32336-013: Western Yunnan Roads Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project's main objective is to remove transport barriers and reduce transport costs in western Yunnan to (i) promote pro-poor economic growth and thus reduce poverty, and (ii) contribute to regional development in GMS. The Project will (i) alleviate congestion, reduce travel time and vehicle operating costs, and improve road safety; (ii) increase road transport capacity between Kunming and Myanmar border; (iii) facilitate private sector involvement; and (iv) improve access of the poor to ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 32336-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2014
Approval Date 28 Oct 2003
Closing Date 22 Jun 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 250,000
Geographical Location Yunnan Province
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: A

Results Delivered

Expressway built or updgraded (kilometers) 76
National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 294
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 1,500,000

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
Chenglong Chu
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Responsible ADB Department
East Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
PRC Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Yunnan Provincial Department of Transport

PDS Creation Date
30 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
14 Nov 2013