Today, Deputy Chairman of the Council of Ministers of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Minister of Finance and Treasury Vjekoslav Bevanda signed a loan agreement worth EUR 340 million with representatives of the European Investment Bank (EIB) Mateo Rivellini and Jakop Lance Orlando for the construction of the Poprikusa – Medakovo section on Corridor 5c.
After signing the agreement, Minister Bevanda emphasized the importance of this agreement not only for the territory of the Federation of
“Every project related to the construction of the highway on Corridor 5c is extremely important, and every
He added that this is a significant contract for both construction companies and their engagement on the
According to Minister Bevanda, the total value of the project in this part of Corridor 5c is estimated at EUR 391 million, of which EUR 340 million is an EIB loan, and EUR 51 million will be provided from own funds and other sources.
“The loan allocation is in the Federation of BiH, and the implementer of the Project is JP Autoceste Federacije BiH. The terms of the loan are
He thanked the representatives of the EIB, but also the EU Delegation to BiH who cooperated on this project during negotiations and other procedures in order to achieve the best conditions for financing the construction of another important section of the highway on Corridor 5c.
Due to the application of epidemiological measures due to the COVID-19 virus pandemic, this agreement was signed correspondently without the usual ceremonies.