Project Name Western Yunnan Roads Development Project
Project Number 32336-013
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 2014-PRC: Western Yunnan Roads Development Project
Ordinary capital resources US$ 250.00 million
Loan: Western Yunnan Roads Development Project
Kunming City Commercial Bank US$ 122.90 million
Agence Francaise de Developpement US$ 38.00 million
Strategic Agendas Regional integration
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Road transport (non-urban)

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Yunnan Province

Safeguard Categories

Environment A
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services About 45 person-months of international consulting services will be provided under the Project to (i) assist project management over the entire construction period; (ii) provide expertise in tunnel design and construction; (iii) conduct a safety audit of the project design and recommend ways to improve traffic safety on completed construction works; (iv) help formulate a human resource development and training program; and (v) help develop and implement a project performance management system, and assess project impact on poverty reduction. About 70 person-months of international training programs will help develop the human resources skills of YBEC's staff and enhance YBEC's capacity in expressway operation and maintenance, expressway commercialization and corporatization, and tunnel engineering design and construction. A team of local consultants (20 person-months) will be recruited to help monitor the Project's socioeconomic impact, particularly on poverty reduction.
Procurement All ADB-financed procurement will follow ADB's Guidelines for Procurement. The civil works for the expressway will be divided into 16 packages to be procured under international competitive bidding procedures. Equipment will be divided into 15 packages and procured under ICB and international shopping procedures. Ancillary facilities including administration building and service areas will be procured using local competitive bidding. Advance action for procurement of civil works was approved by ADB on 17 July 2002.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Chenglong Chu
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division PRC Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Yunnan Provincial Department of Transport
No. 1 Huang Cheng Xi Road
Kunning, Yunnan
Harbin,People's Republic of China


Concept Clearance 16 Jul 1999
Fact Finding 01 Apr 2002 to 16 Apr 2002
MRM 17 Jul 2002
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 30 Nov 2006
Last PDS Update 13 Dec 2010

LoanĀ 2014-PRC

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
28 Oct 2003 11 Aug 2004 28 Oct 2004 31 Mar 2008 31 Mar 2009 22 Jun 2009
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 506.90 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 250.00 28 Oct 2003 250.00 0.00 100%
Counterpart 96.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 160.90 28 Oct 2003 250.00 0.00 100%

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