Corporate News

NileDutch, headquartered in Rotterdam (NL), is pleased to announce the introduction of an additional port call - Tema - to its Europe to West Africa service (WEWA). The port of Tema - Ghana will be offered on a fortnightly basis with competitive transit times to Abidjan, Algeciras, Antwerp, Le Havre and Lisbon.  The first port call will be performed by the mv Barry giving eta ...

Please be informed that the official level of the Terminal Handling Charges (THC) in Abidjan has been reduced. As such, NileDutch will apply the following levels, effective as of the 11th of October 2016. THC ABIDJANEUR 82,- / 20’ UNITEUR 123,- / 40’ UNIT For any further information please feel free to contact your local NileDutch representative office. ...

Far East to West Africa service NileDutch wishes to announce a General Rate Increase (GRI) on our services from the Far East to West Africa. Our general tariff will be increased with effect from the 1st of November 2016(B/L date) with following quantum: USD 500 per TEU The rate increase is necessary to continue to operate our services with the high quality level and re ...

  TERMINAL HANDLING CHARGES (THC) IN PORTUGAL Please be informed that NileDutch adjusted the THC in Lisbon and Leixoes to the following levels, for all shipments loaded on the Carlotta Star 11168 (ETA Lisbon: 17th of October) and consecutive sailings. Lisbon / Leixoes    Eur 180,- / 20 DV unit                                Eur 180,- / 40 HC unit                     ...

Our West Europe to West Africa service (WEWA) will be upgraded with a port call to Douala every two weeks. This will provide our customers with a quicker link to this important port. Douala will now benefit from direct connections to Abidjan, Tangier, Le Havre, Antwerp and Lisbon. The improved WEWA service will also serve as a feeder for cargo to South America, South Af ...

INTRODUCTION OF THE ADDITIONAL NAVIGATION FEE IN DRC Following the Democratic Republique of Congo’s interministerial decree of March 9, 2015, NileDutch wishes to announce the introduction of the Additional Navigation Fee for Boma and Matadi. As from June 1st, 2016, the fee will be collected from the consignee for all goods, based on the following rates: 1. Container: E ...

MANDATORY WEIGHING OF PACKED CONTAINERS In order to avoid safety problems at sea and ashore arising from container shipments that have incorrect weight declarations, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) adopted new regulations regarding the mandatory container gross weight verification also called the “Verified Gross Mass” (VGM) of the container. This new regulation ...

Today, NileDutch, the West Africa specialist container line, announced the acquisition of the Europe to West Africa services and operations from Safmarine MPV, an independently run multi-purpose vessel business owned by Maersk Line. The acquisition complements and expands the service offering of NileDutch to customers of containerized, oil & gas, project and conventional c ...

Starting in March, NileDutch, the container carrier specialised in connections to and from West Africa, will upgrade its services from Europe to West Africa by operating two loops. Port rotation - WEWAThe existing West Europe – West Africa Service, known as WEWA, will be upgraded to weekly sailings and will start on March 9, with the following port rotation: Antwerp - Le Havre ...

Created by NileDutchers for customers, stakeholders and fellow NileDutchers, The Africa Connection is (y)our magazine. In this issue of The Africa Connection you will find many articles about people, both customers and NileDutchers. After all, it is the people who make our company. Containing NileDutch stories, customer points of view, articles from guest authors and Nil ...

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