39460-012: Port and Logistics Efficiency Improvement

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Government has recognized the importance of integrated intermodal systems under the draft Integrated Multimodal Transport Policy. Port development provides significant opportunities for improvement of intermodal transport systems and logistics services, and hence enhances efficiency of economic activities. Ports development also provide opportunities of expanding regional trades, especially under the recent renewal of the Protocol on Inland Water Transit and Trade Agreement with India. ADB s... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 39460-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7389
Approval Date 26 Nov 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 800
Geographical Location Bangladesh
Sector / Subsector Classification Transport and ICT
/ Transport Management and Policies
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Some gender benefits

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Markus Roesner
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport and Communications Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Shipping

PDS Creation Date
12 Oct 2009

Last PDS Update
07 Sep 2013

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