Project Details
CAREC Transport Corridor 1 (Zhambyl Oblast Section) Investment Program - Tranche 4
Summary:Project 4 will contribute to sustainable economic growth by spurring transit traffic, promoting trade, and strengthening regional cooperation.
Expected Outcome:Efficient transport network in Almaty-Korday-Blagoveshchenka-Merke-Tashkent-Terment road section.
Expected Outputs:The output will be a 49 kilometer (km) section upgraded from category-II to category-IB. Civil works will involve a 261.5 km to 310.5 km section with four lanes within the existing right-of-way. It will comprise two components: road development and construction supervision consultancy.
Date Approved:2011
Expected Completion:2014
Funding Type:Loan
Funding Amount:Asian Development Bank: $112 million
Government of Kazakhstan: $19 million
Links/Documents:ADB project page
Environment and Social Monitoring Reports