Uzbekistan: Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise (SME) Development

Sovereign Project | 31575-013 Status: Archived

Project Details

Project Officer
Narasimham, R. Central and West Asia Department Request for information
  • Uzbekistan
  • Loan
  • Industry and trade
Project Name Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise (SME) Development
Project Number 31575-013
Country Uzbekistan
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 1799-UZB: Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise (SME) Development
Ordinary capital resources US$ 50.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Industry and trade - Small and medium enterprise development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Nationwide.

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Narasimham, R.
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Asaka Bank
67 Nukus St.
Tashkent 700015
Natl Bank of Uzbekistan for Foreign Eco Activity
[email protected]
101 Amir Tamur Street
Tashkent 700084
Uzbekistan, Republic of
Pakhta Bank
43 Mukimi St.
Tashkent 700096


Concept Clearance 28 Nov 1997
Fact Finding 01 Apr 2000 to 14 Apr 2000
MRM 26 Jun 2000
Approval 11 Dec 2000
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 24 Nov 2006
Last PDS Update 16 Oct 2007

Loan 1799-UZB

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
11 Dec 2000 09 Mar 2001 18 Oct 2001 18 Oct 2006 - 14 Dec 2006
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 80.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 50.00 11 Dec 2000 0.00 0.00 0%
Counterpart 30.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 11 Dec 2000 47.90 0.00 100%

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Title Document Type Document Date
Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise (SME) Development Project Project/Program Completion Reports Sep 2007

Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards

Safeguard documents provided at the time of project/facility approval may also be found in the list of linked documents provided with the Report and Recommendation of the President.

None currently available.

Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

Title Document Type Document Date
Uzbekistan: Small and Medium Enterprise Development Project Validations of Project Completion Reports May 2009

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