CAREC Corridors 1 and 6 Connector Road (Aktobe–Kandyagash) Reconstruction Project


The proposed project will (i) reconstruct the 89-kilometer highway connecting Aktobe and Kandyagash and (ii) strengthen the institutional capacity of KazAvtoZhol. The project is aligned with the following impact: more jobs created and Kazakhstan integrated into the regional and global economic system (Kazakhstan 2050 Strategy).

Expected Outcome

Efficient, reliable, and safe movement of people and goods in the West Kazakhstan increased

Expected Outputs

  • Aktobe-Kandyagash highway reconstructed to category I standard
  • Institutional capacity of KazAvtoZhol strengthened

Project Types



Funding AgencyAmount (USD millions)Notes
Asian Development Bank 167.02
Government of Kazakhstan 62.33
Total 229.35