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Global Infrastructure Project Pipeline
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Public-Private Partnerships Investment Project for Uijeongbu Light Rail Transit
Republic of Korea

Sector

Type

Value

187m AUD

Stage 5

Government Approval / Procurement Stage

Last Updated

16 May 2018

Icheon-Osan Expressway Public-Private Partnership Project
Republic of Korea

Sector

Type

Stage 7

Financial Close / Start of Construction

Last Updated

29 May 2018

Pyeongtaek~Buyeo~Iksan Expressway Public-Private Partnership Project
Republic of Korea

Sector

Type

Stage 7

Financial Close / Start of Construction

Last Updated

29 May 2018

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InfraCompass
Explore the capability of 49 countries to deliver infrastructure projects, identify priority reforms and pinpoint leading practices across infrastructure governance & institutions, regulatory frameworks, permits, planning, procurement and delivery.
Infrastructure market overview - Republic of Korea
Metric Republic of Korea Developed countries
GDP ($US Millions) 1,376,868 1,508,956
GDP per capital ($US) 27,195 36,244
Population (millions) 50.6 37.5
Total Infrastructure investment ($USM last 5 years) 197,236 138,796
Private Infrastructure investment ($USM last 5 years) 5,648 20,012
Infrastructure quality (1-7) 6.0 5.5
Republic of Korea Developed countries
GDP ($US Millions)
1,376,868 1,508,956
GDP per capital ($US)
27,195 36,244
Population (millions)
50.6 37.5
Total Infrastructure investment ($USM last 5 years)
197,236 138,796
Private Infrastructure investment ($USM last 5 years)
5,648 20,012
Infrastructure quality (1-7)
6.0 5.5
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Global Infrastructure Outlook
Forecasting infrastructure investment needs and gaps. Compare forecasts globally, or across 56 countries & 7 sectors & 5 regions
Investment forecast - Republic of Korea
Total Across all sectors
Energy
Tele-communications
Transport: Airport
Transport: Ports
Transport: Rail
Transport: Road
Water
Investment estimates
1.4 Trillion
351 Billion
227 Billion
13 Billion
66 Billion
188 Billion
337 Billion
185 Billion
Investment current trends
1.4 Trillion
373 Billion
228 Billion
16 Billion
79 Billion
189 Billion
337 Billion
186 Billion
Investment needed
41 Billion
22 Billion
1 Billion
2 Billion
13 Billion
932 Million
97 Million
1 Billion
Investment gap
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Knowledge Resources
Republic of Korea
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Sector-specific guidance on Pre-Feasibility Studies

PIMAC, which leads the preparation of pre-feasibility studies in Korea, has prepared sector-specific guidelines for the preparation of pre-feasibility studies in accordance with the General Guidelines for Preliminary Feasibility Studies.

Quality Infrastructure
Multiple Categories
Infrastructure Driver
Planning & Project Preparation
Language
Korean
Project Preparation – Enabling environment: what are the prerequisites required to facilitate the preparation of quality infrastructure projects?

Globally, governments are accountable for the development of infrastructure and the delivery of basic services in an affordable and inclusive manner. The ability of governments to nurture a conducive enabling environment for infrastructure investment has often been found to be a key differentiator between countries that successfully scale up infrastructure and those that face challenges in doing so.

Date
2019
Resource Type
Blog
Sector
Transport
Country
Global
Infrastructure Driver
Project Preparation
Language
English
GI Hub and EDHECinfra release global investor study

We are pleased to share the findings of an infrastructure investment study, released today by the Global Infrastructure Hub (GI Hub) and EDHEC Infrastructure Institute-Singapore (EDHECinfra). The global study, which looked to identify investor expectations for the sector, found that investors have an increasing appetite for infrastructure including in emerging markets, with the number of investors looking for exposure to emerging markets set to more than double over the next 3-5 years.

Date
2016
Resource Type
News
Country
Global
Asia PPP Practitioners’ Network (APN) Conference, Seoul

Date
2018
Resource Type
Events
Sector
Multiple Sectors
Country
Republic of Korea
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Global Investor Survey Reports
Global Investor Survey Reports
New investor insights on changing infrastructure markets
Investor Survey Report 2019

The third GI Hub and EDHECinfra survey reveals key insights to help policy leaders better understand investor perceptions and challenges.

In 2019, over 300 respondents participated, representing USD10 trillion in assets under management.

InfraCompass
InfraCompass
Explore a country's capability to deliver infrastructure projects.
InfraCompass
Set your infrastructure policies in the right direction

Explore the capability of 56 countries to deliver infrastructure projects, identify priority reforms and pinpoint leading practices across infrastructure governance & institutions, regulatory frameworks, permits, planning, procurement and delivery.

Republic of Korea
Republic of Korea Developed countries
GDP ($US Millions)
1,376,868 1,508,956
GDP per capital ($US)
27,195 36,244
Population (millions)
50.6 37.5
Total Infrastructure investment ($USM last 5 years)
197,236 138,796
Private Infrastructure investment ($USM last 5 years)
5,648 20,012
Infrastructure quality (1-7)
6.0 5.5
Metric Republic of Korea Developed countries
GDP ($US Millions) 1,376,868 1,508,956
GDP per capital ($US) 27,195 36,244
Population (millions) 50.6 37.5
Total Infrastructure investment ($USM last 5 years) 197,236 138,796
Private Infrastructure investment ($USM last 5 years) 5,648 20,012
Infrastructure quality (1-7) 6.0 5.5
Infrastructure Outlook
Infrastructure Outlook
Forecasting infrastructure investment needs and gaps globally.
Infrastructure Outlook
Forecasting infrastructure investment needs and gaps

Outlook forecasts a global infrastructure need of $97 trillion and a projected investment gap of around 16%.

The world's electricity, water, communications, and transport investment needs are outlined by country over the next two decades.

Republic of Korea
1.4 Trillion
Investment current trends
1.4 Trillion
Investment neededv
41 Billion
Investment gap
1.4 Trillion
Investment current trends
1.4 Trillion
Investment neededv
41 Billion
Investment gap
View Investment forecast for Republic of Korea
PPP Risk Allocation
PPP Risk Allocation
A searchable guide on typical risk allocation in PPP transactions
PPP Risk Allocation
Allocating Risks in Public-Private Partnership Contracts.

Risk allocation is at the centre of every PPP transaction, and a deep understanding of the risk allocation arrangements is a precondition to the drafting of every PPP agreement. Search below for guidance on typical risk allocation arrangements between public and private sectors in PPP transactions.

PPP Risk Allocation Tool

As part of its leading practices mandate, the GI Hub developed a set of annotated risk allocation matrices for PPP transactions, across the transport, energy and water and waste sectors. The PPP Risk Allocation Tool should be used to provide additional guidance to countries that wish to develop a programme of bankable PPP transactions.

Global Infrastructure Project Pipeline
Global Infrastructure Project Pipeline
Free global infrastructure project platform connecting public and private sectors.
Global Infrastructure Project Pipeline

The G20 tasked the Global Infrastructure Hub to ensure there is a comprehensive, open-source project pipeline database connected to national and multilateral development bank databases, to help match potential investors with projects.

The Project Pipeline is a free digital platform that allows governments to promote public infrastructure projects to a global investor network.

PPP Contract Management
PPP Contract Management
Practical guidance on successful contract management post financial close.
PPP Contract Management report

A great deal of attention is paid to the preparation, procurement and negotiation processes of PPPs. However, this is only the start of delivering a successful project, and in many ways the most important work begins after financial close, during construction and operations, to ensure that the public is receiving the full benefit of the infrastructure services.

PPP Contract Management tool

The reference tool is informed by an in-depth analysis of 250 PPP projects globally that reached financial close between 2005 and 2015 (inclusive) to understand the core issues that arise during the construction and operations phases of a PPP project. From those projects, 25 projects were selected to develop detailed case

Project Preparation
Project Preparation
A practical guide for governments on processes facilitating early-stage project preparation
Project Preparation Reference Tool

The reference tool will be a useful aid for policy-makers and practitioners in their quest to improve project preparation practices and their capacity for preparing quality infrastructure projects, building upon the G20 Principles for the Infrastructure Project Preparation Phase.

The tool seeks to help address challenges faced by governments in early-stage project preparation through providing guidance and lessons learned in the enabling environment for project preparation; financing project preparation; infrastructure planning and project prioritisation; project feasibility, reviews and approvals; and project communication.

Download the report

This reference tool is intended to provide guidance on early-stage activities within the infrastructure project development cycle, and the enablers required to create a conducive environment to prepare sustainable, bankable and procurement-ready infrastructure projects.

Illustrated by country examples, it reinforces conceptual aspects and approaches covering the formulation of infrastructure plans, project pipeline creation, feasibility evaluation, project reviews and approvals, project marketing and stakeholder communication.

National Infrastructure Banks
National Infrastructure Banks
Guidance Note on National Infrastructure Banks and Similar Financing Facilities
NIBS - Guidance Tool

This Guidance Note is designed to assist governments interested in establishing, or reforming, a NIB or similar financing facility to target government policies and maximise the impact that infrastructure banks can have in delivering quality infrastructure projects, encouraging private investment and providing value for end users.

New Guidance on National Infrastructure Banks

The Guidance Note on National Infrastructure Banks and Similar Financing Facilities was created to assist governments interested in establishing, or reforming, a National Infrastructure Bank or a similar financing facility (NIB) to target government policies and maximise the impact that infrastructure banks can have in:

  • delivering quality infrastructure projects;
  • encouraging private investment; and
  • providing value for end users

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Global Investor Survey Reports
Global Investor Survey Reports
New investor insights on changing infrastructure markets
Investor Survey Report 2019

The third GI Hub and EDHECinfra survey reveals key insights to help policy leaders better understand investor perceptions and challenges.

In 2019, over 300 respondents participated, representing USD10 trillion in assets under management.

InfraCompass
InfraCompass
Explore a country's capability to deliver infrastructure projects.
InfraCompass
Set your infrastructure policies in the right direction

Explore the capability of 56 countries to deliver infrastructure projects, identify priority reforms and pinpoint leading practices across infrastructure governance & institutions, regulatory frameworks, permits, planning, procurement and delivery.

Republic of Korea
Republic of Korea Developed countries
GDP ($US Millions)
1,376,868 1,508,956
GDP per capital ($US)
27,195 36,244
Population (millions)
50.6 37.5
Total Infrastructure investment ($USM last 5 years)
197,236 138,796
Private Infrastructure investment ($USM last 5 years)
5,648 20,012
Infrastructure quality (1-7)
6.0 5.5
Metric Republic of Korea Developed countries
GDP ($US Millions) 1,376,868 1,508,956
GDP per capital ($US) 27,195 36,244
Population (millions) 50.6 37.5
Total Infrastructure investment ($USM last 5 years) 197,236 138,796
Private Infrastructure investment ($USM last 5 years) 5,648 20,012
Infrastructure quality (1-7) 6.0 5.5
Infrastructure Outlook
Infrastructure Outlook
Forecasting infrastructure investment needs and gaps globally.
Infrastructure Outlook
Forecasting infrastructure investment needs and gaps

Outlook forecasts a global infrastructure need of $97 trillion and a projected investment gap of around 16%.

The world's electricity, water, communications, and transport investment needs are outlined by country over the next two decades.

Republic of Korea
1.4 Trillion
Investment current trends
1.4 Trillion
Investment neededv
41 Billion
Investment gap
1.4 Trillion
Investment current trends
1.4 Trillion
Investment neededv
41 Billion
Investment gap
View Investment forecast for Republic of Korea
PPP Risk Allocation
PPP Risk Allocation
A searchable guide on typical risk allocation in PPP transactions
PPP Risk Allocation
Allocating Risks in Public-Private Partnership Contracts.

Risk allocation is at the centre of every PPP transaction, and a deep understanding of the risk allocation arrangements is a precondition to the drafting of every PPP agreement. Search below for guidance on typical risk allocation arrangements between public and private sectors in PPP transactions.

PPP Risk Allocation Tool

As part of its leading practices mandate, the GI Hub developed a set of annotated risk allocation matrices for PPP transactions, across the transport, energy and water and waste sectors. The PPP Risk Allocation Tool should be used to provide additional guidance to countries that wish to develop a programme of bankable PPP transactions.

Global Infrastructure Project Pipeline
Global Infrastructure Project Pipeline
Free global infrastructure project platform connecting public and private sectors.
Global Infrastructure Project Pipeline

The G20 tasked the Global Infrastructure Hub to ensure there is a comprehensive, open-source project pipeline database connected to national and multilateral development bank databases, to help match potential investors with projects.

The Project Pipeline is a free digital platform that allows governments to promote public infrastructure projects to a global investor network.

PPP Contract Management
PPP Contract Management
Practical guidance on successful contract management post financial close.
PPP Contract Management report

A great deal of attention is paid to the preparation, procurement and negotiation processes of PPPs. However, this is only the start of delivering a successful project, and in many ways the most important work begins after financial close, during construction and operations, to ensure that the public is receiving the full benefit of the infrastructure services.

PPP Contract Management tool

The reference tool is informed by an in-depth analysis of 250 PPP projects globally that reached financial close between 2005 and 2015 (inclusive) to understand the core issues that arise during the construction and operations phases of a PPP project. From those projects, 25 projects were selected to develop detailed case

Project Preparation
Project Preparation
A practical guide for governments on processes facilitating early-stage project preparation
Project Preparation Reference Tool

The reference tool will be a useful aid for policy-makers and practitioners in their quest to improve project preparation practices and their capacity for preparing quality infrastructure projects, building upon the G20 Principles for the Infrastructure Project Preparation Phase.

The tool seeks to help address challenges faced by governments in early-stage project preparation through providing guidance and lessons learned in the enabling environment for project preparation; financing project preparation; infrastructure planning and project prioritisation; project feasibility, reviews and approvals; and project communication.

Download the report

This reference tool is intended to provide guidance on early-stage activities within the infrastructure project development cycle, and the enablers required to create a conducive environment to prepare sustainable, bankable and procurement-ready infrastructure projects.

Illustrated by country examples, it reinforces conceptual aspects and approaches covering the formulation of infrastructure plans, project pipeline creation, feasibility evaluation, project reviews and approvals, project marketing and stakeholder communication.

National Infrastructure Banks
National Infrastructure Banks
Guidance Note on National Infrastructure Banks and Similar Financing Facilities
NIBS - Guidance Tool

This Guidance Note is designed to assist governments interested in establishing, or reforming, a NIB or similar financing facility to target government policies and maximise the impact that infrastructure banks can have in delivering quality infrastructure projects, encouraging private investment and providing value for end users.

New Guidance on National Infrastructure Banks

The Guidance Note on National Infrastructure Banks and Similar Financing Facilities was created to assist governments interested in establishing, or reforming, a National Infrastructure Bank or a similar financing facility (NIB) to target government policies and maximise the impact that infrastructure banks can have in:

  • delivering quality infrastructure projects;
  • encouraging private investment; and
  • providing value for end users

Read More

Global Investor Survey Reports
Global Investor Survey Reports
New investor insights on changing infrastructure markets
Investor Survey Report 2019

The third GI Hub and EDHECinfra survey reveals key insights to help policy leaders better understand investor perceptions and challenges.

In 2019, over 300 respondents participated, representing USD10 trillion in assets under management.

InfraCompass
InfraCompass
Explore a country's capability to deliver infrastructure projects.
InfraCompass
Set your infrastructure policies in the right direction

Explore the capability of 56 countries to deliver infrastructure projects, identify priority reforms and pinpoint leading practices across infrastructure governance & institutions, regulatory frameworks, permits, planning, procurement and delivery.

Republic of Korea
Republic of Korea Developed countries
GDP ($US Millions)
1,376,868 1,508,956
GDP per capital ($US)
27,195 36,244
Population (millions)
50.6 37.5
Total Infrastructure investment ($USM last 5 years)
197,236 138,796
Private Infrastructure investment ($USM last 5 years)
5,648 20,012
Infrastructure quality (1-7)
6.0 5.5
Metric Republic of Korea Developed countries
GDP ($US Millions) 1,376,868 1,508,956
GDP per capital ($US) 27,195 36,244
Population (millions) 50.6 37.5
Total Infrastructure investment ($USM last 5 years) 197,236 138,796
Private Infrastructure investment ($USM last 5 years) 5,648 20,012
Infrastructure quality (1-7) 6.0 5.5
Infrastructure Outlook
Infrastructure Outlook
Forecasting infrastructure investment needs and gaps globally.
Infrastructure Outlook
Forecasting infrastructure investment needs and gaps

Outlook forecasts a global infrastructure need of $97 trillion and a projected investment gap of around 16%.

The world's electricity, water, communications, and transport investment needs are outlined by country over the next two decades.

Republic of Korea
1.4 Trillion
Investment current trends
1.4 Trillion
Investment neededv
41 Billion
Investment gap
1.4 Trillion
Investment current trends
1.4 Trillion
Investment neededv
41 Billion
Investment gap
View Investment forecast for Republic of Korea
PPP Risk Allocation
PPP Risk Allocation
A searchable guide on typical risk allocation in PPP transactions
PPP Risk Allocation
Allocating Risks in Public-Private Partnership Contracts.

Risk allocation is at the centre of every PPP transaction, and a deep understanding of the risk allocation arrangements is a precondition to the drafting of every PPP agreement. Search below for guidance on typical risk allocation arrangements between public and private sectors in PPP transactions.

PPP Risk Allocation Tool

As part of its leading practices mandate, the GI Hub developed a set of annotated risk allocation matrices for PPP transactions, across the transport, energy and water and waste sectors. The PPP Risk Allocation Tool should be used to provide additional guidance to countries that wish to develop a programme of bankable PPP transactions.

Global Infrastructure Project Pipeline
Global Infrastructure Project Pipeline
Free global infrastructure project platform connecting public and private sectors.
Global Infrastructure Project Pipeline

The G20 tasked the Global Infrastructure Hub to ensure there is a comprehensive, open-source project pipeline database connected to national and multilateral development bank databases, to help match potential investors with projects.

The Project Pipeline is a free digital platform that allows governments to promote public infrastructure projects to a global investor network.

PPP Contract Management
PPP Contract Management
Practical guidance on successful contract management post financial close.
PPP Contract Management report

A great deal of attention is paid to the preparation, procurement and negotiation processes of PPPs. However, this is only the start of delivering a successful project, and in many ways the most important work begins after financial close, during construction and operations, to ensure that the public is receiving the full benefit of the infrastructure services.

PPP Contract Management tool

The reference tool is informed by an in-depth analysis of 250 PPP projects globally that reached financial close between 2005 and 2015 (inclusive) to understand the core issues that arise during the construction and operations phases of a PPP project. From those projects, 25 projects were selected to develop detailed case

Project Preparation
Project Preparation
A practical guide for governments on processes facilitating early-stage project preparation
Project Preparation Reference Tool

The reference tool will be a useful aid for policy-makers and practitioners in their quest to improve project preparation practices and their capacity for preparing quality infrastructure projects, building upon the G20 Principles for the Infrastructure Project Preparation Phase.

The tool seeks to help address challenges faced by governments in early-stage project preparation through providing guidance and lessons learned in the enabling environment for project preparation; financing project preparation; infrastructure planning and project prioritisation; project feasibility, reviews and approvals; and project communication.

Download the report

This reference tool is intended to provide guidance on early-stage activities within the infrastructure project development cycle, and the enablers required to create a conducive environment to prepare sustainable, bankable and procurement-ready infrastructure projects.

Illustrated by country examples, it reinforces conceptual aspects and approaches covering the formulation of infrastructure plans, project pipeline creation, feasibility evaluation, project reviews and approvals, project marketing and stakeholder communication.

National Infrastructure Banks
National Infrastructure Banks
Guidance Note on National Infrastructure Banks and Similar Financing Facilities
NIBS - Guidance Tool

This Guidance Note is designed to assist governments interested in establishing, or reforming, a NIB or similar financing facility to target government policies and maximise the impact that infrastructure banks can have in delivering quality infrastructure projects, encouraging private investment and providing value for end users.

New Guidance on National Infrastructure Banks

The Guidance Note on National Infrastructure Banks and Similar Financing Facilities was created to assist governments interested in establishing, or reforming, a National Infrastructure Bank or a similar financing facility (NIB) to target government policies and maximise the impact that infrastructure banks can have in:

  • delivering quality infrastructure projects;
  • encouraging private investment; and
  • providing value for end users

Read More