Ghana-based IBISTEK has secured a concession from the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) to develop and operate a new container terminal at the Port of Takoradi.
The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) has awarded a US$370million 25-year concession for the development of the Port of Takoradi container and multi-purpose terminal.
The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) is to harmonise billing procedures at the port by deploying an electronic interface as part of measures to eliminate delays in processing payments at its revenue mobilisation centre
Shippers have begun talks with the security agencies to remove the numerous check points along the country’s transit corridor. This follows a recent survey along Ghana’s transit corridor which identified about 40 police and customs check points with a minimum delay of 20 minutes coupled with unauthorised fees and charges of at least GH¢400 per trip from Tema to the Paga border.
Borderless Alliance in collaboration with the Ghana Shippers Authority has held a stakeholders forum on the opportunities and challenges of unlocking the ECOWAS Market.