This last Sunday, June 5, the process of international purchase of urea was declared void, the Ministry of Agrarian Development and Irrigation (Midagri)through its executing unit, the Rural Agricultural Productive Development Program (Agro Rural), announced that today at 11:59 p.m. (Peruvian time) the evaluation committee will launch a new public call for the selection of the supplier of this fertilizer.
In this regard, Rogelio Huamaní Carbajal, executive director of Agro Rural, specified that “the work team in charge of this intervention has already prepared the new guidelines for a new selection process, which were developed in accordance with the requirements of the international market. ”.
It should be noted that, in the first process, a total of 44 proposals were submitted, but none met the technical specifications requested by the user area. Despite this, Huamaní highlighted the interest shown by the applicant companies.
“For us it has been quite optimal that 44 bidding companies have sought to win this contest. On the other hand, at the moment, the technical team and the user area are already working on all these aspects and today we are going to launch the call again hoping that not only the 44 companies will present themselves again, but also many more”, added the server. public.
Huamaní stressed that the fall in the international price of urea would allow the purchase of more than 73,000 tons, quantity initially programmed. Likewise, he explained that a margin of error of between two days has been established for the presentation of the new proformas.
“We have established a margin of two days that can be earlier or later; It means that we are within the corresponding period. We will launch the call today, Monday, and the bidders will have between two to three days to present the required documents so that the committee can carry out the evaluation again and have one or more winners”concluded Rogelio Huamani