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Many of Colombia’s international airports are receiving upgrades to address the increase air traffic. The El Dorado International Airport in Bogota has been undergoing expansion and modernization. It will be ready in 2017.
The is a $545 million dollar private investment to reduce congestion in Bogota. Infrastructure improvement projects include a viaduct, underpass, pedestrian bridges, tunnels, intersections and more.
Many Colombian ports are undergoing large expansions as Colombia is a strategic location due to its access to the Caribbean and the Pacific. There is also an anticipated growth in cargo because of the Panama Canal expansion. The port of Bolivar expansion will cost $1.2 billion which will also include the expansion of a nearby coal mine.
Public Transportation Subway
Bogota is planning to develop a Metro line that will cost USD $7.5 billion. The line will be able to transport up to 50,000 people per hour and 1 million people each day. It will be ready by 2021.
Colombia’s infrastructure is lacking. As a result, the government has created many ambitious goals such as the development of double-lane highways, port expansions, railways and airport upgrades.