RFP Request- JETRO Market Validation Project in Silicon Valley

Jul 08, 2020


  1. Subject: JETRO Market Validation Project in Silicon Valley
  2. Term of contract: the contract start date to March 31, 2021
  3. Closing date for Application: 17:00 (PDT) on July 22, 2020
  4. Content of Contract: As indicated in Application Guidelines (Attachment 1)


1. Qualification Requirements
1) Prospective candidate(s) engaged in the project must satisfy conditions stated in the Application Guidelines. (Attachment 1)
2) NOT under the circumstances of being denied participation due to unethical and/or unlawful activities by either JETRO or Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry (METI) from previous
procurement offerings.

2. Preparation of Application
1) Application shall be prepared on the Application Form included in this RFP. Applicants shall enter all requested information in the appropriate spaces on the Application Form. No oral, telephone, or facsimile will be accepted. All costs of preparation shall be borne by the Applicants.

3. Delivery of Application

All Application forms (see below) shall be sent to the following e-mail address by 17:00 (PDT) on July 22, 2020

Required to submit:

Business Proposal 1 Copy

Quotation for JETRO Market Validation Project in Silicon Valley 1 Copy

AttnMr. Will Ferguson

E-mail: will_ferguson@jetro.go.jp

4. Language of Application:



5. Evaluation of Application:

1st evaluation

Screening of Application documents by JETRO San Francisco


2nd evaluation

Presentation at JETRO San Francisco, or virtually.

(The detailed schedule for the presentation will be notified to the companies who pass the 1st evaluation)

6. Announcement of Tender

Tender will be announced to bidders by email. Given the nature of the bidding process, JETRO will refrain from providing feedback on the results.

7. Contact

AttnMr. Will Ferguson

E-mail: will_ferguson@jetro.go.jp


Application Related Documents:

Attachment 1: Application Guidelines 

Attachment 2: Proposal Form

Attachment 3: Quotation Form