Ports of Tema and Takoradi (Ghana)

EENI- School of International Business

Sub-subject: Port of Tema and Port Takoradi (Ghana). Gateway to West Africa


  1. The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA)
  2. Port of Tema
  3. Port of Takoradi
  4. The main features of the ports
  5. The Gateway to West African markets
Sub-subject “Ports of Ghana” is studied...
  1. Doctorate in Business in Africa
  2. Courses (e-learning): West Africa, Transport in Africa
  3. Professional Master's Programs: Sub-Saharan Africa, Frontier Markets, and International Business

Languages of study: English or French Ghana. Summaries in Portuguese Portos Gana Spanish Puertos Ghana

Area of Knowledge: Africa

Sample of the Sub-subject: Port of Tema and Takoradi (Ghana):
Ports of Ghana

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Sub-Subject Description: Port of Tema and Takoradi

Port of Tema (Ghana):

  1. Port of Tema is the largest Ghanaian port
  2. Outstanding Logistics Hub in West Africa
  3. 85% of the foreign trade of Ghana
  4. 12.1 million tonnes annually
  5. Located in the industrial city of Tema (30 kilometres East of Accra)
  6. Inland Clearance Depots (Golden Jubilee Terminal).
  7. Vehicles imported in containers
  8. Deepwater port (9 - 18 metres)
  9. 12 berths
  10. Two jetties
  11. Free zone
  12. New Container Terminals (Project)
  13. New Ro-Ro Terminal (Project)

Port of Takoradi:

  1. Port of Takoradi is the first commercial port of Ghana
  2. 66% of Ghanaian exports/19% of imports
  3. Top export products: Manganese, Bauxite, Forest Products, and Cocoa
  4. 225 kilometres west of Accra
  5. 300 kilometres east of the Port of Abidjan (Ivory Coast)
  6. Gateway to Mali, Niger, and Burkina Faso

Trans-African corridors:

  1. Dakar-Ghana-Lagos corridor

Maritime Transport in Africa - West African ports

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