Bangladesh: Strategic Master Plan for Chittagong Port
The technical assistance will prepare a master plan for Chittagong Port to improve efficiency of port operations and intermodal transport logistics. In particular, it will formulate an overall framework for port development and support intermodal maritime and land transport, based on updated traffic forecast.This will provide opportunities for expanding regional trade.
10 Dec 2012
Traffic forecast for Chittagong Port created
Port infrastructure and intermodal connectivity assessed
Detailed hydraulic and hydrologic study for River Karnaphuli conducted
Overall port development framework updated
$1 million (Asian Development Bank, financed through the Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction)