China, People's Republic of: Logistics Development and Capacity Building in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region

Sovereign Project | 39172-012

Summary

The TA's objectives and scope are to: (i) position Xinjiang's logistics industry development in a broader perspective that allows Xinjiang to be the key link in the Euro-Asia continental bridge, the center for regional cooperation with Central Asia, and the launching pad for the "going-out" policy of the People's Republic of China (PRC); and (ii) develop a strategy and investment plan for logistics industry development for Xinjiang, covering issues such as policy reforms, infrastructure development, provision of public financial resources and participation of private sector, and institutional capacity building.

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Project Name Logistics Development and Capacity Building in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region
Project Number 39172-012
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Partnerships
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector Industry and trade - Trade and services
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description The TA's objectives and scope are to: (i) position Xinjiang's logistics industry development in a broader perspective that allows Xinjiang to be the key link in the Euro-Asia continental bridge, the center for regional cooperation with Central Asia, and the launching pad for the "going-out" policy of the People's Republic of China (PRC); and (ii) develop a strategy and investment plan for logistics industry development for Xinjiang, covering issues such as policy reforms, infrastructure development, provision of public financial resources and participation of private sector, and institutional capacity building.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Xinjiang Autonomous Region, PRC
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services The TA will engage one international and four national consultants for a total of 15 person-months (3 person-months each) including logistics industry specialist, regional cooperation economist, transportation specialist, public investment specialist, and logistics platform specialist. There will be a separate budget to engage additional international and domestic resource persons for specific technical areas during TA implementation as the need arises.
Responsible ADB Officer Yuebin Zhang
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Mgt, Financial Sector and Regional Coop Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
National Development and Reform Commission Yuebin Zhangyuebinzhang@adb.orgNo. 8 South Yuetan St.
Beijing 100824
China
Timetable
Concept Clearance 29 Aug 2005
Fact Finding 22 May 2006 to 25 May 2006
MRM -
Approval 22 Nov 2006
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 14 Feb 2008
Last PDS Update 21 Oct 2009

TA 4873-PRC

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
22 Nov 2006 23 Jan 2007 23 Jan 2007 31 Dec 2007 31 Dec 2009 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 0.00 175,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 175,000.00 22 Nov 2006 178,733.17

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