33019-013: Colombo Port Efficiency and Expansion Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The proposed Project will assist the Government to realize the potential of Colombo Port to become a major internationally competitive port in South Asia by (i) expanding private sector participation in the port sector; (ii) commercializing public sector operations and thereby improving efficiency; (iii) adopting a strategic approach to enlarging Colombo Port and maximizing private sector funding. Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 33019-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1841
Approval Date 27 Sep 2001
Closing Date 16 Nov 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 10,000
Geographical Location Colombo Port
Sector Transport
Subsector Water transport (non-urban)
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: A

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