Agribusiness Matchmaking Expo of the Agriculture Cluster Development Project to boost enterprise development and linkages

Entebbe 25th September 2019 Guided by the mission, “To Transform Subsistence Farming to Commercial Agriculture,’’ the Ministry of Agriculture Animal Industry and Fisheries has introduced an Agribusiness Matchmaking Expo through the Agriculture Cluster Development Project (ACDP) with support from the World Bank.

All eligible companies and service providers interested in participating in the Agribusiness Matchmaking Expo, in which the selected POs will meet with qualified companies to enable them purchase required equipment and services. 

Key Requirements• Completed EOI must be submitted in hard copies to the following address

The Permanent Secretary

Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry, and Fisheries

Attn: The Head Procurement and Disposal Unit

Procurement and Disposal Unit Office,

Plot 16-18, Lugard Avenue,

P.O. Box 102, Entebbe – UGANDA• This application form should be returned by 17: 00 on October 21, 2019• All documents requested for in this form should be includedas part of the application.

Application review schedule 

StageDate
Publication of EOIOctober 7, 2019
Deadline for submission of EOIsOctober 21, 2019 (17:00 hours)
Preselected companies/ service providers invited to attend Grant Matchmaking ExpoOctober 31, 2019

Scoring Criteria 

#CriteriaMaximum score (%)
1.Company profile20
2.Past performance record30
3.Capability statement30
4. Experience of working in project area20

1. Information about the applicant

Name of the Company/ Service Provider 
Full address (including physical address, telephone, website, email and country/ town)  
Name of contact person 
Position / Title in the company 
Email 
Telephone 
Summary description of Company (Maximum 200 words)        

2. Past Performance References:

All applicants are subject to a past performance reference check.  Please provide three examples of projects that your company has implemented within the last five years which are relevant to this expression of interest in terms of field of expertise, equipment, targeted crops, scale and approach. Refer to the expression of interest for more information on types of crops that we are targeting.

Example 1:

Client Name 
Year of engagement 
Client’s address (physical, telephone, email of contact person) 
Type of service offered  
Value of service offered (UGX) 

Example 2:

Client Name 
Year of engagement 
Clients address (physical, telephone, email of contact person) 
Type of service offered  
Value of service offered (UGX) 

Example 3:

Client Name 
Year of engagement 
Clients address (physical, telephone, email of contact person) 
Type of service offered  
Value of service offered (UGX) 

3. Organizational Capacity. Please include information about your capacity to deliver the anticipated services described in the Expression of interestb. Attach latest audited books of accountsc. Attach trading licensed. Attach business registration certificate.

For media-related inquiries and accreditation contact Solomon Kalema Musisi, Senior Communications Officer-Ministry of Agriculture Animal Industry and Fisheries using the email: solomon.kalema@agriculture.go.ug