Second Additional Financing Highway II
Total Reported Cost
July 28 2009
Start of Construction
Planned Completion Date
June 30 2015
This project followed on the original Highway 2 Project and its first additional financing, which aimed to reduce road transport costs and improve access within Azerbaijan's East-West and North-South corridors.
The second additional financing funded the rehabilitation of the M6 highway between Hajigabul-Bahramtapa and the improvement of select local roads that connect to the M6.
Including the original loan and subsequent AFs, the World Bank contributed $668.85 million to the improvement of Azerbaijan's transit potential, and Azerbaijan contributed $348.96 million. All told, 349 kilometers of highway project roads were improved or rehabilitated, costing a total of $988,825,000.