The recently formed consortium by Bollore Ports and PowerChina International Group Ltd has won an international tender to build and operate the future deep-sea port at Akwa Ibom in Nigeria. Their main task will be to develop and operate the port over a period of 50 years, alongside the Nigeria Ports Authority, the Federal Government of Nigeria and the Akwa Ibom State. The Ibom Deep Sea Port (IDSP) will develop the country's existing port capacity and open a new shipping gateway with direct access to Nigeria's East and North-Eastern regions. The project funding will be shared with both the Fed
UN WFP logistics base in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria will be shipping 11,500 tonnes
After two years of construction, the extended Freetown Terminal started its activities in September 2018. With its additional 270-metre-long quay with a water depth of 13 metre, the extended terminal can now accommodate ships of 6,000 TEUs. This work increases the terminal's capacity and will facilitate trade and contribute to the growth of the local economy. Recently, Julius Maada Bio, president of the Republic of Sierra Leone and Cyrille Bollore, CEO of Bollore Transport & Logistics attended the official ceremony celebrating the end of the extension work on Freetown Terminal (concession of
A products calculator is required whenever you require to have a quote of what it will cost you to carry a thing from one area to the other. Products Delivery Calculator can be the application of some series of hands-on mathematical expressions, which is primarily made use of by staffs of shipping companies to create as well as onward a costs suggesting prices of various products solutions to a po
DP World and the government of Rwanda have set up a state-of-the-art logistics hub, located 20 kilometres from Kigali, close to the international airport. The facility is East Africa’s first-ever inland dry port developed by DP World.
Maersk Container Industry (MCI) is planning to launch a new reefer digitalisation service in 2019.

According to the Port of Hamburg, the Sekstant® Global Guidance service will provide reporting data to container operators no matter where the reefers are located in the world.
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The expansion of Port of Walvis Bay is under way, with 85 percent of the work already completed, according to the African Development Bank (AfDB). Construction of the new container terminal is expected to be completed by June 2019.
The Dube TradePort has injected R11.5 billion into the South African economy over the past ten years, creating nearly 100,000 jobs, according to Sihle Zikalala, KwaZulu Natal (KZN) member of the executive council (MEC) for economic development, tourism and environmental affairs.
Indigenous offshore logistics company, Nigerstar7, has deployed a $10 million maritime logistic vessel that would render services to the upstream oil and gas industry, bringing sophistication to the offshore field operations.
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Chinese Guangzhou Port Authority to improve the efficiency of port operations in the African country.