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Events
PSLO Transport Mission to Washington D.C.
PSLO Transport Mission to Washington D.C.
February 1-4, 2016Washington, D.C.

40 companies participated in the PSLO joint trade mission focusing on transportation sector opportunities at the World Bank Group, Inter-American Development Bank, Millennium Challenge Corporation, Asian Development Bank, and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

This mission provided companies with an opportunity to:

  • Initiate a dialogue with key experts in the transportation sector
  • Understand project requirements and constraints, and how to access bank-financed projects
  • Inform staff of the capabilities and interests of international firms in the transportation sector

This mission was intended for:

  • Civil works/engineering companies working in the transportation sector
  • Consulting firms, individual consultants, and training institutions
  • Equipment manufacturers/suppliers
  • Prospective sponsors of transportation sector investments in emerging markets

DID YOU KNOW?

  • The World Bank Group is the world’s largest provider of development funding for transportation, with an active portfolio of $41 billion.
  • From 2010 through 2014, the Inter-American Development Bank approved nearly $11 billion in loans for over 80 transportation projects in Latin America and the Caribbean.