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CMA CGM signs Nigeria port deal

[ April 16, 2018   //   ]

CMA CGM has signed a Memorandum of Agreement to operate the container terminal at Lekki Port, described as Nigeria’s first deep-sea port. The development’s promoters, Lekki Port LFTZ Enterprise (LPLE), plan to complete the two-berth port in 2020. The terminal will have a draft of 16 metres, a 1,200m quay, 13 quay cranes and a capacity of 2.5 million teu a year. It will be able to handle ships of up to 14,000teu.