Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


ADB's TFP increases access to trade finance and therefore provides support for international trade in the most challenging markets. The TFP works exclusively through commercial banks. As such, and in addition to supporting trade, the TFP also seeks to develop the capability of local banks to provide trade finance products to importers and exporters. By providing guarantees and liquidity, even during crisis, the TFP helps provide stability to the trade finance system. Read More

Country Regional
Borrower/Equity Investment Name TRADE FINANCE PROGRAM
Project Number 37909-024
Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7186
Approval Date 31 Mar 2009
Closing Date 19 Jul 2013
Geographical Location Regional
Sector Finance
Subsector Trade finance
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Steven Beck
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Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Private Sector Financial Institutions Division

PDS Creation Date
10 May 2009

Last PDS Update
27 Mar 2013