36105-013: Chittagong Port Trade Facilitation Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project will increase port capacity, which will lead to reductions in shipping and port charges, and enable the Port of Chittagong to meet imminent international port security and environmental standards. In the long term, the Project will foster economic growth by facilitating increased international trade.... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 36105-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 4506
Loan No. 2147
Approval Date 20 Dec 2004
Closing Date 23 Aug 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 31,300
Geographical Location Dhaka-Chittagong Corridor & The Port of Chittagong (South-East part of the country)
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Water transport (non-urban)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Satoko Tanaka
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Bangladesh Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Customs House of Chittagong
Md. Moazzem Hossain

Chittagong Port Authority
Arun Kumar Bhattacharjee

Roads and Highways Department
M. Harun-ur-Rashid

PDS Creation Date
04 Feb 2007

Last PDS Update
20 Jul 2014

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