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Procurement Thresholds for Implementation of Trade Agreements Act

AGENCY: Office of the United States Trade Representative.
ACTION: Notice of procurement thresholds under the WTO Government Procurement Agreement and Chapter 10 of the North American Free Trade Agreement.
SUMMARY: (1) Procurement of goods and services--$169,000.
B. Sub-Central Government Entities Listed in U.S. Annex 2

(1) Procurement of goods and services--$460,000.

(2) Procurement of construction services--$6,481,000.

C. Other Entities Listed in U.S. Annex 3

(1) Procurement of goods and services--$518,000.

(2) Procurement of construction services--$6,481,000.

II. Chapter 10 of the NAFTA A. Federal Government Entities Listed in the U.S. Schedule to Annex 1001.1a-1

(1) Procurement of goods and services--$56,190.

(2) Procurement of construction services--$7,304,733.

B. Government Enterprises Listed in the U.S. Schedule to Annex 1001.1a-2

(1) Procurement of goods and services--$280,951.

(2) Procurement of construction services--$8,990,862.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Questions relating to the implementation of NAFTA Chapter 10 may be directed to Karissa Kovner, USTR Director for International Procurement Negotiations (202/395-3063), Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, 600 Seventeenth Street, NW, Washington, DC 20508.
Carmen Suro-Bredie, Chairman, Trade Policy Staff Committee.