Project Details
Building the Capacity of the Ministry of Commerce for Trade and Transit Facilitation
Country:Afghanistan
Sector:Trade Facilitation
Summary:The technical assistance (TA) was expected to enhance the capacity of the Ministry of Commerce (MoC) in trade and transit facilitation, with emphasis on negotiating and implementing actual transit agreements.
Expected Outcome:Enhanced capacity of the MoC to negotiate, implement, and monitor trade and transit agreements, with transit management based on a solid partnership with the Customs Department, Ministry of Finance.
Expected Outputs:The TA's Design and Monitoring Framework outlined six specific TA outputs: Capacity Building, Transit Facilitation, Cross Border Facilitation, Strengthened Private Sector Participation in Transit Trade, Enhanced Inter-Ministerial Cooperation, and Promotion of Regional Cooperation.
Date Approved:2005
Status:Completed
Expected Completion:2007
Funding Type:Technical Assistance
Funding Amount:Asian Development Bank: $400,000
Links/Documents:TA Completion Report