Brazil: San Paulo Metro Line Five Project

April 20, 2010

IBRD Loan: US$650.4 million

Terms: Maturity = 30 years; Grace = 5 years

Project ID: P116170


Project Description: The objective of the project is to improve the mobility of public transport users in the Capao Redondo-Largo Treze Chacara Klabin corridor in a cost-efficient and environmentally-friendly manner. The components of the project include: extending the existing Line 5 by approximately 12 km from the southwest of the city to the expanded center by 2013 and will be co-financed by the State of Sao Paulo, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD), and the Inter American Development Bank (IADB).

Media Contacts
Gabriela Aguilar
Tel : (202) 473-6768