Team: Programs | Commitment: Procurement | Location: The Republic of Georgia

RFQ: Supply of hazelnut cleaning and storage equipment

RFQ Number: HDS 002

Issuance Date: May 31, 2018

Deadline for Questions: June 7, 2018

Deadline for Offers: June 14, 2018

Description: Supply of hazelnut cleaning and storage equipment

For: Georgia Hazelnut Improvement Project (G-HIP)

Funded By: United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

Implemented By: CNFA

Point of Contact

Mr. Mamuka Gachechiladze

Grants and Operations Manager

Georgia Hazelnut Improvement Project (G-HIP)

#47 Kostava St., 2 floor, room#26

 0179, Tbilisi, Georgia


 Introduction: The G-HIP is a USAID program implemented by CNFA in Georgia. The goal of the G-HIP project is to utilize market based approaches and solutions to increase the quality and quantity of Georgian hazelnut production, improve processing capabilities and establish market linkages that will allow smallholder growers to reach lucrative end markets. The project is implemented as an Alliance between USAID, Ferrero and CNFA that leverages the technical and financial resources of each partner to broaden, deepen and advance the public and private sectors development of the hazelnut industry.

As part of project activities, the G-HIP Project requires the purchase of hazelnut cleaning equipment to support the establishment of two (2), 1000-ton capacity drying Husking Drying & Storage Facilities. 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 with instructions described in this RFQ may lead to disqualification of an offer from consideration.


  Offer Deadline and Protocol: Offers must be received no later than 18:00, UTC+4, on June 14, 2018. Offers must be submitted by email or hard copy delivery to the G-HIP office. Any emailed offers must be emailed to Any hard copy deliveries must be stamped and signed by the offeror’s authorized representative and delivered to the G-HIP office located at 47, Kostava street, 0179 Tbilisi, Georgia.” 

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.


Partial offers are accepted.

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