Project Details
CAREC – Transport and Trade Facilitation: Border Crossing Point Improvement and Single Window Development Project
Sector:Trade Facilitation
Summary:The project will (i) support national single window (NSW) development in selected CAREC member countries and (ii) develop a regional platform for the networking of NSWs for the CAREC region through public-private partnerships and the establishment of the Alliance of National Single Window Operators of CAREC.
Expected Outcome:Speedy, low-cost, and predictable processes for cross-border transport and trade activities
Expected Outputs:
  • Adequate infrastructure, good transport and trade logistics facilities developed at selected BCPs and integrated processes among border control agencies
  • A single filing, streamlined, inter-operable and cost efficient clearance process within and across CAREC member countries
  • Effective leadership, administration and coordination mechanisms among various agencies
Date Approved:2011
Expected Completion:2013
Funding Type:Technical Assistance
Funding Amount:Asian Development Bank: $2,000,000
Links/Documents:ADB Project Page