Project Details
South-West Corridor Road Project
Country:Kazakhstan
Sector:Transport
Summary:The road project, which is part of the Western Europe–Western People's Republic of China transit corridor, involves rehabilitating and upgrading the 102-kilometer (km) road section between the Russian border and the city of Aktobe.
Expected Outcome:The project will help facilitate the transit of goods and passengers between Kazakhstan, the People's Republic of China, the Russian Federation, and Europe, and also promote regional integration.
Expected Outputs:
  • Rehabilitated and upgraded 102 km road section between the Russian border and the city of Aktobe.
Date Approved:2008
Status:Ongoing
Expected Completion:2016
Funding Type:Loan
Funding Amount:European Bank for Reconstruction and Development: $180 million
Links/Documents:EBRD Project Page