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Trade Mitigation of Rice Product for use in Domestic Food Assistance Programs

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Level of Government: Federal
Category:
  • 89 - Subsistence (Food)
Opps ID: NBD00159234742154297
Posted Date: Jan 10, 2019
Due Date: Jan 29, 2019
Solicitation No: 12-3J14-19-B-0144
Source: https://www.fbo.gov/index.php?...
Opportunity History
  • Original Synopsis
    Jan 10, 2019
    10:39 am
Solicitation Number :
12-3J14-19-B-0144
Notice Type :
Presolicitation
Synopsis :
Added: Jan 10, 2019 10:39 am
AMS issues Solicitation for Trade Mitigation Purchase of Rice Products



USDA's Agricultural Marketing Service - Commodity Procurement Staff - Dairy, Grain & Multifood Branch, intends to issue solicitation

12-3J14-19-B-0144 for procurement of Rice Products for domestic food assistance programs. Deliveries are to various locations in the United States on an FOB destination basis. The solicitation may include various small business set asides pursuant to the Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 631, et seq.). This may include partial or total small business set-asides, service-disabled veteran-owned (SDVO) set-asides, quantities reserved for 8(a) and AbilityOne firms, and price evaluation preferences for qualified HUBZone small businesses. Quantities reserved for 8(a) and SDVO firms where only one of those firms meets AMS qualification requirements will be awarded on a sole source basis through issuance of a letter RFP issued directly to those companies.



The solicitation is expected to be available on or after January 15, 2019, and will be available electronically through USDA Web Based Supply Chain Management (WBSCM) system located at https://portal.wbscm.usda.gov/publicprocurement and also through a link to the aforementioned website in the document package attached to the solicitation notice on the Federal Business Opportunities website. A hard copy of the solicitation will not be available for the acquisition. All future information regarding this acquisition, including solicitation amendments and award notices, will be published through WBSCM and the Federal Business Opportunities website (http://www.fbo.gov). Interested parties shall be responsible for ensuring that they have the most up-to-date information about this acquisition. The anticipated date of receipt for offers will be on or near January 29, 2019. The contract type will be firm-fixed price.


Pursuant to Agricultural Acquisition Regulation 470.103(b), commodities and the products of agricultural commodities acquired under this contract must be a product of the United States, and shall be considered to be such a product if it is grown, processed, and otherwise prepared for sale or distribution exclusively in the United States. Packaging and container components under this acquisition will be the only portion subject to the World Trade Organization Government Procurement Agreement and Free Trade Agreements, as addressed by FAR clause 52.225-5. Complete details of the commodity and packaging requirements are available in USDA's commodity requirements document available through the attached document package. AMS's solicitation (when published) will specify the pack sizes, quantities, and required delivery schedules.


To be eligible to submit offers, potential contractors must meet the AMS vendor qualification requirements established in accordance with FAR Subpart 9.2. The AMS main contact for vendor qualification requirements is Andrea Lang who can be reached by phone at (202) 720-4237 or by email to Andrea.Lang@ams.usda.gov. Details of these requirements and contact information are available online at: http://www.ams.usda.gov/selling-food


Once qualification requirements have been met, access to WBSCM will be provided. Bids, modifications, withdrawals of bids, and price adjustments shall be submitted using this system. Submission of the above by any means other than WBSCM will be determined nonresponsive.


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AMS's Master Solicitation for Commodity Procurements
Type:
Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
Label:
AMS's Master Solicitation for Commodity Procurements
Posted Date:
January 10, 2019
https://www.ams.usda.gov/sites/default/files/media/G...
https://www.ams.usda.gov/sites/default/files/media/Group_B_Master_Solicitation_-_Dairy_and_Other_Products%5B1%5D.pdf
Description: The Master Solicitations for Commodity Procurements detail the federal regulatory clauses and provisions and USDA and AMS policies applicable to AMS procurement activities.
AMS’s vendor qualification requirements
Type:
Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
Label:
AMS’s vendor qualification requirements
Posted Date:
January 10, 2019
https://www.ams.usda.gov/selling-food/becoming-appro...
https://www.ams.usda.gov/selling-food/becoming-approved
Description: To be eligible to submit offers, potential contractors must meet the AMS vendor qualification requirements established in accordance with FAR Subpart 9.2. The AMS main contact for vendor qualification requirements is Andrea Lang who can be reached by phone at (202) 720-4237 or by email to Andrea.Lang@ams.usda.gov. Details of these requirements and contact information are available online at: http://www.ams.usda.gov/selling-food
Commodity Requirements Documents
Type:
Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
Label:
Commodity Requirements Documents
Posted Date:
January 10, 2019
https://www.ams.usda.gov/sites/default/files/media/R...
https://www.ams.usda.gov/sites/default/files/media/Rice%20Products%20%28RP5%29%20Commodity%20Requirements%20Document%2002-04-2016.pdf
Description: Commodity specifications and packaging requirements are within the commodity requirements document applicable for the commodity(ies) being procured.
Contracting Office Address :
1400 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20250
Washington, District of Columbia 20250
United States
Primary Point of Contact. :
Mara Whitaker,
Contract Specialist
Phone: 816-926-6063
Fax: 816-823-2303
Secondary Point of Contact :
Jeffrey Jackson,
Contracting Officer
Phone: 816-926-2530
Fax: 816-823-2303
All Files
Commodity Requirements Documents
Jan 10, 2019
Commodity specificat...
Commodity specifications and packaging requirements are within the commodity requirements document applicable for the commodity(ies) being procured.
AMS's Master Solicitation for Commodity Procurements
Jan 10, 2019
The Master Solicitat...
The Master Solicitations for Commodity Procurements detail the federal regulatory clauses and provisions and USDA and AMS policies applicable to AMS procurement activities.
AMS’s vendor qualification requirements
Jan 10, 2019
To be eligible to su...
To be eligible to submit offers, potential contractors must meet the AMS vendor qualification requirements established in accordance with FAR Subpart 9.2. The AMS main contact for vendor qualification requirements is Andrea Lang who can be reached by phone at (202) 720-4237 or by email to Andrea.Lang@ams.usda.gov. Details of these requirements and contact information are available online at: http://www.ams.usda.gov/selling-food
General Information
Notice Type:
Presolicitation
Posted Date:
January 10, 2019
Response Date:
Jan 29, 2019 9:00 am Central
Archiving Policy:
Automatic, 15 days after response date
Archive Date:
February 13, 2019
Original Set Aside:
N/A
Set Aside:
N/A
Classification Code:
89 -- Subsistence
NAICS Code:
311 -- Food Manufacturing/311212 -- Rice Milling

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