This barrier is unrelated to the end of the transition period, following the United Kingdom's departure from the EU.

Public ID: PID-GK46K9

Preference given to local firms for construction of public and institutional buildings in Florida, USA

in United States

Trade barrier summary

Official boards in Florida must give preference to locally-based firms that provide:

- construction materials
- construction services.

This preference is used as the deciding factor when there is no cost difference between the firms.

This means UK construction firms are disadvantaged if they do not have a recognised presence in Florida.

Sectors affected

  • Construction



Date reported

9 August 2019

Last updated

22 December 2021

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