TRQ Auctions & Bids

Two auctions for certificates of quota eligibility for shipment to Panama in 2018 under the Panama Trade Promotion Agreement will be held from December 11 - 15, 2017 for 585 MT and May 7 - 11, 2018 for 584 MT. The tariff rate quota for chicken leg quarters will be allocated through an open and public auction system. PAN-PEQ, Inc. will issue certificates of quota eligibility to the high bidders in the auction.

Two auctions were held for shipment in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017. Results of these auctions can be viewed here.


Interested parties who want to bid on certificates that gives them the right to import duty free chicken leg quarters into Panama, must submit a bid form and carefully follow all instructions contained in the bid instructions. Failure to follow the bid instructions could result in invalidation of the bid. Bid instructions may be viewed on-line or printed for review.

Bids will be submitted in units of metric tons, with a minimum bid of one metric ton, and a minimum bid price of $200.00 US dollars per metric ton. Bids must be accompanied by a security deposit.

In order to participate in the auction, you must submit a bid form. Please be sure to read the instructions prior to placing a bid.


Panama Poultry Export Quota, Inc.
c/o DTB Associates, LLP
1700 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Suite 200
Washington, D.C. 20006-4707
Office phone: 1-202-684-2512
Office fax: 1-202-684-2233