Second Regional Trade Facilitation Competitivess Credit (WB-P158333)

  • Burkina Faso
  • Ivory Coast
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Dec 13, 2016
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Republic of Côte d’Ivoire and Burkina Faso
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  • Industry and Trade
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 100.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 100.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Jan 4, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Feb 24, 2016

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Project Description
The proposed RTFCC2 will be the secondand final operation in a programmatic series of two Development Policy Operations. Itsoverarching objective is to support the two governments’ reform program and to reduce trade transaction costs along the Abidjan-Ouagadougou corridor. The operation focuses its support on (i) reform of the trucking industry; (ii) organization of the trucking market; (iii) improving competitiveness of the gateway and inland platforms, and (iv) improving the border clearance and international transit process.
Investment Description

Contact Information
Contact: Albert Ballé Title: Conseiller Technique, Cabinet du Ministre auprès du Premier Ministre Chargé de l’Economie et des Finances, Côte d’Ivoire Tel: +22520208181 ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF WORLD BANK The World Bank Inspection Panel is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by a World Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Inspection Panel, they may investigate to assess whether the World Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can contact the Inspection Panel or submit a complaint by emailing You can learn more about the Inspection Panel and how to file a complaint at: