Project Details
Regional Customs Modernization and Infrastructure Development Project (Kyrgyz Republic Component)
Country:Kyrgyz Republic
Sector:Trade Facilitation
Summary:The project, to be implemented in the Kyrgyz Republic and Tajikistan, includes
  • development of a unified automated information system, including core application systems and communication structures, human resources, and focus on public awareness; and
  • development of border-post infrastructure by improving customs border posts and facilities, providing customs operations and anti-smuggling equipment, and promoting capacity building and border interagency cooperation.
Expected Outcome:The project will improve efficiency and transparency of customs services and reinforce the ongoing customs legal reforms and simplification of customs procedures.
Expected Outputs:
  • Development of a unified automated information system (UAIS)
  • Border-post Infrastructure development
  • Human resource development and improvement of border interagency cooperation (to support implementation of components 1 and 2)

Date Approved:2004
Status:Completed
Expected Completion:2013
Funding Type:Loan
Funding Amount:Asian Development Bank: $7.50 million
Government of the Kyrgyz Republic: $1.87 million
Links/Documents:ADB Project Page