Bangladesh: Transport Connectivity Improvement Preparatory Facility
The project readiness financing loan will help advance project preparation of priority transport projects in the following areas: (i) road and railway connectivity of port, land port, and border crossing points; (ii) road and railway connectivity of intermodal transshipment facilities, including inland container depot and inland container terminal; (iii) strengthening corridors, including bypass, connected road and alternate route; and (iv) sector wide improvement, which includes safety, traffic management, and maintenance. The projects will be formed from a list of identified necessary investments approved by the Government of Bangladesh, and subject to agreed project selection criteria.
30 Jun 2020
Feasibility studies and detailed design of multimodal projects
Implementation support for multimodal transport projects in the pre-construction stage
$42 million (Asian Development Fund)
$15.23 million (Government of Bangladesh)