39460-012: Port and Logistics Efficiency Improvement

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Government has recognized the importance of integrated intermodal systems under the draft Integrated Multimodal Transport Policy. Port development provides significant opportunities for improvement of intermodal transport systems and logistics services, and hence enhances efficiency of economic activities. Ports development also provide opportunities of expanding regional trades, especially under the recent renewal of the Protocol on Inland Water Transit and Trade Agreement with India. ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 39460-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7389
Approval Date 26 Nov 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 800
Geographical Location Bangladesh
Sector Transport
Subsector Transport policies and institutional development
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)


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