BYD Coach & Bus LLC (BYD) is proud to provide Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE) and Minority Women Business and Enterprises (MWBE) the opportunity to participate in state and local procurements for the sourcing of components and materials in the manufacturing of BYD’s World Class All-Electric Buses and Coaches. BYD’s objectives of the DBE and MWBE program are:

  • To ensure that small DBE and MWBE firms can compete fairly for federally funded transportation-related projects.
  • To ensure that only eligible firms participate as DBEs and MWBEs.
  • To assist DBE and MWBE firms in competing outside the DBE and MWBE programs.

BYD Coach and Bus LLC 2020 DBE Goal

BYD Coach & Bus LLC announces its proposed Federal Fiscal Year 2020 DBE Goal of 3% (Oct 1, 2019 to Sep 30, 2020).

The proposed DBE goal is applicable to all contracts assisted by the Federal Transit Administration and it has been developed in response to U.S. Department of Transportation’s Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program for Transit Vehicle Manufacturers, published under Title 49 CFR, Part 26. Interested parties can submit their comments to: Enid Santiago, DBE Liaison Officer, BYD Coach & Bus LLC., 1800 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015 or send to:

For 2020 DBE Goal Concurrency/Certificate Letter please send email to