39460-012: Port and Logistics Efficiency Improvement

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

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 Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7389
Approval Date 26 Nov 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 800
Geographical Location Bangladesh
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Transport Management and Policies
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Some gender benefits

 

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