Request for Bids

12FPC220R0008 USDA Agribusiness Trade Mission Implementation Services – Spain

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Foreign Agriculture Service (FAS) is seeking a firm to plan and implement an Agribusiness Trade Mission (ATM) in Spain (with some logistical support in Portugal), planned to occur in early June 2020. All firms that respond to the solicitation must be technically qualified and financially capable of performing the work.  At a minimum, each offeror must meet the following requirements when submitting their proposal:

  • Be able to understand written and spoken English;
  • Have an established business with a permanent address and telephone listing;
  • Have the necessary personnel, equipment and financial resources available to perform the work;
  • Have all licenses and permits required by local law;
  • Meet all local insurance requirements;
  • Have no adverse criminal record;
  • Have good experience and past performance records; and,
  • Identify specialized experience and technical competence required to complete the work in accordance with this solicitation.

USDA/FAS in Washington, D.C. coordinates the implementation of USDA ATMs in coordination with our staff at the U.S. embassy to countries around the world. These missions enable U.S. agribusinesses to establish short-, medium-, and long-term partnerships through sales in agri-food production, processing, inputs and value-added products. ATMs comprise a critical USDA program for the promotion of U.S. exports in the field of agriculture, encouraging U.S. economic development and job-creation and support in rural areas.

The posting should be two weeks from the date of posting (deadline: February 26, 2020).

Request for Proposal (PDF 550K)

All inquiries regarding this Request for Proposal should be sent directly to:

Crystina Lopez
Telephone: (202) 471-2360
Fax: (202) 690-0689
E-mail: Crystina.Lopez@wdc.usda.gov
and
Jeremiah Keenan: Contracting Officer
Telephone: (202) 205-4567
E-mail: Jeremiah.Keenan@usda.gov

 

Packing and transportation services

The US Embassy  in Madrid is seeking firms to provide packing and transportation services, from March 2020  to March 2022.

All firms that respond to the solicitation must be technically qualified and financially capable of performing the work.  At a minimum, each offeror must meet the following requirements when submitting their proposal:

  • Be able to understand written and spoken English;
  • Have an established business with a permanent address and telephone listing;
  • Have the necessary personnel, equipment and financial resources available to perform the work;
  • Have all licenses and permits required by local law;
  • Meet all local insurance requirements;
  • Have no adverse criminal record;
  • Have good experience and past performance records; and,
  • Identify specialized experience and technical competence required to complete the work in accordance with this solicitation.

Interested parties may request a copy of the tender of service documentation via email to Madrid_GSO_Shipping@state.gov.

Notable dates:

  • Information session – February 12, 2020
  • Final deadline for submissions – February 28, 2020.