Luoyang Metro Project (NDB-luoyangmetroproject-c)

  • China
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Specific Location
Luoyang City, Henan Province.
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  • New Development Bank (NDB)
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The People’s Republic of China
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  • Infrastructure
  • Transport
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 300.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 2,775.00 million
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Corporate Actor Documents
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Updated in EWS May 9, 2019

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Project Description

The People’s Government of Henan Province has designed a work plan to expand Luoyang’s metro network. The Luoyang Metro Project (the Project), therefore, is designed to address the traffic congestion challenge and to improve the city’s connectivity.  The Project is in close alignment with the New Development Bank’s mandate of supporting sustainable infrastructure development.

The Project consists of the construction of Luoyang City’s first urban rail line (Line 1). NDB will finance Equipment for Line 1, which includes the equipment necessary to operate Line 1.

The metro will connect the residential areas to the city center and provide easy access to public services, business, commercial centers and cultural sites. It will enable:

(i) increased transport capacity, thus easing congestion on existing roads,

(ii) faster commute and improved mobility,

(iii) enhanced comfort, safety and reliability of traffic in the city,

(iv) improved connectivity contributing to a balanced city spatial development, and

(v) more robust socio-economic development of Luoyang.


Investment Description

New Development Bank              US$    300 million

Commercial Banks                      US$ 1.311 million

People’s Government of Luoyang  US$ 1.164 million

Total Project Cost                        US$ 2.775 million


Private Actor 1 Private Actor 1 Role Private Actor 1 Sector Relation Private Actor 2 Private Actor 2 Role Private Actor 2 Sector
- - - - Luoyang Bearing Science & Technology Co.,Ltd Contractor -

Contact Information

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