FCC Transition to Merx for Electronic Bidding and Proponent Registration

Solicitation number FCC-FAC-GENERAL-001

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Closing date and time 2023/05/01 16:00 EDT

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    As an important part of its ongoing strategy to simplify and streamline the procurement process, Farm Credit Canada (FCC) has joined merx. Merx is a Canadian leader in providing secure and transparent access to RFPs and tenders, allowing suppliers to compete through its electronic bidding portal.
    Merx offers FCC a custom and fully integrated tendering solution where registered suppliers can access open tenders, related documents and files, additional addendum and award information.

    FCC invites all potential suppliers to register online with merx to access its upcoming tenders by visiting https://www.merx.com. The merx support team is available to answer any questions regarding the registration process or the bid system at 1-800-964-MERX (6379).
    As FCC transitions to the merx platform, please continue to pay close attention to posted information to ensure continued access to buying information.

    For more information about supplying to FCC, please contact Procurement@fcc-fac.ca.

    About Farm Credit Canada

    FCC is Canada’s leading agriculture and food lender, with a healthy loan portfolio of more than $47 billion. Our employees are dedicated to the future of Canadian agriculture and food. We provide flexible financing, AgExpert management software, information and knowledge specifically designed for the agriculture and food industry. As a Crown corporation, we provide an appropriate return to our shareholder, and reinvest our profits back into the industry and communities we serve. For more information, visit fcc.ca.

    Contract duration

    The estimated contract period will be 120 month(s).

    Trade agreements

    • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
    • Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Farm Credit Canada

    1800 Hamilton

    Regina, Saskatchewan, S4P 4L3
    Contracting authority
    Richard LeBlanc
    (000) 000-0000
    (000) 000-0000

    1800 Hamilton

    Regina, Saskatchewan, S4P 4L3
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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Not Applicable
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    Region of opportunity
    Contract duration
    120 month(s)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Open Bidding
    Selection criteria
    Not applicable
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