Assab Port Development Project

Project Summary

Approval Date 17 Apr 1989
Signature Date 29 May 1989
Planned Completion Date 31 Dec 1994
Last Disbursement Planned Date 31 Dec 1994
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Transport
DAC Sector Code 21040
Commitment U.A 8,578,926.49
Status Cancelled

Project Objectives

The objective of the project is to increase the present capacity of the port so that : (i) the port will be able to handle the forecast levels of traffic through to the early years of the next century; and (ii) the need to divert traffic through other foreign ports at higher economic cost to the country will be reduced to a minimum.

Participating Organization

African Development Fund
Government Of Ethiopia
Marine TransPort Authority (MTA)


IATI identifier 46002-P-ET-DD0-001
Last Update 18 Feb 2020


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Geographic Location

Country Ethiopia