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26/09/2014 1265 views 4 likes
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The ESA procurement process is the way through which the mandate given by Member States to the Executive is implemented.

Each year, the largest part of the ESA budget is spent on contracts in the Member/Associated States. In all these contracts, ESA, acting as customer, awards procurement contracts to Industry and Research and Development Organisations in such Member/Associated States.

For instance during the year 2014, ESA committed 2078 contracts signed directly with a contractor whose

  • 465 had a total value between 0 and 100 k€
  • 374 had a total value between 100 k€ and 200 k€
  • 613 had a total value between 200 k€ and 500 k€
  • 569 had a total value between 500 k€ and 10,000 k€
  • 55   had a total value larger than 10,000 k€

 

In many of these direct contracts, different entities acted as subcontractors and these 1143 subcontracts represented

  • 425 for a total value between 0 and 100 k€
  • 156 for a total value between 100 k€ and 200 k€
  • 241 for a total value between 200 k€ and 500 k€
  • 303 for a total value between 500 k€ and 10,000 k€
  • 18   for a total value larger than 10,000 k€

 

In total these contracts represented a total value of 3.87 b€ for the following activities.