Bangladesh: Chittagong Port Efficiency Improvement

Sovereign (Public) Project | 37332-012 Status: Archived

Project Details

Project Officer
Ekelund, Stefan South Asia Department Request for information
  • Bangladesh
  • Technical Assistance
  • Transport
Project Name Chittagong Port Efficiency Improvement
Project Number 37332-012
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4506-: Chittagong Port Efficiency Improvement
Japan Special Fund US$ 700,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Water transport (non-urban)

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 Southeastern part of Bangladesh
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 Multimodal Operational System Study will require about 18 person-months of consulting services, comprising about 8 person-months of international consultants and about 10 of domestic consultants. The international consultants will have expertise in (i) transport policy and planning, (ii) transport economics, and (iii) logistics. The domestic consultants will have expertise in (i) transport economics, (ii) transport policy and planning, (iii) logistics; and social and poverty analysis. For implementing a Port Efficiency Improvement Plan, about 25 person-months of consulting services will be required, comprising about 16 person-months of international consultants and about 9 person-months of domestic consultants. The international consultants will have expertise in (i) ports management, planning and operation; and (ii) port environment management. The domestic consultants will have expertise in port management, planning and operation. ADB will engage the consultants in accordance with its Guidelines on the Use of Consultants and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB for engaging domestic consultants.
Procurement None
Responsible ADB Officer Ekelund, Stefan
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Bangladesh Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Chittagong Port Authority
Mr. Md. Maniruzzaman, Chief Planning
[email protected]
CHittagong Port Authority (CPA), Chittagong.
Customs House of Chittagong
Mr. Masud Sadiq
Roads and Highways Department
Mr. Harun-Ur- Rashid, Additional Chief Engineer
[email protected]
RHD, Sarak Bhaban, Ramna, Dhaka-1000.
Concept Clearance 14 Sep 2003
Fact Finding 15 Jun 2004 to 30 Jun 2004
Approval 20 Dec 2004
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 06 Feb 2007
Last PDS Update 16 Jul 2009

TA 4506-

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
20 Dec 2004 18 Dec 2005 18 Dec 2005 30 Jun 2006 28 Feb 2009 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
700,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 700,000.00 20 Dec 2004 575,080.93

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Title Document Type Document Date
Chittagong Port Efficiency Improvement TA Completion Reports Jun 2009
Chittagong Port Efficiency Improvement Project Consultants' Reports Mar 2008

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