International organization for migration, Mission to Ukraine, (IOM) on 19 August 2016 announces a public tender for the supply and delivery of hygiene products (diapers) in the framework of the project “Essential hygiene, shelter and multipurpose cash support to vulnerable IDPs, returnees and other conflict-affected communities in Ukraine”, supported by the Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration of the U.S. Department of State.
Bidding procedure will be conducted based on the rules of the International Organization for Migration.
Rules, requirements for bidding documentation, instructions for the participants, terms of reference and standard form of the Supply Agreement may be downloaded here.
The bid template may be downloaded here.
The bid must be valid for no less than 30 (thirty) calendar days from the date of the tender submission deadline; it should be clearly stated in the bid.
Willingness of the Bidder to accept a standard IOM contract form in full is considered to be an essential tender requirement.
The offered price of the Goods shall be quoted in USD VAT excluded.
In case the bid contained VAT it shall be rejected.
While preparing the bid, the local bidders, registered in Ukraine as single tax payers, shall take into account the threshold limit of the annual revenue, established by legislation. Delivery of Goods by the winning bidder(s) shall not be considered as a prerequisite for receiving by the winning bidder(s) of any kind of tax benefits or exemption from taxes and duties.
For the purpose of unit prices calculation and total amount calculation in USD one shall use UN operational rate of exchange as of the calculation date (the actual value of the exchange rate is indicated here: https://treasury.un.org/operationalrates/OperationalRates.php).
Payment shall be made in the Invoice currency, according to UN operational exchange rate as of the date of payment.
Companies wishing to participate in the tender should submit originals of bids on or before 16:00 08 September 2016 (tender’s deadline), along with the supporting documents, listed in the Bidding Documents.
Along with the bids the participants shall provide the product samples, packing and labeling samples.
The bids shall be delivered in a sealed envelope at the following address:
International Organization for Migration, Mission in Ukraine
The Bids Evaluation and Awards Committee
8, Mykhailivska Street, Kyiv 01001
It is mandatory to indicate on the envelope the project name and the tender number:
Name: Supply and delivery of hygiene products (diapers)
Additional information may be received via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The subject line of the e-mail request for additional information should state the following: “Tender #UA1-2016-404 – [bidder’s name] – to the attention of Maksym Koshel”
Written copies of IOM’s response (including an explanation of the query but without identifying the source of inquiry) will be published at the country website of the IOM Mission in Ukraine for all prospective bidders (http://www.iom.org.ua/en/tenders/current-tenders).
IOM reserves the right to accept or reject any proposal and to annul the selection process and reject all proposals at any time prior to agreement award, without thereby incurring any liability to affected Bidders.