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Ports of Tema and Takoradi (Ghana)

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

  1. Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA)
  2. Port of Tema
  3. Port of Takoradi
  4. Main features of the ports
  5. Gateway to the West African Markets
The Sub-subject “Ports of Ghana” is part of the following programs:
  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, International Business
  4. Bachelor's Degree in Inter-African Business

Recommendations for the Ghanaian Students.

Languages of study English or French Ports de Ghana. Summaries in Portuguese Portos do Gana Spanish Puertos de Ghana

Area of Knowledge: Africa

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

Opening of the Hispano-African University of International Business

Hispano-African University of International Business

We Trust in Africa

Description of the Sub-Subject: Ports of Tema and Takoradi

Port of Tema (Ghana):

  1. The 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. The 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 corridor: Dakar-Ghana-Lagos corridor

Maritime Transport in Africa - West African Ports



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