CAREC Regional Improving Border Services Project


The proposed project will (i) improve border crossing point infrastructure and facility at Torkham, Chaman, and Wagha to the standard that meets users' demand for quality border crossing services; and (ii) establish a border point management regime and enhance knowledge and skills of border point operating agencies.

Expected Outcome

The project will reduce cross-border processing time for goods and cargo in Chaman, Torkham, and Wagha.

Expected Outputs

  • Border crossing point infrastructure and facilities at Chaman, Torkham, and Wagha improved
  • Governance structure of national border point management regime produced and adopted; and organizational design, management structure, financial and administrative procedures, and financial modeling for the PLPA produced and adopted
  • Knowledge and skills of border point operating agencies enhanced

Project Types



Funding AgencyAmount (USD millions)Notes
Asian Development Bank 150 Loan 3344
Asian Development Bank 100 Loan 3345
Government of Pakistan 50
Total 300