34097-013: Shanxi Road Development II

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The main objectives are (i) to foster development of new economic activities in the project influence area; and (ii) to reduce poverty in Shanxi Province through sustainable economic growth benefits on poor counties, townships and poverty blocks in the project influence area. The Project comprises: (i) Road and Bridge Component - construction of 65 km of a new four-lace access-controlled toll expressway from Houma in Shanxi to Yumenkou in Shaanxi, construction of the 4.5 km bridge over the ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 34097-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1967
Approval Date 12 Dec 2002
Closing Date 06 Mar 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 124,000
Geographical Location Shanxi Province
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: A

Results Delivered

Expressway built or updgraded (kilometers) 67
National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 46
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 10,450,000

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Erdene Oyunchimeg
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Responsible ADB Department
East Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, EARD

Executing Agencies
Shanxi Communications Department
*Mr. Jianxin Ma

PDS Creation Date
20 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
03 Apr 2008