Central Asia – CAREC Corridor 6 Road Improvement Project

News Brief | 11 September 2012

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved the following grant and loan administration project:


The project will restore a more than 100 kilometer stretch of road between northern Tajikistan and Uzbekistan, including financing safety improvements, a border post upgrade, building better feeder roads, and community training. The measures will strengthen regional connectivity, cut transport costs, and support trade and economic growth opportunities along a critical Central Asia Region Economic Cooperation transport corridor.


$100 million grant from ADB's Asian Development Fund and $14 million loan from the OPEC Fund for International Development, to be administered by ADB.