INTERNATIONAL TRADE CENTRE (ITC)
Major Upcoming Business Opportunity Notice
CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EOI)
Important: The purpose of this call for EOI is to identify appropriate suppliers who can potentially fulfill the requirements. The present call for EOI does not constitute an invitation to tender. Only suppliers deemed qualified by ITC will receive the invitation to tender.
Reference: EOI 2200148459 - Market studies in the Textile and Clothing sector in the UK market
Date of this Call for Expression of Interest (EOI): 21 October 2019
Closing Date for Receipt of EOI at ITC/PS: 4 November 2019
Terms of Reference (summary):
ITC desires information to facilitate Moroccan Textile Clothing exporters’ access to potential UK buyers. ITC is seeking services of an experienced consulting firm to conduct a market study and market intelligence analysis focusing on how to approach UK buyers in the most efficient way, to be undertaken with the minimum outputs described below:
- Market research - In-depth analysis of the current structure of the Textile and Clothing market in the UK
- Interviews with main UK buyers
- Elaboration of recommendations to activate business opportunities
- Restitution workshop
In each phase, the service provider will collaborate with ITC staff and be responsive to ITC feedback and incorporate suggested changes until the final versions of market studies have been accepted by ITC.
The ideal service provider has solid knowledge and experience in:
- The textile and clothing sector in the UK
- Conducting market studies and buyers interviews
- Analyzing businesses, gathering information and conducting analytic research
- Global value chains and working with developing countries
The service provider also has an excellent knowledge of spoken and written English and working knowledge in French.
ITC Procurement Services invites interested companies to forward their Expression of Interest (EOI) by email before the closing date to:
International Trade Centre
54-56 Rue de Montbrillant
Please indicate your vendor ID number and the reference of this EOI in your response. If not registered with ITC/UNOG or UNGM, please follow the Procedure for Registration as Potential Vendor at www.ungm.org as soon as possible.
ITC reserves the right to change or cancel this requirement at any time during the EOI and/or solicitation process.
Please note that only those companies considered qualified by ITC for this project will be invited to participate in this procurement exercise.
For any further information on ITC, please consult our website: www.intracen.org