43076-012: Enhancing Border Trade Services and Rules for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The impact of this TA will be improved trade efficiency in the region resulting in a measurable increase in trade flows, with SME border trade values increasing by 15% by 2014. Its outcome will be increased depth and diversity of information and financial services available to SME traders, to be measured by the availability of at least two new financial products for border traders and the expansion of credit volumes for SMEs by up to 20% by 2012. This outcome will be due to (i) better ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 43076-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7380
Approval Date 18 Nov 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,500
Geographical Location Border sites Mongolia-PRC, Vietnam-PRC
Sector Finance
Subsector Inclusive finance
Small and medium enterprise finance and leasing
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Partnerships (PAR)
Private sector development (PSD)


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