Local Contracting of Goods and Services
Aware of the importance of promoting the participation of the local supply of Goods and Services, recognized in Law 905 / 2004, and as a practice of Corporate Responsibility, Ecopetrol S.A. has decided to promote, encourage and ensure the participation of Local Suppliers in the different Contractor Selection Processes and to generate strategies and programs to strengthen and develop Local and Regional Suppliers in the procurement and contracting categories identified in each area of special interest.
This initiative has been a very important part of the management of Ecopetrol S.A., because the Company´s effort to make the project a reality is reflected in its results over the last few years, where the growth of Local Contracting has been more than significant.
TOP 10: MOST OUTSTANDING
LINES OF LOCAL CONTRACTING 2011
Of the 39 lines of local contracting defined by Ecopetrol, the following presented the highest contracting in the different towns: (figures expressed in millions)