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LOANS & CREDITS December 13, 2019

India: Assam Inland Water Transport Project

WASHINGTON, December 13, 2019 – The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved financing for the following project: 

Assam Inland Water Transport Project (AIWTP)

IBRD Credit: US$88 million 

Terms: Maturity = 14.5 years; Grace period = 5 years

Project ID: P157929

Project Description: The Assam Inland Water Transport Project (AIWTP) will help Assam improve the passenger ferry infrastructure and its services and strengthen the capacity of the institutions running the inland water transport. Technically better designed terminals and energy-efficient vessels (both new and retrofitted) will make the ferry services more sustainable with least disruption to nature.


New Delhi
Nandita Roy
Washington D.C.
Elena Karaban
+1 (202) 473-9277