PURCHASERS OF UKROBORONPROM LEARNED TO WORK PROZORRO

The procurement specialists of the Ukroboronprom enterprises-members have completed their trainings for transition to work with Prozorro. The event was led by Procurement Director Nadiia Bihun in order to teach people to work with this system and to fully transit the acquisitions of the Concern enterprises to Prozorro from 1 December 2019. 

“As Prozorro works on “an all-seeing-all” principle, for us the transition to the open platform is a very important step to clear procurement process against corruption risks. The purpose of this training is to implement new procurement policy through Prozorro. In my opinion, the lively discussion format has the greatest effect as each participant may ask questions and comment some important issues”, – says Nadiia Bihun.  

She noted that the purchasers of Ukroboronprom and most of its enterprises-members are already successful in making procurements through e-tendering platforms and know how to use the particular instruments. With the transition to Prozorro we will involve to the procurement process bigger number of suppliers and will get the best prices at the open, competitive market.

The training was attended by 87 specialists from 71 enterprises-members of Ukroboronprom. On the whole the Ukroboronprom enterprises purchase over UAH 4 billion annually. These purchases will become open and clear to everyone – this is the position of the new Ukroboronprom team.

It should be reminded that Ukroboronprom has already adopted a new provision on threshold procurement – from now on, the purchases of the Concern over UAH 25 thousand will be obligatory carried out through Prozorro – and has initiated the procedures of transfer property for rent transition to Prozorro.Sales for its 118 state enterprises-members.