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2020

Contributing to the establishment of a Special Economic Zone at Mombasa, a gateway to East Africa

Kenya

Titre : Contributing to the establishment of a Special Economic Zone at Mombasa, a gateway to East Africa

Pays : Kenya
Localisation : Mombasa

Date d’approbation : 2020 – 2024

Objectif
The objective of the Project is to enhance transportation capacity and to stabilize the power supply, by constructing a berth, main road and electric facilities for the Mombasa Special Economic Zone, which is located in Dongo Kundu, thereby contributing to improvement of the investment environment of that area. The Project will contribute to the achievement of SDGs Goal 8.

Présentation,
Special Terms for Economic Partnership (STEP)* will apply to the Japanese ODA loan for this project, and it is expected that advanced Japanese technology, such as jacket type structure and long pile with heavy anticorrosion coating, will be utilized in the project.

* STEP refers to special assistance terms for promoting the visibility of Japanese aid through a transfer of outstanding Japanese technology and expertise to developing nations. The main contract is Japan tied and subcontracting is general untied. The main agreement partner must generally be a Japanese company, an overseas subsidiary of a Japanese company, or a joint venture between a Japanese company and the borrowing country where the Japanese company is the lead partner, although under certain conditions a joint venture between a Japanese company (which is the lead partner of the joint venture) and an affiliated company (as accounted under the equity method) of a Japanese company may be the main agreement partner.

Organismes d’exécution : (1) Kenya Ports Authority (2) Kenya National Highways Authority (3) Kenya Electricity Transmission Company

Montant du prêt : 37.09 billion yen Amount

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

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