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Port of Dakar (Senegal)

Syllabus of the Sub-subject: Autonomous Port of Dakar. Access to Mali.

  1. The Autonomous Port of Dakar (Senegal)
  2. Main features of the Port of Dakar
  3. Areas of the Port of Dakar
  4. Access to the Malian Market
The Sub-subject “Port of Dakar (Senegal)” is part of the following programs:
  1. Masters (e-learning): International Business, Africa
  2. Doctorates: Africa, Islamic Countries
  3. Courses: Transport in Africa, West Africa
  4. Bachelor's Degree in Inter-African Business

Languages of study English or French Port de Dakar. Summaries in Portuguese Porto de Dakar Spanish Puerto de Dakar

Area of Knowledge: Africa

Sample of the Sub-subject: Port of Dakar (Senegal)
Port of Dakar (Senegal)

Opening of the Hispano-African University of International Business

Hispano-African University of International Business

We Trust in Africa

Description of the Sub-Subject: Port of Dakar (Senegal).

Autonomous Port of Dakar (Senegal).

  1. Excellent location: six days to Europe/seven days to America
  2. Deepwater (10-13 metres)
  3. Top exports: petroleum, bulk, dry, and refrigerated containers
  4. Managed by the Dakar Port Authority
  5. Modernisation of the Container Terminal: Dubai Port World
  6. Logistics Platform in the Port of Dakar
  7. Access to the Malian market (Senegalese Warehouses in Mali)
  8. Railway Dakar-Bamako

Southern Zone of the Port of Dakar:

  1. Three Piers
  2. General Cargo
  3. Container traffic
  4. Three Ro-Ro terminals
  5. 12 general terminals

Northern Zone of the Port of Dakar

  1. Four piers
  2. Solid and liquid bulk
  3. 20 berths
  4. Container Terminal
  5. Annual traffic: 300,000 TEU (twenty-foot equivalent unit)
  6. Fruit Terminal (project)
  7. Programme of the « Port of the Future »

Main cities near the Port of Dakar:

  1. Senegal: Dakar, Thiès, Kaolak, Ziguinchor, Kolda, Kédouogu, Tambacounda, Touba, Saint-Louis, and Ballou
  2. Mali: Kayes, Sandare, and Bamako
  3. The Gambia: Banjul
  4. Guinea-Bissau: Bissau and Farin
  5. Mauritania: Nouakchott

Trans-African Highways (Transport corridors):

  1. Corridor Cairo-Dakar
  2. Trans-Sahelian Highway (Dakar-N’Djamena Corridor)
  3. Dakar-Lagos corridor

Maritime Transport in Africa West African Ports



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