Project Details
CAREC Transport Corridor 1 (Zhambyl Oblast Section) Investment Program, Tranche 2
Country:Kazakhstan
Sector:Transport
Summary:The investment program will construct about 480 km of highway sections in Zhambyl Oblast—the main route between western People’s Republic of China, Central Asian countries, and the Russian Federation.
Expected Outcome:Project 2 of the investment program will contribute to the attainment of sustainable economic development in Kazakhstan resulting from a more efficient transport system in Zhambyl Oblast.
Expected Outputs:
  • Kulan-Blagoveshchenka and Zhambyl Border-Taraz road sections improved and open to traffic
  • Road maintenance facilities constructed and operational in 4 sites
Date Approved:2009
Status:Completed
Expected Completion:2015
Funding Type:Loan
Funding Amount:Asian Development Bank: $ 187 million
Islamic Development Bank: $ 170 million
Government of Kazakhstan: $ 58 million
Links/Documents:ADB Project Page