Port of Douala (Cameroon)

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Syllabus of the Subject: Autonomous Port of Douala (Cameroon). Access to the Central African Republic and Chad.

  1. The Autonomous Port of Douala (Cameroon)
  2. Main features of the Port of Douala
  3. Access to Chad and the Central African Republic
The Subject (e-learning) “Port of Douala (Cameroon)” is part of the following Higher Education Programs taught by EENI (Business School) and the Hispano-African University of International Business:
  1. Masters (e-learning): International Business, Africa
  2. Doctorate in Business in Africa
  3. Courses: Transport in Africa, Central Africa
  4. Bachelor's Degree in Inter-African Business

African Ports, EENI (Business School) and HA University

Languages of study Higher Education in English or Post-secondary Education in French Port de Douala. Summaries in Study in Portuguese Porto de Douala Tertiary Education in Spanish Puerto de Douala

Sample of the Subject: Port of Douala
Port of Douala (Cameroon)

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Description of the Subject (Higher Education, e-learning): Autonomous Port of Douala (Cameroon).

  1. The Port of Douala is the largest port in Cameroon (Central Africa)
  2. 95% of the Cameroonian foreign trade
  3. The Port of Douala is a gateway for two landlocked Central African countries: the Central African Republic and the Republic of Chad (1060 kilometres)
  4. The Port of Douala is the main foreign trade port of the Central African Republic
  5. Main cities near the Port of Douala:
    1. Cameroon: Douala, Edéa, Kribi, Yaoundé, Ebolowa, Kumba, Nkongsamba, Bafoussam, Mbouda, Bamenda, Ngaoundéré, Bertoua, Garoua, and Maroua
    2. The Central African Republic: Berberati, Bangui, Bossangoa, and Damra
    3. Chad: N'Djamena, Ati, Mongo, Soba, Sah, Abeche and Adré
  6. The Lagos-Mombasa Corridor is the main international trade route for the Central African Republic
  7. The Port of Douala is located at the centre of the Gulf of Guinea (Atlantic Coast)
  8. Estuary port
  9. Access channel (50 kilometres)
  10. Eleven areas of operation
  11. Port of General Cargo
  12. Container Terminal
  13. Specialised terminals of the Port of Douala: Wood, fruits (bananas, cereals, and pineapples), mineral, Petrol, and fishing
  14. Main body: Port Authority of Douala
  15. Bolloré Africa Logistics has the 15-year concession for the Container Terminal at the Port of Douala
  16. Projects of modernisation

The Port of Douala belongs to the Central African Economic Area (African Civilisation).

African Transport Corridors related to the Port of Douala:

  1. Tripoli-Cameroon-Windhoek Corridor
  2. Trans-Sahelian Highway
  3. Lagos-Cameroon-Mombasa corridor

Regional Economic Communities:

  1. Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa (CEMAC)
  2. Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS)

Maritime Transport in Africa - Central African Ports

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