32334-013: Southern Sichuan Roads Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The principal objectives of the proposed Project are to facilitate growth and reduce poverty in the southern part of Sichuan Province by relieving traffic congestion and improving access in the project area. The proposed Project will (i) alleviate congestion and reduce traffic accidents and vehicle operating costs, (ii) improve an important access between Chengdu and Kunming by providing a vital expressway link in the Gansu-Yunnan trunk road, one of the eight Western Region Corridors, (iii) ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 32334-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1918
Approval Date 20 Sep 2002
Closing Date 14 Aug 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 300,000
Geographical Location Sichuan Province
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: A

Results Delivered

Expressway built or updgraded (kilometers) 160
National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 558
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 1,093,000

The results data reported above are limited to ADB's core sectors, as defined under Strategy 2020 and tracked through indicators in the ADB Results Framework. For definitions of results indicators, please see the ADB Results Framework Indicators Definition.

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Makoto Ojiro
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Responsible ADB Department
East Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
PRC Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Sichuan Provincial Communications Department
Mr.Huang Hao

PDS Creation Date
30 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
13 Aug 2012