Volume of contracts on ProZorro trading 2.6 times up in 2017
The amount of contracts signed in 2017 following the results of tenders conducted through the ProZorro electronic trading system amounted to UAH 245.66 billion, which is 2.6 times more than in 2016, the press service of the Zakupki.prom.ua trading platform has told Interfax-Ukraine.
The company noted the announced trading volume in 2017 (as of December 18) amounted to UAH 562.41 billion on 395,750 tenders, which is 44.7% more than a year earlier.
According to current data, ProZorro estimates total savings at UAH 23.05 billion compared to UAH 12.38 billion in 2016.
According to the company, 16,500 state institutions in 2017 announced tenders through the ProZorro website, in which 49,700 suppliers took part.
The top five categories in ProZorro by the number of tenders were "food, beverages, tobacco," "construction works," "equipment, pharmaceutical products," "construction and construction materials," "petroleum products, fuel, electricity."
According to the Zakupki.prom.ua trading platform, the top five companies in ProZorro by the number of winning bids were BaDM-B, Ukrainian Paper, Alliance Evolution, Epicenter K and Medical Center M.T.K.