Office (Main Wing), Lower Albert Road, Hong Kong. Refer to: PT/165/ 87 (A23558/87). Deadline: 05/27/88 at noon.

Please send a copy of your response to:

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

Refer to: T0044

Hong Kong - Foreign Government Tender

Supply of sugar-coated

vitamin-mineral tablets containing 12 vitamins and 12 minerals each

Firm is one of the largest pharmaceutical wholesalers/importers in Singapore and has been in operation for more than 30 years. The firm imports pharmaceutical products from all over the world. Its usual supplier of the product is Develin Pharmaceuticals of Long Beach, Calif., but the Calif. firm is now unable to supply. Firm therefore needs to look for an alternative supplier. Estimated yearly consumption is 5 million tablets. Interested suppliers are requested to contact Luen Wah directly.

Write to: Mr. Cheong Wing, Managing Director, Luen Wah Medical Co. (S) Pte., 40 North Canal Road, Singapore 0105. Tel: 5339144. Telex: RS 26474. Fax: (65) 533-2238.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Singapore, Singapore, FPO San Francisco 96699.

Refer to: P0031

Singapore - Agency

Natural colophony

Interested U.S. firms are urged to contact their Egyptian agents for complete tender documents which may be obtained from the company's head office in Rachid against payment of E 80 (US$35.24) per copy.

Write to: Foreign Purchases Committee, The General Co. for Paper Industry (Rakta), El-Tabia, Rachid Road, Alexandria, Egypt. Cable: RAKTAKO, ALEXANDRIA. Tel: 5601530. Refer to: tender no. 18(87/88). Deadline: 06/15/88.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Consulate General, Alexandria, Egypt, FPO New York 09527.

Refer to: T0176

Egypt - Foreign Government Tender

Tube kraft poly/laminated; paper liner/electrolytic impregnated; carbon rods; nickel plated steel tops and bottom covers; R6 integrated cap/closure polystyrene; display carton, printed; corrugated carton cutters; poly/coated (browned lined chipboard)

YBC solicits offers from U.S. manufacturers/exporters of raw material. The materials are required for the production of hi-fi and flashlight batteries. Offer should be c & f Hodeidah.

Telex or write: Ahmed A. Elghil, Chairman, Yemen Battery Manufacturing Co., P.O. Box 1509, Sanaa, Yemen Arab Republic. Tel: (2) 232037/8. Telex: 2373 ALAGIL 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: P0035

Yemen - Direct Sales to End-User

Refrigerant gas

Mr. Mohammed Alhasan is the owner of Bahrain Gas, a well-established and reputable importing, retailing and wholesaling firm. Bahrain Gas is a major producer and distributor of bottled gas and an agent for leading European manufacturers of household and catering ranges and equipment. Mr. Alhasan is interested in contacting U.S. manufacturers of refrigerant gas for importation of about 150 tons of gas a year.

Reply to: Mohammed Ali Alhasan, Managing Director, Bahrain Gas, P.O. Box 254, Manama, Bahrain. Cable: BAHRAIN GAS. Tel: (973) 258804. Telex: 8988.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Manama, Bahrain, FPO New York 09526.

Refer to: P0040

Bahrain - Other Direct Sale

Polyvinyl acetate latex type adhesives; polyvinyl chloride and copolymers;

exterior industrial water base paints for coil coating; industrial wood lacquers; automotive and machinery refinish paints; enamels for painting motors and automotive parts

Pinturas Monterrey SA was established in 1951. Employs 142. Engaged in the manufacture, wholesale trade/sales of industrial paints. Firm also manufactures automotive component paints, white glues and custom wood finishes. Yearly sales amount to 10 billion pesos. Pimsa is interested in a licensing arrangement or joint venture for manufacture of above products. T.O. is unevaluated.

Write to: Eng. Jose G. Elizondo, Technical Director, Pinturas Monterrey SA de CV (Pimsa), Apdo. P. 1207, 64000 Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Tel: (83) 79-79-30 & 79-00-11.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Consulate General (COM-TOP), Monterrey, N.L., Mexico, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0212

Mexico - Licensing Abroad

29 Petroleum Refineries &

Related Industries

Fuel

Place of delivery: various supply points in the Federal Republic of Germany and West Berlin. 4,515,000 liters regular petrol, unleaded; 27,768,000 liters diesel fuel. Deliveries for a particular delivery area or sub-area or total supply to all 28 delivery areas. Time limit for delivery: within four working days of receipt of orders. Tender documents may be purchased at the address below, Referat E13-5A, before May 20, 1988. Tenders must be drawn up in German (including inquiries and correspondence) and sent to the address below, E21-1A.

The information and formalities necessary for an appraisal of the minimum economic and technical standards required are in accordance with the following articles of council directive 77/62/EEC: Article 22 (1) (a) and (c) and, where necessary, (3); Article 23 (1) (a) (regarding deliveries to public authorities awarding contracts) and (e). The tenderer is bound to keep his tender open until June 30, 1988. criteria: In accordance with Article 25 (1) (b) of council directive 77/62/EEC: the most economical offer, optimum reliability of delivery over the whole contract period, no limiting clauses regarding deliveries, adherence to the conditions listed in the tender documents.

Cable: Posttechnisches Zentralamt, Referat E13, Postfach 1180, D-6100 Darmstadt. Tel: (06151) 17-5835 or 17-1. Telex: 419501 PTZ D. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S082/88 of 04/23/88 public invitation to tender. Master contracts to run from July 1, 1988, to Oct. 31, 1988. Final date for receipt of tenders: May 27, 1988 (14:00).

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Bonn, F.R. Germany, APO New York 09080.

Refer to: EECT-N. 6775

West Germany - MTN Tender

30 Rubber & Misc. Plastic

Products Mfrs.

Document protectors

Quantity: 1,689,910 units (five items). Delivery date: 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 start immediately 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 in French.

Contact: G. Massih, Department of Supply and services, Office Automation, Services and Information Systems, Directorate-Procurement, Operations Branch, EV Section, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0S5. Tel: 613-956-1154. Refer to: NPP 88-058. Deadline: 06/02/88.

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: T0136

Canada - MTN Tender

Portable foam plastic ice chests

Firm was established in 1987. Employs four. Yearly sales amount to 500 million pesos. Firm also wishes to purchase complete thermos bottles. T.O. is unevaluated.

Write to: Attorney Faisal Chamut, Owner/General Manager, Importaciones y Exportaciones Torreon SA de CV, Apdo. P. 307, 27000 Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico. Tel: (17) 13-78-30.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Consulate General (COM-TOP), Monterrey, N.L., Mexico, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0215

Mexico - Sale, Agent, Distributor

32 Stone, Clay, Glass &

Concrete Products Mfrs.

Calibrated lipless glass food

containers for semi-liquid food packing

Firm was established in 1977. Employs 50. It is a large exporter of food products to the United States and well known to FCS. Its sales amount to 4 billion pesos per year. Firm needs 400,000 glass containers a month. Firm also needs to buy sesame seeds in their natural state: 50 to 60 thousand lbs. a month. T.O. is unevaluated.

Write to: Cristobal Cardenas, General Manager, Basa, Cerro de la Silla 815, Colonia Obispado, 64010 Monterrey, N.L., Mexico. Tel: (83) 33-11-44 & 33-44-22. Telex: 490000-86777 (MHJ). Fax: (83) 46-99-63.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Consulate General (COM-TOP), Monterrey, N.L., Mexico, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0197

Mexico - Direct Sales to End-User

Kitchen table, art and

novelty glassware; blankets

Firm wishes to receive brochures and price lists for products listed.

Write to: Mr. Walidalmani, President, Lufkin Trading Establishment, P.O. Box 13068, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Tel: 971-4-215517. Telex: 49154 MANI EM.

United Arab Emirates - Direct Sale for Resale

33 Primary Metal

Industries

Alloy steel billets for

rolling concrete reinforcing bars

Madereria Rebollo SA de CV was established in 1969. Employs 50. Yearly sales amount to 2 billion pesos. Firm is engaged in retail/wholesale of lumber and has a separate division where steel billets are rolled into concrete reinforcing bars and steel ingots are rolled into steel sheet. Firm has 10 branch offices throughout Mexico. Firm needs 1 million lbs. of steel billets (SAE 1041 and SAE 1042) per month. T.O. is unevaluated.

Write to: Jose Rebollo, Director General, Madereria Rebollo SA de CV, Blvd. Armando del Castillo Franco 777, Parque Industrial Lagunero, Gomez Palacio, Durango, Mexico. Tel: (17) 16-00-35.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Consulate General (COM-TOP), Monterrey, N.L., Mexico, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0229

Mexico - Direct Sales to End-User

Galvanized carbon steel sheets:

hot dripped; galvanized carbon steel sheets: electrolytic

Firm is a major importer and distributor of lumber, plywood, reinforced steel bars, metal sheets and other building materials. Owing to high value of Japanese and European currencies, firm is looking for U.S. manufacturers and suppliers of galvanized steel sheets gauge 10-26. Interested U.S. companies are requested to telex immediately product specifications and price c and f Dammam port to Mr. Shihadeh at address below.

Reply by telex: Mr. Ahed S. Shihadeh, Assistant General Manager, Rashed A. al-Rashed and Sons Co., P.O. Box 99, Al Khobar 31952, Saudi Arabia. Tel: 966/ 3/864-2150. Fax: 966/3/864-9029. Telex: 870040 RSHDCO SJ.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Consulate General, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, APO New York 09616.

Refer to: P0069

Saudi Arabia - Direct Sales Lead

Steel sheets

Product specifications are as follows: A) Thyssen special mill quality approximately 25t per thickness: 1.25mm - 30 tons; .8mm - 30 tons; .63mm - 40 tons B) plain aluminized 20-25t per item - 1.25mm - 30 tons; 8mm - 30 tons; .63mm - 40 tons C) galvanized 20-25t per item - 1.25mm - 30 tons; .8mm - 30 tons; .63mm - 40 tons D) C.R. sheet 20t per item - 1.25mm - 30 tons; .8mm - 30 tons; .63mm - 40 tons. Requires approximately 100 tons of steel every six months. Subject firm, a well established company, is a large manufacturer of mufflers for a wide range of motor vehicles. The company presently purchases its raw materials from Europe and Japan but is now interested in sourcing its requirements from the United States. The firm requires prices cif Trinidad and delivery time.

Write or call: Roger Gordon, Marketing Manager, Long Life Mufflers (Trinidad) Ltd., 41 Eastern Main Road, Laventille, Trinidad, W.I. Tel: (809) 623-2546, 7920. Telex: 22576 EMELCO WG.

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: P0017

Trinidad and Tobago - Direct Sales to End-User

Nickel core power cable insulated with teflon cloth and fiberglass

Firm was established in 1985. Employs 30. Engaged in the manufacture of heating elements for industrial use and is aided by eight distributors throughout the republic. Company's yearly sales amount to 1 billion pesos. T.O. is unevaluated.

Write to: Brigido Trujillo C., Owner/Purchasing Manager, Vicente Guerrero L-2 MZ. 14, Col. Jalalpa, 18 Mexico, D.F. 01290. Tel: (5) 5-70-72-93.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Consulate General (COM-TOP), Monterrey, N.L., Mexico, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0219

Mexico - Direct Sales to End-User

Hospital and medical equipment; pharmaceuticals; baby care products

BMC solicits offers from U.S. manufacturers/exporters of hospital/medical equipment. Offers should be c & f Hodeidah, Yemen Arab Republic. Equipment is required for tenders to equip Yemen hospitals and private clinics.

Telex or write: A.W. Abulahom, Director, Balahom Medical Co., P.O. Box 1516, Sanaa, Yemen Arab Republic. Tel: 225530/5. Telex:

2853 LOHMD 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: P0033

Yemen - Direct Sales to End-User

Hospital and medical equipment; pharmaceuticals; baby care products

Al Thowrah Purchasing Department solicits offers from U.S. manufacturers/ export ers of hospital/medical equipment. Offers should be c & f Hodeidah, Yemen Arab Republic. Equipment is required to equip Al Thowrah Hospital. Al Thowrah Hospital is regarded as one of the largest hospitals in the Yemen Arab Republic, and is well managed by its independent authority.

Telex or write: Dr. A.A. al Seaghi, Director, Al Thowrah General Hospital Authority, P.O. Box 974, Sanaa, Yemen Arab Republic. Tel: (2) 246966 through 979. Telex: 2613 THOWRA 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: P0034

Yemen - Direct Sales to End-User

Rayon/acetate yarns

denier; 300/60/100, denier 450/90/100, denier 600/90/130

Company belongs to a group of firms headed by a large stock brokerage firm Casa de Bolsa Probursa. Probursa has registered capital of 2,378 million pesos. Balance sheet shows 1987 net profits of 23,507 million pesos. Probursa is exploring new business possibilities through different affiliates. Proexpo is interested in catalogs and price lists. A WTDR is recommended before a business commitment.

Reply to: Jaime Garcia Verdeja, Proexpo SA de CV, Cervantes Saavedra 255, Col. Granada, 11520-Mexico D.F. Tel: 5311425, 2551122. Telex: 1764205 PROBME.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Embassy (FCS-TOP), Mexico, D.F., Mexico, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0112

Mexico

34 Fabricated Metal

Products Mfrs.

Vacuum bottles for thermos

Firm was established in 1987. Employs four. Yearly sales amount to 500 million pesos. Firm also wishes to purchase complete thermos bottles. T.O. is unevaluated.

Write to: Attorney Faisal Chamut, Owner/General Manager, Importaciones y Exportaciones Torreon SA de CV, Apdo. P. 307, 27000 Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico. Tel: (17) 13-78-30.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Consulate General (COM-TOP), Monterrey, N.L., Mexico, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0214

Mexico - Sale, Agent, Distributor

Wires for paper and

cardboard machinery

Interested U.S. firms are urged to contact their Egyptian agents for complete tender documents which may be obtained from the company's head office in Rachid against payment of E 20 (US$8.81) per copy.

Write to: Foreign Purchases Committee, The General Co. for Paper Industry, Rakta, El-Tabia, Rachid Road, Alexandria, Egypt. Cable: RAKTAKO, ALEXANDRIA. Tel: 5601530. refer to: tender no. 16(87/88). Deadline: 06/01/88.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Consulate General, Alexandria, Egypt, FPO New York 09527.

Refer to: T0178

Egypt - Foreign Government Tender

35 Machinery Mfrs.

Internal combustion engines:

50 cms and 125 cms

New firm is interested in receiving catalogs and price lists asap. It would probably buy in cash or through letter of credit. This opportunity is unevaluated. A WTDR is recommended before a final commitment.

Reply to: Lic. Victor Manuel de la Pena, Expansion Comercial del Tropico, Avenida 5 No. 1803, Col. San Jose, 94500-Cordoba, Veracruz. Tel: 43577/78. Telex: 15636 INCOME.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Embassy (FCS-TOP), Mexico, D.F., Mexico, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0110

Mexico

Agricultural equipment; diesel engines; generator sets; deep well pumps; submersible water pumps; agricultural hand tools; road construction machinery; compaction equipment

Jutico solicits offer from U.S. exporters/manufactures of equipment and

machinery. Established in 1986, the firm employs 200. Firm is well established in the business of distributing and marketing of agricultural machinery and equipment with branches in Yemen's major cities. Interested U.S. firms may send their offers c & f Hodeidah, enclosing catalogs and brochures.

Telex or write: Mohamed Ahmed Jumaan, Chairman, Jumaan Trading & Industrial Corp., P.O. Box 213, Sanaa, Yemen Arab Republic. Tel: 272232/3/4. Telex: 2255 JUMAAN 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: P0032

Yemen - Direct Sales to End-User

Lawn mowers; pumps and pumping equipment; household water heater, electrical; valves and pipe fittings; kitchen sinks, steel, aluminum and other metals; sink fittings and faucets; center pivot irrigation systems; botanical preparations and/or concentrates for agricultural use

A long established and well organized importer and dealer in lumber, plywood and building materials. Volume of annual sales is US$22 million. Firm would like to import from U.S. manufacturers lawn mowers, pumps, electrical water heaters, valves, kitchen sinks, faucets, irrigation systems and accessories and peat moss.

Write to: Dr. Anthony Kairouz, Regional Manager, Building Materials Trading Co., P.O. Box 939, Al Khobar 31952, Saudi Arabia. Tel: 966/3/857-0100. Fax: 966/3/857-4496. Telex: 870308 BMTCAD SJ.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Consulate General, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, APO New York 09616.

Refer to: P0068

Saudi Arabia - Direct Sales Lead

Ditching machines

Wheel mounted, heavy duty. Quantity: six. Delivery date: Dec. 31, 1988. Tenderers must be on a Department of Supply and Services qualified suppliers list (interested bidders not already on DSS source list should start immediately 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 in French.

Contact: S. McEachern, Department of Supply and Services, Transportation and Energy ProductsBranch, TY Section, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0S5. Tel: 613-994-3343. Refer to: NPP 88-054. Deadline: 06/02/88.

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: T0132

Canada - MTN Tender

Parts for power cranes and

other heavy equipment; other parts and attachments for construction machinery and equipment

Small company, established in 1987, has three employees. Its annual sales equal about DM1.5 million. Importer/exporter of parts and attachments for construction equipment. Bank reference: Deutsche Bank AG, Kreissparkasse, both located in Weingarten.

Write to: Ryn Genn Ho, Intec AG, Danzigerstr. 7, 7987 Weingarten. Tel: 751-53100. Telex: 732 756.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Consulate General, Frankfurt am Main, F.R. Germany, APO New York 09757.

Refer to: P069

West Germany - Direct Sales to End-User

Forklift trucks

Reaching and tiering type; 3,000-lb. capacity. English and French technical manuals. Familiarization course at destinations. Training maintenance personnel. Quantity: eight fork lift trucks; 120 bilingual technical manuals; four familiarization courses; one training maintenance personnel. Delivery date: Oct. 30, 1988. Tenderers must be on a Department of Supply and Services

qualified suppliers list (interested bidders not already on DSS source list should start immediately 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 in French.

Contact: A.F. Sanderson, Department of Supply and Services, Transportation and Energy Products Branch, TS Section, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0S5. Tel: 613-994-3343. Refer to: NPP 88-067. Deadline: 06/06/88.

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: T0145

Canada - MTN Tender

CNC machining centers and drilling centers; electro erosion machine tools

Buyer is an importer and distributor of machine tools. Currently represents several Spanish, Italian and Argentine builders.

Contact: Mr. Jorge Furcanetto, Director, Furlanetto S.A.C.I.F.I.M.A., Av. Franciscobeiro 5574, 1419 Buenos Aires, Argentina. Tel: 642-0863. Telex: 17695 FURLA AR.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, Buenos Aires, Argentina, APO Miami 34034.

Refer to: P0020

Argentina - Agency

Grinding, polishing, buffing,

honing, lapping machines; all other grinding machines; all other polishing and buffing machines

Firm founded 1988. Employs two. Sales area: Germany. Bank reference: Commerzbank, Stadtsparkasse, Postgiro, all in Lueneburg. Firm has an annual revenue of approximately DM1 million. Firm seeks machines for grinding and polishing of diamonds.

Write to: Marian Felix Gdanietz, Industrie-Vertrieb und Beratung, Am Sande 49, D-2120 Lueneburg. Tel: 4131-403163.

Please send a copy of your response to:

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

Refer to: P0061

West Germany - Direct Sale for Resale

Swaging machine

Firm was established in 1985. Employs 30. Engaged in the manufacture of heating elements for industrial use and is aided by eight distributors throughout the republic. Company's yearly sales amount to 1 billion pesos. T.O. is unevaluated.

Write to: Brigido Trujillo C., Owner/Purchasing Manager, Vicente Guerrero L-2 MZ. 14, Col. Jalalpa, 18 Mexico, D.F. 01290. Tel: (5) 5-70-72-93.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Consulate General (COM-TOP), Monterrey, N.L., Mexico, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0220

Mexico - Direct Sales to End-User

Portable electrical tools

Place of delivery: at address below. Portable electrical tools: grinders, drilling machines, sanders. Approximate value: 1,450,000 francs, including taxes. Tenders may be for some or all articles. Time limit for delivery: 60 to 90 days. Tender documents may be purchased at the address below (by post or telex) before May 31, 1988. Tenders must be drawn up in French and sent to M. le President de la Commission d'Ouverture d'Offres at the address below. The main terms concerning financing and payment and/or references to the provisions regulating these are: Article 178 of the French Code des Marches Publics. Bids must be accompanied by the statements referred to in Article 41 of the French Code des Marches Publics. The tenderer is bound to keep his tender open for 90 days from the final date for the receipt of bids. Criteria: samples to be submitted in support of the bid, to determine the quality-price ratio.

Cable: Ministere de la Defense, Materiel de l'Armee de Terre, Magasin Central de Rechanges et d'Outillage (MCRO), Division Approvisionnements, Section Outillage (DA/SO), Route de la Charite, BP 708, F-18015 Bourges Cedex. Tel: 48651276/48704217-812/836. Telex: 780987. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S082/ 84 of 04/23/88 public invitation to tender no. 88S15012. Final date for receipt of tenders: June 7, 1988.

Please send a copy of your response to:

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

Refer to: EECT-N. 6771

France - MTN Tender

Felt for paper and

cardboard machinery

Interested U.S. firms are urged to contact their Egyptian agents for complete tender documents which may be obtained from the company's head office in Rachid against payment of E 40 (US$17.62) per copy.

Write to: Foreign Purchases Committee, The General Co. for Paper Industry, Rakta, El-Tabia, Rachid Road, Alexandria, Egypt. Cable: RAKTAKO, ALEXANDRIA. Tel: 5601530. Refer to: tender no. 17(87/88). Deadline: 06/08/88.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Consulate General, Alexandria, Egypt, FPO New York 09527.

Refer to: T0177

Egypt - Foreign Government Tender

Used plastic extruder for processing 50 per hour; used plastic grinding mill

Namm Industrial SA was established in 1973. Employs 27. It is engaged in the manufacture of general plastic articles. Yearly sales amount to 2.4 billion pesos. T.O. is unevaluated.

Write to: Eng. Jorge M. Zamudio, Production Manager, Namm Industrial SA, Martin Carrera 556, Col. Hidalgo, Monterrey, N.L., Mexico. Tel: (83) 31-10-36.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Consulate General (COM-TOP), Monterrey, N.L., Mexico, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0225

Mexico - Direct Sales to End-User

Rubber shoe machinery

Siraj Est. deals in general trading and contracting. Firm would like to manufacture rubber shoes. It seeks a U.S. supplier of full line machinery for the above item. Interested companies should contact directly with prices and information.

Write or telex: Lutfi Sarieddine, Managing Director, Hussein Abdulla Siraj Est. for Trading/Contracting, P.O. Box 7690, Jeddah 21472, Saudi Arabia. Tel: 9662-6724389. Telex: 605754 CGS 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: P0241

Saudi Arabia - Direct Sales to End-User

Electric heating elements

for industrial heating

Firm was established in 1985. Employs 30. Engaged in the manufacture of heating elements for industrial use and is aided by eight distributors throughout the republic. Company's yearly sales amount to 1 billion pesos. T.O. is unevaluated.

Write to: Brigido Trujillo C., Owner/Purchasing Manager, Vicente Guerrero L-2 MZ. 14, Col. Jalalpa, 18 Mexico, D.F. 01290. Tel: (5) 5-70-72-93.

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Consulate General (COM-TOP), Monterrey, N.L., Mexico, Dept. of State, Washington, D.C. 20520.

Refer to: P0218

Mexico - Sale, Licensing

Meteorological data system

Place of delivery: Direction de la Meteorologie Nationale (SCEM/TTI/DEV), 2 ave. Rapp, F-75007 Paris. Supply, installation and commissioning of a pooled system for checking and disseminating meteorological data (to include the requisite application software). The contract will not be divided into lots. Tender documents may be purchased at: Direction de la Meteorologie Nationale, Service Administratif, Division Marches, Regies, 77 rue de Sevres, F-92106 Boulogne-Billancourt Cedex. Tel: 146049151-2120 or 2121. Tenders must be drawn up in French or English and sent to Direction de la Meteorologie Nationale, Service Administratif, Commission de Depouillement des Offres, 77 rue de Sevres, F-92106 Boulogne-Billa ncourt Cedex.

Deposits and or guarantees required: the successful tenderer will not be required to put up security. the main terms concerning financing and payment and/or references to the provisions regulating these are: Article 8 of the General Conditions of Contract (CCAG) for supplies and services will apply. The information and formalities necessary for an appraisal of the minimum economic and technical standards required are experience in the field of meteorological data equipment; technical description of similar projects; company's financial statement for 1985 and 1986. Applicants should contact the Service Technique in connection with the tender documents.

Cable: Ministere de l'Equipement, du Logement, de l'Amenagement du Territoire et des Transports, Direction de la Meteorologie Nationale, Service Administratif de la Meteorologie, 77 rue de Sevres, F-92106 Boulogne- Billancourt Cedex. Tel: 146049151. Telex: MTOPA 200061 F. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S081/42 of 04/22/88 public invitation to tender on a joint basis leading to a negotiated contract. Final date for receipt of tenders: June 9, 1988.

Please send a copy of your response to:

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

Refer to: EECT-N. 6765

France - MTN Tender

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