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730890 Steel structures

Product data: Structural steel beams, profiles, angles, channels. Specifications/technical data: beams: c, l, pl, w and wt types; profiles: ipe, upn, ipn types. Quantity, U.S. dollar value: NA. Purchases needed: asap.

Response data: From manufacturers only: yes. Language: English. Best way to respond: fax/airmail. Information desired: product information/literature, price, payment/delivery terms. Primary buying factor: Quality, competitiveness.

Company data: Importers/wholesalers of all types of steel products for building industry. Established: 1930. Employees: 25. Annual sales: US$10 million. Member of business chamber: no. Bank ref: Israel Discount Bank Ltd., Yehuda Halevi Street, Tel Aviv. U.S. firms represented: none. Company is favorably known to Commercial Section. Post contact: Shelemay.

Contact: Arie Fast, General Manager, Hal-Dor Imp & Wholesale of Steel Products Ltd., Ramle 72100. Tel: 972 8 227 744. Fax: 972 8 227 710.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), American Embassy, Tel Aviv, PSC 98 Box 100. APO AE 09830. Refer to: P0014.

Israel - Agency

841370 Submersible pumps

Product data: Sewage and storm water submersible pumps. Specifications/ technical data: full range, cylinder pumps, sewage pumps, clean water pumps, performance curves, detail drawings, dimensions. Quantity: 500 units per year. U.S. dollar value: $180,000. Purchase needed: February 1996. Payment: 30-60 days, sea freight. Service contract: no.

Response data: From manufacturers only: yes. Language: English. Best way to respond: fax. Information desired: brochures, price list, company profile, world distributors. Primary buying factors: range of submersible pumps, price, delivery. Will purchase in short term, regular/long-term supplier; continual sales.

Company data: Manufacturer. Established: 1959. Employees: 50-249. Annual sales: over US$250,000. Member of industry business association: Australian Waste Water Association. Bank ref: Westpac Bank Australia. Other firms represented: owned by Ingersoll-Dresser Pumps Public Company, Australia, South-East Asia Distribution. Sales agents: 25 plus. Manufacturer of progressive cavity, positive displacement pumps. Post contact: Aahern, US&FCS, Amconsul, Melbourne.

Contact: Paul McLean, Product Manager, Mono Pumps (Australia) Pty. Ltd., P.O. Box 123, Mordialloc, Victoria 3195, Australia. Tel: 61 3 9580 5211. Fax: 61 3 9580 9036 attn: Paul McLean.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), American Consulate General, Melbourne, Unit

11011, APO AP 96551. Refer to: P0053.

Australia - Distributorship

87088050 Air springs, air suspension


Product data: Rubber air springs for trucks, buses, coaches, trailers. Specifications/technical data, quantity, dollar value: NA. Purchase needed: asap.

Response data: From manufacturers only: yes. Language: French/English. Best way to respond: tel, fax. Information desired, primary buying factor: NA.

Company data: Corporation distributes automotive amd heavy duty equipment. Established: 1970. Employees: 20. Annual sales of group: US$2 million. Member of business chamber: CCI (Chamber of Commerce and Industry) Strasbourg, Bas Rhin. Bank ref: NA. U.S. firms represented: none. Sales area: France. Post contact: Flevaux.

Contact: Marlene Mehl, Commercial Assistant, Districar SA, Z.A. Sud, BP 7, Route de Phalsbourg, 67320 Drulingen. Tel: 33 88 00 63 19. Fax: 33 88 00 70 47.

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Section (FCS TOP), American Embassy, Paris, Unit 21551, APO AE 09777. Refer to: P0296.

France - Distributorship