Mongolia : Border Efficiency for Sustainable Trade Project

Sovereign Project | 55044-002

Project Name Border Efficiency for Sustainable Trade Project
Project Number 55044-002
Country / Economy Mongolia
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Grant
Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Grant 0929-MON: Border Efficiency for Sustainable Trade
Asian Development Fund US$ 5.00 million
Loan 4419-MON: Border Efficiency for Sustainable Trade
Concessional ordinary capital resources lending US$ 45.00 million
Loan 4420-MON: Border Efficiency for Sustainable Trade
Ordinary capital resources US$ 50.00 million
Operational Priorities OP1: Addressing remaining poverty and reducing inequalities
OP2: Accelerating progress in gender equality
OP3: Tackling climate change, building climate and disaster resilience, and enhancing environmental sustainability
OP4: Making cities more livable
OP5: Promoting rural development and food security
OP6: Strengthening governance and institutional capacity
OP7: Fostering regional cooperation and integration
Sector / Subsector

Health / Disease control of communicable disease

Industry and trade / Industry and trade sector development - Large and medium industries - Small and medium enterprise development - Trade and services

Transport / Road transport (non-urban) - Transport policies and institutional development

Gender Effective gender mainstreaming
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Mongolia's trade increased and export diversification promoted (Vision 2050)

Resilient and sustainable integration into regional and global value chains enhanced (CAREC 2030)

Project Outcome
Description of Outcome

Operational efficiency, resilience, and safety of the movement of goods and people in Mongolia's border crossing points enhanced

Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Efficient and climate-resilient border facilities developed

One Health coordination at the borders established

Trade facilitation systems enhanced

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Nation-wide
Safeguard Categories
Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement B
Indigenous Peoples B
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects Implementations of the IEE, EMP and CRVA are on track. Semi-annual Safeguards Monitoring Reports for 2021-2022 have been reviewed and uploaded in the ADB website.
Involuntary Resettlement The LARP has been reviewed and accepted by ADB and posted on ADB's website. Annual Social Monitoring Report for 2020 has been posted on the ADB website.
Indigenous Peoples None
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Project was designed in close consultation with relevant stakeholders, including government agencies responsible for regulating international trade, the trade community, and the private sector.
During Project Implementation The project is being implemented through close coordination with relevant stakeholders, including government agencies and the private sector. The project team closely coordinates and consults with all stakeholders through series of events organized by the project and by the government. Moreover, public consultations were organized in preparations of the EMP and LARP.
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services Procurement of goods, works, consulting services, and nonconsulting services will follow the ADB Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and the Procurement Regulations for ADB Borrowers (2017, as amended from time to time).
Procurement Procurement of goods, works, consulting services, and nonconsulting services will follow the ADB Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and the Procurement Regulations for ADB Borrowers (2017, as amended from time to time).
Responsible ADB Officer Stapleton, Rebecca
Responsible ADB Department Sectors Group
Responsible ADB Division Transport Sector Office (SG-TRA)
Executing Agencies
Office of the National Committee for Port Revival
Timetable
Concept Clearance 09 May 2023
Fact Finding 26 Jun 2023 to 06 Jul 2023
MRM -
Approval 08 Dec 2023
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 08 Dec 2023

Grant 0929-MON

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
08 Dec 2023 26 Dec 2023 27 Mar 2024 30 Jun 2030 - -
Financing Plan Grant Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 5.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 5.00 15 Apr 2024 0.00 0.00 0%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 15 Apr 2024 0.00 0.00 0%

Loan 4419-MON

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
08 Dec 2023 26 Dec 2023 27 Mar 2024 30 Jun 2030 - -
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 51.30 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 45.00 15 Apr 2024 0.00 0.00 0%
Counterpart 6.30 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 15 Apr 2024 0.00 0.00 0%

Loan 4420-MON

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
08 Dec 2023 26 Dec 2023 27 Mar 2024 30 Jun 2030 - -
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 50.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 50.00 15 Apr 2024 0.00 0.00 0%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 15 Apr 2024 0.00 0.00 0%

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Tenders

Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
PIU Individual - Consulting Closed
PIU Individual - Consulting Closed
PIU Individual - Consulting Closed
PIU Individual - Consulting Closed

Contracts Awarded

No contracts awarded for this project were found

Procurement Plan

Title Document Type Document Date
Border Efficiency for Sustainable Trade Project: Procurement Plan Procurement Plans Dec 2023