The results of revision of the decision of the President (Presidential Decree) on the procurement of goods and services convey the Government of National Development Planning Minister (VAT) or the Head of Bappenas Armida S Alisjahbana in Jakarta.
That does not mean all construction projects worth over USD 100 billion will be provided to the foreigners. Foreigners had to come tender, "said Armida.
He explained, for the procurement of goods and services other groups, foreign companies can only join the tender for projects worth over USD 20 billion. There is also for consultancy services, foreign companies can participate bidding for projects worth more than Rp 10 billion.
specifically to procurement alutsista (main tool weapon system), we affirm must prioritize domestic products, except for products that can not be in production in the country. Procurement needs to get input from the Minister of Defense and Chief of Police, "said Armida.
Limitation provisions that, according to Armida, is the government's actions on the perpetrators micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs). To expand participation to SMEs participate in set, for the procurement project which is worth up to USD 2.5 billion in the Back Up for SMEs. "
Previously, information Armida, the project reserved for MSME projects worth just under $ 1 billion. "With this revision, we raise to $ 2.5 billion," he said.
With this revision, it's seven presidential Decree No. 80 of 2003 on the revision. However, the previous revision in partially done. Now the revision will be undertaken as a whole because of this Decree be the basis of preparation of bills (Bill) Procurement of Goods and Services Government.
Law on Procurement of Goods and Services Government needed because every year the value of procurement projects and services in the government do to reach 30-35 percent of the value of the state budget.
Project procurement of government goods and services in 2010, for example, to reach Rp 350 trillion.