Complaint

Complaint number
NTB-000-965  
NTB Type
1.4. Preference given to domestic bidders/suppliers  
Complaint
The issue of Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC) requiring upfront payments or a guarantee cheque for storage of oil and after expiration of the grace period of 21 days they charge 2$ per cube meter (1000 liters) per day as a fine while in Tanzania the grace period goes up to 2months. Also, in order to be able to import products through KPC , a foreign registered company is required to have an agreement with a Kenya based company to bid for them in other to be part on the Open Tender System (OTS).  
Progress update note
 
Policy or regulatory NTB
Yes 
Location
Kenya: Eldoret Storage KPC (Government institution)  
Reporting Country or Region
Rwanda  
Country specific trade issue
No  
Date of incident
2020-06-01  
Status
New  
Product Description
 
Total value
0  
Date reported
2020-06-22 11:47  
Modified
2020-06-22 11:47