COMPETITION, PUBLIC PROCUREMENT, 2015 Bid-rigging cartels lead to reduced competition, higher prices and less development and innovation. Bid-rigging cartels harm the economy and undermine procurements, which has an adverse effect on our collective resources and costs taxpayers money.
Bid-rigging cartels are hard to detect. Contracting authorities and public procurement officers are the key players in detecting and preventing bid-rigging cartels. The Swedish Competition Authority wants to help you as a procurement officer by providing concrete tips on how to reduce the risk of bid-rigging cartels and, in doing so, save time and money.
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