Provincial Government of Sindh, Pakistan has envisaged to develop Dhabeji Industrial Zone on 1530 acres in District Thatta. The project is already declared a “Priority Special Economic Zone (SEZ)” by Government of Pakistan under the Industrial Cooperation phase of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).
The project will offer state-of-the-art infrastructure, utilities at the doorstep and easy access to the ports of Karachi and the main railway line (ML-1). It is ideally located near Karachi which provides a gateway to Central Asia, South Asia, Middle East and Africa. Hence, making it the most viable and connected Industrial Zone in the region.
The project will be launched under the Public Private Partnership mode on Design; Build, Finance, Operate, Maintain & Transfer (DBFOT) basis through International Competitive Bidding. The project Is being launched under Single Stage Two Envelope procurement procedure as given in Sindh Public Procurement Rules 2010.
Scope of Work
The private partner will be responsible for the following:
I). Development of the entire 1,530 acres of project land
II). Construction of infrastructure, and related facilities
Ill). Procure industrial commitments from potential zone enterprises
IV). Maintain and operate the Industrial Zone
Details of the scope of the work have been provided in the Request for Proposal (RFP) document.
Transaction Advisors to Government of Sindh
EY Ford Rhodes (Lead), EA Consulting & RIAA Barker Gillette.
The Bidder shall deposit a bid security of five percent (5%) of the Bid Price along with the proposal.
Schedule of Availability of Bidding Documents
The complete bidding package including the Request for Proposal and Draft PPP Agreement will be available from Monday, 4th November, 2019 tin Tuesday, 21st January, 2020 and can be downloaded (free of cost) from
Thursday,28th November at 1030 hrs. at, Ambassador III, Marriott, Karachi, Pakistan.
Bide Submission Date & Address:
Tuesday, 21st January, 2020 at 1100 hrs. Sindh Economic Zones Management Company, Investment Department, Government of Sindh, Pakistan, 1st floor, Block 8, FTC, Shahrah e Faisal, Karachi, Pakistan
Bid Opening Date and Venue:
Tuesday, 21st January, 2020 at 1300 hrs. Committee Room, Investment Department, Government of Sindh, Pakistan, 1st floor, Block ;8, FTC, Shahrah e Faisal, Karachi, Pakistan
For further information please contact:
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Sindh Economic Zones Management Company, Government of Sindh
1st floor, Block B, FTC, Shahrah e Faisal, Karachi, Pakistan Phone: +92 (21) 99225126-27
Fax: +92 (21) 99225128 / Email: bidding.Dhabeji@sezmc.gos.pk (www.sezmc.gos.pk)