32515-012: Study of the Future Options for the Khulna Newsprint Mills

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Khulna Newsprint Mills (KNM) is the sole producer of newsprint in Bangladesh. It is a fully owned subsidiary of the State-owned Bangladesh Chemical Industries Corporation (BCIC), within MOI. The advisory TA is proposed to assist the Government in assessing the problems with, and options for KNM. The advisory TA will examine environmental mitigation measures, and explore options for (i) reform of organization and management structures, (ii) international competitiveness in the absence of ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 32515-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 3104
Approval Date 27 Nov 1998
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Land-Based Natural Resources Management


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