37027-013: Subregional Transport Facilitation (NEP)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The principal objective of the Project is to reduce transportation costs associated with Nepal's imports and exports, and to improve the efficiency and organization of transit trade documentation and data exchange. It also aims at promoting sub-regional economic cooperation through improved trade facilities and transit logistics under the SASEC Program. Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 37027-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2097
Approval Date 04 Nov 2004
Closing Date 21 Sep 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 20,000
Geographical Location Birgunj, Bhairahawa, Kakarbhitta
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Road Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment: A

Results Delivered

National highways and provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (kilometers) 41
Beneficiaries from road projects (number) 1,620,000

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
Nianshan Zhang
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Physical Planning and Works
Mr. Purna. P. Kadariya

PDS Creation Date
17 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
22 Dec 2011