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Regional: "Early Harvest" Implementation of the Cross-Border Transport and Trade Facilitation in the Greater Mekong Subregion

Sovereign (Public) Project | 53411-001 Status: Active

The proposed regional knowledge and support technical assistance (KSTA) will support the Greater Mekong Region Subregion's (GMS) transport and trade facilitation initiatives, in particular the implementation of the GMS Cross-Border Transport Facilitation Agreement (CBTA).

Project Details

Project Officer
Dajay-Java, Jenamae K. Southeast Asia Department Request for information
Country
  • Regional
Sector
  • Industry and trade
 
Project Name "Early Harvest" Implementation of the Cross-Border Transport and Trade Facilitation in the Greater Mekong Subregion
Project Number 53411-001
Country Regional
Cambodia
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Myanmar
China, People's Republic of
Thailand
Viet Nam
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6579-REG: "Early Harvest" Implememntation of the Cross-Border Transport and Trade Facilitation in the Greater Mekong Subregion
United Kingdom Fund for Asia Regional Trade and Connectivity under the Regional Cooperation and Integration Financing Partnership Facility US$ 1.50 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Industry and trade / Trade and services

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description The proposed regional knowledge and support technical assistance (KSTA) will support the Greater Mekong Region Subregion's (GMS) transport and trade facilitation initiatives, in particular the implementation of the GMS Cross-Border Transport Facilitation Agreement (CBTA).
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Intermodal links, transport facilitation, logistics development, road safety and asset management promoted (GMS Hanoi Action Plan 2018 2022 )
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Liberalization of traffic rights in the GMS increased
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Implementation of the Early Harvest CBTA supported

Capacity of the transport operators to participate in a liberalized transport sector enhanced

GMS CBTA institutional mechanisms strengthened

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Cambodia - Nation-wide; China - Nation-wide; Lao People's Democratic Republic - Nation-wide; Myanmar - Nation-wide; Thailand - Nation-wide; Viet Nam - Nation-wide
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

International Customs Expert

International Legal Expert

Team Leader/International Transport Facilitation Expert

National Trade and Transport Facilitation Country Specialist

National Project Analyst

National Administrative/Logistics Expert

Monitoring and Evaluation Firm

Responsible ADB Officer Dajay-Java, Jenamae K.
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
Timetable
Concept Clearance 22 Jul 2020
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval 22 Oct 2020
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 28 Oct 2020

TA 6579-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
22 Oct 2020 - 22 Oct 2020 31 Mar 2022 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 1,500,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,500,000.00 22 Oct 2020 0.00

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