Team: Programs | Commitment: Procurement | Location: Azerbaijan
RFQ: Flash Freezer (cold storage)
March 5, 2018
Deadline for Questions:
March 15, 2018
Deadline for Offers:
March 19, 2018
Flash freezer (clod storage)
Agricultural Support to Azerbaijan Project (ASAP)
United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
Point of Contact
Ms. Konul Veliyeva
Subcontracts and TTF Specialist
1. Introduction: The Agricultural Support to Azerbaijan (ASAP) is a USAID program implemented by CNFA in Azerbaijan. The objective of ASAP is to support the diversification of the economy through initiatives that assist small and medium-sized agribusinesses and farmers to grow. As part of its project activities, ASAP requires the procurement of equipment for a cold storage facility. The purpose of this RFQ is to solicit quotations for this equipment.
The proposed project activity involves the construction of a 330 square meters cold storage facility near the strawberry production field of a project beneficiary in order to provide proper long-term storage of strawberries, thereby enabling sales of produce in and out of season to increase profitability for the beneficiary. The purpose of this RFQ is to solicit quotations for these items.
Offerors are responsible for ensuring that their offers are received by CNFA in accordance with the instructions, terms, and conditions described in this RFQ. Failure to adhere to instructions described in this RFQ may lead to disqualification of an offer from consideration.
2. Offer Deadline and Protocol: Offers must be received by no later than 18:00 Baku time onMarch 15, 2018. Please reference the RFQ number in any response to this RFQ. Offers received after the specified time and date will be considered late and will be considered only at the discretion of CNFA. Offers must be submitted by email at email@example.com
Please reference the RFQ number in any response to this RFQ. Offers received after the specified time and date will be considered late and will be considered only at the discretion of CNFA. The cover page of this solicitation summarizes the important dates of the solicitation process. Offerors must strictly follow the provided deadlines to be considered for award.
3. Questions: Questions regarding the technical or administrative requirements of this RFQ may be submitted by no later than 18:00 Baku time on March 15, 2018 by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions must be submitted in writing; phone calls will not be accepted. Questions and requests for clarification—and the responses thereto—that CNFA believes may be of interest to other offerors will be circulated to all RFQ recipients who have indicated an interest in bidding.
Only the written answers issued by CNFA will be considered official and carry weight in the RFQ process and subsequent evaluation. Any verbal information received from employees of CNFA or any other entity should not be considered as an official response to any questions regarding this RFQ.
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