LOCAL CONTENT DEVELOPMENT STRATEGIC (BENA)

SEC local development strategic plan includes three major initiatives to encourage and support local manufacturing as follows :

First Initiative : Develop Policies and Procedures Program to Motivate Local Manufacturers & Contractors :

Evaluate the accepted offers based on the following criteria: 

- The lowest bid price (80 - 90 – 95 Points) based on importance of the product 

- Highest score for LC (5 – 10 – 20 ) 

Sum of bidder points = Bid price points + LC points

Evaluate the accepted offers based on the following criteria:

1- The lowest bid price (80 -  90  – 95 Points)

2- Highest score for LC(5 – 10 –  20 )

The local content template can be obtained by our approved auditing firms below or by emailing us on (bena@se.com.sa​)​


Second Initiative :Develop Policies and Procedures Program to Motivate Small and Medium Enterprises “SMEs” : 

1- Allocations up to 10% of each purchase order or, if needed, for small and medium enterprises. 

2- Small and medium enterprises shall be given preference in the price up to a maximum of 10% of the winner bid price after completion of all offers account and the implementation of a local content strategy . 

3- Support for manufacturers only through direct purchase. 

4- Maximum 3 offers for each factory will be awarded during the same period (no new order will be awarded to the factory unless the previous order is completed, so that the total in each period is 3 maximum orders ). 

 5- Support for small and medium enterprises shall continue for 3 years from the date of technical qualification. 

6 - apply to the three factories with highest points according specific percentage.

Third Initiative : Identifying localization opportunities for materials :

- Identify localization opportunities in materials and spare parts, and work with investors and international companies to draw attractions to establish local factories. 

- Strengthen coordination and communication with government agencies, large companies in the Kingdom, and the shared committees between the Kingdom and other relevant authorities to localize the industry. 

- Making strategic business partnerships with investors who wish to open factories for spare parts and materials that are not available locally. 

- Transparency, with information and data on investment opportunities being readily available concerning the manufacturing of materials and spare parts. This is the biggest motivation for each investor who wishes to invest in the electrical services industry.  


Approved Auditing Firms in ( BENA ) to get Local Content (LC) Certificate:




Ernst & Young


Abdul Kabeer 

(Khobar Office) 

Abdul.Kabeer@sa.ey.com

Tel: +966 (13) 849-9500 Ext: 536

Mob: +966 59 3080 390

Flour Building, Khobar


Crowe Global / Al Azem & Al Sudairy


Fahad Mokdad 

(Riyadh Office)

f.mokdad@crowehorwath.com.sa
Tel: +966 11 2175000 (ext. 121)

Mob: +966 565777717


Fahad Mokdad 

(Khobar Office)

f.mokdad@crowehorwath.com.sa
Tel: +966 13 8035666 (ext. 103)

Mob: +966 565777717


Mohammed Altillawi

(Jeddah Office)

m.tillawi@crowehorwath.com.sa
Tel: +966 12 6928552 (ext. 202)

Mob: +966 53465 4500




RSM Allied Accountants


Mohammed Al Nader 

(Riyadh Office)

malnader@rsmsaudi.com

Tel: +966 (11) 456-2974

Tel: +966 (11) 494-0587

Mob: :+966 55 228 4828


Hassan Rasheed 

(Khobar Office)

hrashid@rsmsaudi.com

Tel: +966 (13) 814-7098

Mob: :+966 59 442 3063


Aqeel Ahmad 

(Jeddah Office)

aqeelahmad@rsmksa.com

Tel: +966 (12) 653 4021 (ext. 101)

Mob: :+966 50 466 8964

 


BDO/Dr. Mohamed Al-Amri & Co.


Muhammad Yassen

muhammad.yaseen@alamri.com

Tel: +966 13 834 4311

Mob: +966 560 263 499

P.O. Box 8736, Riyadh 11492

 


Aldar Audit Bureau, Abdullah Al Basri & Co


Bander AL-Fares

balfares@sa.gt.com

Tel: +966 11 463 0680

Mob: +966 505 282 895



 


PricewaterhouseCoopers


Waleed Alhidiri 

(Riyadh Office)

waleed.alhidiri@pwc.com

Tel: +966 (11) 211 0400

Mob: :+966 540 014 572




Ali Al Basri 

(Khobar Office)

ali.basri@pwc.com

Tel: +966 (13) 849 6311

Mob: :+966 506 704 733




Ashraf Alzamzami

(Jeddah Office)

ashraf.alzamzami@pwc.com

Tel: +966 (12) 610 4400 (ext. 2088)

Mob: :+966 547 460 017



 


Deloitte and Touche & Co. - Chartered Accountants


Abdulrahman S Al Suwayegh

aalsuwayegh@deloitte.com

Tel: +966 (13) 668 5755

Mob: +966 555 845 567

Khobar office ABT Building Al Khobar P.O. Box 182 Dammam 31411, Saudi Arabia

 


Baker Tilly MKM & Co. Certified Public Accountan ts


Jamal Sholi

(Riyadh Office)

jsholi@bakertillyjfc.com

Mob: +966 503 638 740


Moneer AlSoos

malsoos@bakertillyjfc.com

Mob: +966 562 221 980




Bader Altamimi

(Khobar Office)

baltamimi@bakertillyjfc.com

Mob: +966 503 868 488




Khaled Barahmeh

(Jeddah Office)

kbarahmeh@bakertillyjfc.com

Mob: +966 552 545 218



 


KPMG Al Fozan & Partners


 Hani Bedairi

Director – Audit & Assurance 

Mob: +966 503 602 070

KPMG Tower Salahudeen Al Ayoubi Road P.O Box 92876, Riyadh 11663 ​




Qamar Zia

Manager – Audit & Assurance  

​Mob: +966 500 356 580

KPMG Tower Salahudeen Al Ayoubi Road P.O Box 92876, Riyadh 11663 ​





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