Project Details
CAREC Corridor 2 Road Investment Program, Project 3
Country:Uzbekistan
Sector:Transport
Summary:The third tranche of the program has two components:

A. Road Development Component
  • Upgrade of about 40 kilometers of the Uzbekistan section of CAREC Corridor 2 (between km 315 and km 355 of A380 highway) to a four-lane road with international design standard;
  • minimal land acquisition of 0.61 hectares and minimal involuntary settlement; and
  • provision of consulting services on procurement and environment and social standards, and construction supervision.
B. Road Sector Sustainability Component
  • Improvement of cross-border facilities at Daut-ata.
Expected Outcome:The project will provide better connectivity and an efficient transport system along the Uzbekistan section of CAREC Corridor 2.
Expected Outputs:
  • About 40 km of the Uzbekistan sector upgraded to a four-lane road, land acquired, residents resettled, and consulting services provided; and
  • cross-border facilities improved.
Date Approved:2012
Status:Ongoing
Expected Completion:2015
Funding Type:Loan
Funding Amount:Asian Development Bank: $100 million
Government of Uzbekistan: $17 million
Links/Documents:ADB Project Page