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Abidjan - Ouagadougou Narrow Gauge Railway (Ivory Coast section)

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Project Summary
*** DISCLAIMER: Project information is incomplete. It will be updated regularly as revisions become available. *** Upgrading of Ivory Coast section of the 1,200 km of narrow gauge railway between Abidjan and Ouagadougou.
PIDA Code
T.15.03.01.01
Sector
Transport
Sub Sector
Railway
Project Features In
PIDA PAP 2020, PIDA PAP Shortlist 2014
Project Type
Upgrade
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Sectoral Grouping

Abidjan-Ouagadougou-Bamako Multimodal Corridor

Location Countries
Ivory Coast
Coordinating Countries
Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Beneficiary Countries
Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso
Project Description

The project forms part of the upgrading of the 1,200 km of narrow gauge railway between Abidjan and Ouagadougou. In particular it involves the section in Ivory Coast, from Abidjan to the border with Burkina Fasso.

Project Objectives & Benefits

The objective of the project is to improve the connectivity between Abidjan Port in Ivory Coast and landlocked Burkina Fasso, and to offer multi-modal transport options for transporters in the region, thereby lowering overall transport cost.

Project Risks
Environmental Risks: Not Reported
Social Risks: Not Reported
Socio-Enviro Classification: Not Reported
Other External Risks: Not Reported
Project Dimensions

Length: 1200* km

Current Utilisation
Design Capacity
Stakeholders
Name
Countries
Website
Type
Chemins de Fer en Côte d`Ivoire N/A Lead National Agency/Agencies
ECOWAS-CEDEAO http://www.ecowas.int/ REC
Project Economics
NPV (US$ million)
0.00
Benefit Cost Ratio
EIRR (%)
FIRR (%)
Notes on Project Economics

Project economics and finances reflected here refers also to “T.15.03.01.02 Abidjan - Ouagadougou Narrow Gauge Railway (Ivory Coast section)”.

Project Financing
Preperation Financing Implementation Financing
Prep Cost (US$ million)60CAPEX (US$ million)600
Prep Financing Secured (US$ million)CAPEX Secured (US$ million)
Prep FundersCAPEX Funders
Prep Funding Gap (US$ million)CAPEX Gap (US$ million)

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  • If status is green, project stage is on time
  • If status is yellow, project stage is lagging behind
  • If status is red, project stage has a severe lag behind
  • If status is blue, there is no sufficient data to provide this stage with a status
S0Project DiscontinuedS1Concept
S2APre-FeasibilityS2BFeasibility
S3ADetailing StructuringS3BFinancing
S4ATenderingS4BConstruction
S4COperationTBCTo be confirmed
Project Planning and Progress
2013
Planned
Actual
TBC
Updated By
Email
Updated On
Organisation
Dr. Mekuria Beyene mekuriab@nepad.org 22 September 2014 NEPAD (www.nepad.org)