EXPORT OPPORTUNITIES

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Trade leads on this page are listed according to type of lead. Codes preceding each industry/product heading represent classifications according to the Harmonized System of tariff codes published by the Bureau of the Census. An accompanying box outlines section product classifications under the HS codes.

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GOVERNMENT TENDERS

7304101 Steel line pipe

SNGPL invites bids for supply of 780,000 meters steel line pipe (size 8 inches, 0.219 inches wall thickness). Requests fob/c&f Karachi quotations. Bid documents/specifications can be obtained directly from General Manager (P&S), address below, for 500 Pakistani rupees/set, plus air mail/courier charges (approx 30.02 rupees=US$1). Financing from cash foreign exchange allocation made by Pakistan.

Contact: General Manager (Purchase & Stores), Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Ltd. (SNGPL), P.O. Box 56, Third Floor, 21 Kashmir Road, Lahore, Pakistan. Tel: 92-42 304924. Fax: 92-42 306277. Telex: 44677 SNGP PK).Refer to: tender no. SN-1230/93. Bid deadline: 12/29/93 15:00 hrs.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), American Consulate General, Karachi, Unit 62400 Box 137, APO AE 09148-2400. Refer to: T0010.

Pakistan - Foreign Government Tender

8455 Static tandem roller (7-10 tons), 20

8482 Pneumatic-tired roller, two

84 Padded and smooth drum, 20

84 Vibrating rollers (1-1.5 tons), 30

9026 Bitumen heater, two

8511 Distributor

8705 Long-wheel-base Jeep, five

8704 Truck (6-7 tons), 10

8430 Plate compactors (2,000 kg), 10

8464 Concrete vibrators, 40

Bangladesh has received loan from Asian Development Bank's Special Funds Resources toward cost of second rural infrastructure development project. Part of proceeds of loan will be applied to eligible payments under contract that this invitation for bids is issued. Local Government Engineering Department (LGED), Executing Agency, invites sealed bids from eligible bidders from member countries of bank. Bid documents can be obtained from address below, upon payment of non-refundable fee of 1,000 Bangladesh taka for each package. All bids must be accompanied by bid security specified in bid documents. Last date for receipt of bids: 12/30/93, 1200 hrs (local time). Bids received after this date or not accompanied by bid security as provided in bid documents will not be accepted.

Contact: Project Director, Rural Development Project-18, Local Government Engineering Department, 8/2 Block-C, Lalmatia, Dacca-1207, Bangladesh. Fax: 880-2 813144. Refer to: loan no. 1215 (SF). Bid deadline: 12-30-93.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), American Embassy, Dacca, Washington, D.C. 20521-6120. Refer to: T0041.

Bangladesh - Foreign Government Tender

8472 Numbering machines, fully

automatic, small

Agency's public notice number for tender: no. 2. Opening date: 14:15 01/11/93. Open tender. Product: 1. Seiki S-PRI 21SXE; 2. Duplo/Duprinter 3085P; 3. Horii/Cosmo Ace 7010N; 4. Minolta Mediaworks/ CD-720P; 5. Ricoh/Priport VT 1120U; 6. Riso Kagaku/ Risograph RC100U or its equivalent. Quantity: 77. Delivery date: 03/11/94. Delivery point: Arakawa Post Office and 76 other places. No bid/performance bonds. Bidder must have qualification A in general equipment/other office equipment for participating in tenders as determined by Ministry of Posts & Telecommunications. Bidder must have capability of providing after-sales service/maintenance/repair for procured products. Documents in Japanese; payments in yen. Bid documents must be obtained from submitting agency not U.S. Embassy.

Contact: (in Japanese), Masato Shinagawa, Director-General, Tohoku Regional Bureau of Postal Services, 1-1-34 Ichibancho, Aoba-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi 980-97, Japan. Tel: 81-22 267-7738. Refer to: Kampo 11/04/93 supplement pg. 21. Bid deadline: 12/27/93.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), American Embassy, Tokyo, Unit 45004, APO AP 96337. Refer to: T02106.

Japan - MTN Tender

8472 Numbering machines, automatic,

for Post Office counter

8472 Numbering displays, automatic,

for Post Office counter

8472 Numbering controllers, automatic,

for Post Office counter

Agency's public notice number for tender: no. 1. Opening date: 14:00 01/11/93. Open tender. Product: (a) 1. Glory PCM-56; Meiko Shokai HS-55DU; 2. Laurel Bank Machine/NP-600 or its equivalent; (b) 1. Glory PS-100B; 2. Meiko Shokai/ DU-50U; 3. Laurel Bank Machine/AD-100P or its equivalent; (c) 1. Glory TM- 15A; 2. Meiko Shokai/ TS-2U; Laurel Bank Machine/T-100 or its equivalent. Quantity: (a) 77; (b) 80; (c) 157. Delivery date: 03/18/94. Delivery point: Shizugawa Post Office and 76 other places. No bid/performance bonds. Bidder must have qualification A in general equipment/other office equipment for participating in tenders as determined by Ministry of Posts & Telecommunications. Bidder must have capability of providing after-sales service/maintenance/repair for procured products. Documents in Japanese; payments in yen. Bid documents must be obtained from submitting agency not U.S. Embassy.

Contact: (in Japanese) Masato Shinagawa, Director-General, Tohoku Regional Bureau of Postal Services, 1-1-34 Ichiban-cho, Aoba-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi 980-97, Japan. Tel: 81-22 267-7738. Refer to: Kampo 11/04/93 supplement pg. 21. Bid deadline: 12/27/93.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), American Embassy, Tokyo, Unit 45004, APO AP 96337. Refer to: T02105.

Japan - MTN Tender

870590 Medical exam vehicle/gastric

radiography units, over-table tube

Agency's public notice number for this tender: no. 2. Opening date: 14:00 01/ 10/94. Open tender. Product: 1. Isuzu/U-CVR70N; 2. Nissan Diesel/U-CK450L; 3. Hino/U-FH2KLBA; Mitsubishi/U-FP415L or equivalent and equipped with radiography units - 1. Hitachi/DMW-1010SV or DHM-121SV; 1. Shimazu/XUM150M or its equivalent. Quantity: 1. Delivery date: 03/24/94. Delivery point: Asahikawa Posts & Telecommunications Clinic. No bid/performance bonds. Bidder must have qualification A in transportation equipment/motor vehicles for participating in tenders as determined by Ministry of Posts & Telecommunications. Bidder must have capability of providing after sales- service/maintenance/repair for procured products. Documents in Japanese; payments in yen. Bid documents must be obtained from submitting agency not U.S. Embassy.

Contact: (in Japanese) Shuji Kusuda, Director-General, Finance Department, Minister's Secretariat, Ministry of Posts & Telecommunications, 1-3-2 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-90, Japan. Tel: 81-3 3504-4276. Fax: 81-3 3593-8018. Refer to: Kampo 11/04/93 supplement pg. 20-21. Bid deadline: 12/27/ 93.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), American Embassy, Tokyo, Unit 45004, APO AP 96337. Refer to: T02104.

Japan - MTN Tender

870590 Medical exam vehicle/mass

radiography units, angle type

Agency's public notice number for this tender: no. 1. Opening date: 14:00 01/ 10/94. Open tender. Product: 1. Isuzu/U-FRR32DBD; 2. Nissan Diesel/U- MK210BND; 3. Hino/U-FD3WDAD; 4. Mitsubishi/U-FK615EN or its equivalent and equipped with radiograph units - 1. Shimazu/UM150M; 2. Toshiba/MXO-15B; 3. Hitachi/DWS-1515J/DHM-153 or its equivalents. Quantity: 2. Delivery date: 03/ 24/94. Delivery point: Kyoto Posts & Telecommunications Hospital and one other place. No bid/performance bonds. Bidder must have qualification A in transportation equipment/motor vehicles for participating in tenders as determined by Ministry of Posts & Telecommunications. Bidder must have capability of providing after-sales service/maintenance/repair for procured products. Documents in Japanese; payments in yen. Bid documents must be obtained from submitting agency not U.S. Embassy.

Contact: (in Japanese) Shuji Kusuda, Director-General, Finance Department, Minister's Secretariat, Ministry of Posts & Telecommunications, 1-3-2 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-90, Japan. Tel: 81-3 3504-4276. Fax: 81-3 3593-8018. Refer to: Kampo 11/04/93 supplement pg. 20-21. Bid deadline: 12/27/ 93.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), American Embassy, Tokyo, Unit 45004, APO AP 96337. Refer to: T02103.

Japan - MTN Tender

8802 Helicopters

Product data: Tender invited for supply of multipurpose single rotor helicopters provided with anti-torque rotor. Specification/technical data: helicopter's transportation capacity should be 22-24 persons; 4,000 kgf cargo inside fuselage; 3,000 kgf cargo slung externally; 12-15 stretcher cases invalids. Should also be capable of rescue job, lifting people/cargo aboard helicopter with aid of airborne winch while in hover. With facilities for free drop of cargo and para drop of cargo from air. Quantity: two. U.S. dollar value: $10 million. Purchase needed: application shall be received by 12/20/ 93. Bidders will have to put up bid bond to extent of 1 percent of total quoted price. Further, on acceptance, performance guarantee bond equivalent to 5 percent will have to be put within seven days.

Response data: Language: English. Best way to respond: interested U.S. firms without agent in Bangladesh e advised to contact American Bangladesh Economic Forum (ABEF) for assistance with bidding. ABEF will obtain/express mail applications as well as receive/file offers for fee of US$300 plus actual costs. Fees should be remitted in form of bank draft. Contact information is: A. Gafur, Executive Secretary, ABEF, Dacca Sheraton Hotel, Room 319, 1 Minto Road, GPO Box 504, Dacca 1000, Bangladesh, tel 880-2 863391, fax 880-2 832915. U.S. companies can also send offers directly to procuring agency. Embassy unable to assist with bids; not sufficient time to establish local agency before deadline for this bid. Interested firms may find that local agent may enhance their competitive advantage for future bids. From manufacturers only & information desired: NA. Procurement will be financed by Ministry of Relief against cash foreign exchange. Tender document number TRAN-3/49/93/839 available for 1,000 Bangladesh taka or US$25, (not refundable) from tender issuing authority until 12/15/93.

Contact: Abdul Aziz Miah, Deputy Secretary (Relief), Ministry of Relief, Bhaban 4, Room 227, Secretariat, Dacca-1000, Bangladesh. Tel: 880-2 243129. Bid deadline: 12/20/93.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (TOP), American Embassy, Dacca, Department of State, Washington, D.C. 20521-6120. Refer to: T0009.

Bangladesh - Foreign Government Tender

9022110 X-ray equipment for general

radiography

Hong Kong acting on behalf of Hospital Authority invites tenders to bid for supply/installation of one set X-ray equipment for general radiography for Diagnostic Radiology Department of Queen Elizabeth Hospital. Request for copies of tender documents should be made to Director of Government Supplies, Government Supplies Department, address below, Attn: Senior Supplies Officer, Group D. Fax: 852 807-2764. Telex: 61675 HKGSD HX.

Contact: Chairman, Tender Opening System, Government Supplies Department, 12 Oil St., North Point, Hong Kong. Refer to: PT/189/93 (A23425/93). Bid deadline: 12/28/93 9 a.m.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), American Consulate General, Hong Kong, PSC 464 Box 30, APO AP 96522. Refer to: T0019.

Hong Kong - Foreign Government Tender

S1623 Construction of trunk sewer pipe

S1629 Sewage treatment plant

Seeks construction of trunk sewer pipe 1,100-1,300 mm diameter from Kera Pumping Station; construction of sewage treatment plant (4,200 m) of UASB, reactor and aerated lagoon (concrete tank with volume 9,200 cu m lagoon with volume 1,200 cu m). Indonesia has received loan from Asian Development Bank's ordinary capital resources in various currencies toward cost of Second Medan Urban Development Project. Part of proceeds of loan will be applied to eligible payments under contract that this invitation for prequalification is issued. Proyek Pengembangan Kota Medan (Mudp II) intends to prequalify contractors from member countries of bank. Complete set of prequalification documents for each package may be purchased from address below, upon payment of non-refundable fee of 25,000 Indonesia rupiah or equivalent in U.S.

dollars.

Contact: Hafil Widianto, Proyek Pengembangan Kota Medan (Mudp II), Jl. Tenku Daud No. 5, Medan 20152, Indonesia. Tel: 515102. Telex: 51513 MUDP IA. Refer to: loan no. 919. Bid deadline: 12/30/93.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), Consulate General, Medan, APO AP 96520. Refer to: T0039.

Indonesia - Foreign Government tender

S1623 Power system rehabilitation

Tanzania has obtained loan from African Development Fund (ADF) to finance Pemba Power System Rehabilitation Project. Zanzibar State Fuel & Power Corp. invites sealed bids. All prospective bidders requested to participate in official site visit Dec. 14-16, 9 a.m. local time. Supply of equipment for 33 kv outdoor substation; supply/erection of 11 km 11 kv overhead line; supply/ erection of 13 and supply only of 2 pole mounted 11/0.4 transformers; supply/installation of 2 and supply only 7 pole mounted 33/0.4 kv transformers; supply/installation of 3 ground mounted 11/0.4 kv substations; installation of 23 km 11 kv underground cable supplied by client; supply/ installation of 89 km aerial cable distribution system (0.4 kv backbone system); supply only of 100 km aerial cable for 0.4 kv subdistribution; supply of various tools, spares/accessories. Interested eligible bidders can obtain further information/inspect bidding documents at office indicated. Bidders can

purchase complete set of bid documented from address below or Water & Power Planners A/S, 48 Rosenvaengets Alle, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark, tel 45-31 427585, fax 45-31 423171, against payment of non-refundable fee of US$200. All bids must be accompanied by tender security in amount of US$60,000 and must be delivered to Office of Zanzibar State Fuel & Power Corp. before 02/15/94, noon local time. Bids will be opened 02/15/94, noon local time, in presence of bidders' representatives willing to attend. Bidders can purchase complete set of bid documents by writing application to address indicated. Project financed by African Development Fund (ADF). Information on other AFDB and ADF-financed projects should be addressed to: Catherine Houghton, Used/AFDB Liaison Officer, American Embassy, Abidjan, Department of State, Washington, D.C. 20521-2010, tel 225 214616, fax 225 222437.

Contact: Zanzibar State Fuel & Power Corp., P.O. Box 235, Zanzibar, Tanzania. Tel: 255-51 30237/8. Telex: 57398 UYMEME TZ. Refer to: AFDB 309-377/93 of Oct. 31 issue of UN-Development Business. Bid deadline: 02/15/94 noon.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), American Embassy, Abidjan, Department of State, Washington, D.C. 20521-2010. Refer to: T0001.

Ivory Coast - Foreign Government Tender

S2752 Revised edition of postal

savings service bylaws

Agency's public notice number for tender: (a) no. 1; (b) no. 2; (c) no. 3. Opening date: 14:00, 01/17/94. Selective tender. Product: a) (revised edition of postal savings service bylaws for postal office; (b) revised edition of postal savings service bylaws for postal office; (c) revised edition of international postal GIRO bylaws. Quantity: (a) 21,680 volumes; (b) 21,680 volumes; (c) 21,680 volumes. Delivery date: 03/18/94. Delivery point: Hokkaido Regional Bureaus of Postal Services and 12 other places. No bid/performance bonds. Bidder must have qualification A in printed matter/offset printed matter for participating in tenders as determined by Ministry of Posts & Telecommunications. Documents in Japanese; payments in yen. Bid documents must be obtained from submitting agency, not U.S. Embassy.

Contact: (in Japanese) Shuji Kusuda, Director-General, Finance Department, Minister's Secretariat, Ministry of Posts & Telecommunications, 1-3-2 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-90, Japan. Tel: 81-3 3504-4277. Fax: 81-3 3593-8018. Refer to: Kampo 11/26/93 supplement pg. 32-33. Bid deadline: 14:00 01/17/94.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), American Embassy, Tokyo, Unit 45004, APO AP 96337. Refer to: T02427.

Japan - MTN Tender