29426-013: Shanxi Roads Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project will enhance incomes and contribute to reducing poverty in the southern part of Shanxi Province by increasing the capacity of the national, provincial, and county road network. The Project will: (i) improve access of industrial and agricultural enterprises to markets; (ii) improve access of the rural population to market opportunities, social services, and employment; (iii) attract investment through lowering transport costs in the Project area; and (iv) alleviate congestion and redu... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 29426-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status
Approval Number Loan No. 1701
Approval Date 30 Sep 1999
Closing Date 23 Mar 2006
Geographical Location Shanxi Province
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: A

Results Delivered

Expressway built or updgraded (kilometers) 175
National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 418
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 7,157,700

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