East African ports

EENI- School of International Business

Subject (Course): Ports in East Africa: Mombasa, Maputo, Dar Es Salaam.

  1. The largest Ports in the East African region
  2. Djibouti: Port of Djibouti
  3. Egypt: Port Said and Port of Alexandria. Suez Canal
  4. Kenya: Port of Mombasa - the largest port in the region
  5. Madagascar: Ports of Madagascar (Toamasina)
  6. Mozambique: Ports of Beira, Nacala, and Maputo
  7. Sudan: Port Sudan
  8. Tanzania: Port of Dar Es Salaam
  9. Mauritius Freeport

The objectives of the subject “East African ports” are:

  1. To know the largest ports in East Africa
  2. To analyse the main features of East African ports
Subject “Ports in East Africa” is studied…
  1. Masters (e-learning): International Business (MIB), Africa
  2. Professional Doctorate in Business in Africa
  3. Courses: Transport and Logistics in Africa, East Africa

Languages of study: En or Fr Afrique Est. Summaries in Pt Portos Africa Leste Es Puertos Africa Oriental.

  1. Credits of the subject “East African ports”: 1 ECTS/0.5 AC Credits
  2. Duration: one week

Sample of the subject - Ports in East Africa:
Port of Maputo

We Trust in Africa

Port of Mombasa

Subject Description: East African ports

Estimations of distances and times between (in nautical miles - Nm):

From Port of Mombasa to
Port of Maputo (Mozambique)
Port of Djibouti
Port of Sudan
Port of Dar Es Salaam (Tanzania)
Port of Toamasina (Tamatave) (Madagascar)
Port Said (Egypt)
Port of Casablanca (Morocco)
Port of Dakar (Senegal)
Port of Abidjan (Ivory Coast)
Port of Lagos (Apapa) (Nigeria)
Port of Luanda (Angola)
Port of Durban (South Africa)
Port of Santos (Brazil)
Port of Rotterdam (Netherlands)
Port of Shanghai (China)
Distance
1,683
1,807
2,464
223
1,349
3,222
5,688
7,232
5,943
5,691
4,425
1,945
6,782
7,120
6,981
Estimated time (Days)
7
7.5
10.3
0.9
5.6
13.4
23.7
30.1
24.8
23.7
18.4
8.1
28.3
29.7
29.1

Trans-African Highways related to East African countries:

  1. Northern Corridor (Kenya, Uganda. Access to South Sudan and Tanzania)
  2. N’Djamena-Djibouti Corridor (Sudan, Ethiopia, and Djibouti)
  3. Cairo-Gaborone Corridor (Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya, and Tanzania)
  4. Beira-Lobito Corridor (Mozambique)
  5. Lagos-Mombasa Corridor (Uganda and Kenya)
  6. North-South Corridor (Malawi, Mozambique, and Tanzania)
  7. Central Corridor (Tanzania and Uganda)

The East African region consists of…

  1. Countries with Sea access of East Africa: Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Kenya, Mozambique, Somalia, Sudan, and Tanzania.
  2. Landlocked countries of East Africa: Ethiopia, Malawi, South Sudan, and Uganda.
  3. Island countries: the Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius, and Seychelles.

East African Economic Area of the African Civilisation.

See also: Central African ports (Burundi, Rwanda).

Integration and regional institutions in the East African region:
East Africa Integration

  1. East African Community
  2. Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD)
  3. Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa
  4. COMESA-EAC-SADC Tripartite Agreement
  5. Economic Community of the Great Lakes Region
  6. Indian Ocean Commission
  7. International Conference on the Great Lakes Region
  8. Nile Basin Initiative

Samples

Port of Dar Es Salaam

Port of Djibouti

Mauritius Freeport

Port Sudan

Ports of Madagascar

Port of Maputo

Maritime Transport in Africa



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