Project Details
CAREC Corridor 3 (Shymkent-Tashkent Section) Road Improvement Project
Country:Kazakhstan
Sector:Transport
Summary:The project will rehabilitate a 37-km four-lane road section in Kazakhstan, a part of the road connecting Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan, and Shymkent, one of the major industrial cities in Kazakhstan.
Expected Outcome:The project will improve efficiency of transport networks in South Kazakhstan. It will also contribute to closer regional cooperation and increased trade along CAREC Corridor 3.
Expected Outputs:A rehabilitated 37-km, four-lane road from Shymkent toward Tashkent.
Date Approved:2012
Status:Ongoing
Expected Completion:2016
Funding Type:Loan
Funding Amount:Asian Development Bank: $125 million
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development: $142 million
Government of Kazakhstan: $57 million
Links/Documents:ADB Project Page
Report and Recommendation of the President