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Cotonou (BJCOO), Cotonou, Benin

Cotonou

Cotonou (BJCOO), Cotonou, Benin
ADDRESS
Autonomous Port of Cotonou Cotonou - Boulevard of the Marina Litoral - BP 927 - Cotonou
EMAIL
Text Link
contact@pac.bj
FAX
CORPORATE OFFICE
ANNUAL CARGO TONNAGE
12 million
ANNUAL CONTAINER VOLUME
950,000 TEUs

Requirements to ship to the ports

The import of guns, ammunition, narcotics (except those accepted for medical use), and materials that may endanger the environment are prohibited.

To import your goods into Benin, the country requires that you purchase trade insurance from a local company. Trade insurance will compensate you for covered losses of your goods while they’re being shipped or stored.

Cargo owner is accountable for the charges of the destruction of any 'infected' cargo and all related costs, transport, surestaries, port storage, etc.

About the port

In Cotonou, the port area is mapped into several distinct areas. These areas are managed rationally and efficiently. Concession contracts are granted to private operators interfering in the supply chain who express the need. In addition to these,