The economic development Ministry has proposed to give the public procurement system in concession

According to the newspaper “Vedomosti”, the development project EIS was submitted to the Ministry in the government. We are talking about the fact that after full implementation of the functionality of the system, which will include including a catalogue of works, goods and services, to include, the goods will be extra charge at the regulated tariff. This would earn a private investor.

In addition, the Ministry of economic development indicates that the EIS would be able to function as a trading platform, and concessionaires to earn on providing applications that vendors make. According to officials of the Ministry, with the full transition of public procurement and procurement by state-owned companies in the electronic format of the expected annual income of all the electronic platforms, which will host the auction, will be 32-48 billion rubles.

Currently, the development of the system has been the company “LANIT”, but her spokesperson refused to comment to Vedomosti, whether they would be interested in becoming a concessionaire EIS.

Co-owner of electronic trading platforms ETP MICEX and “Manufacturer” Sergey Gabestro in comments to “Vedomosti” the idea of Ministry was welcomed, indicating that the state did not have enough money for the maintenance and development of EIS. However, he stressed that it is unclear how many services will be paid and what will be the income of the concessionaire.

In turn, General Director EETP (Uniform electronic trading platform) Anton Emelyanov expressed the view that the project EIS will allow it to become an exclusive resource, the owner of which will be a big advantage over other sites.