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On 29 October 2018, NileDutch was proud to receive a delegation led by the Angolan Minister of Transport, Mr Ricardo Viegas D’Abreu. The Minister was met by Mr Wim van Aalst, the CEO of NileDutch, and the board of directors. This visit was part of a four-day mission to the Netherlands that saw particular attention paid to shipping, ocean and port activities, amongst others. An ...

CyberLogitec, the IT solution provider to the maritime & logistic industry, has been awarded the contract to replace NileDutch’s existing business operating system with ALLEGRO, the advanced Liner Management Solution. The contract was officially signed in mid-June 2018, and is set to commence from Q3 2018. Mark Kraaijenbrink, Director ICT of NileDutch, said ‘As we continuo ...

CUSTOMER ADVISORY CHANGES TO IVORY COAST IMPORT REGULATIONS Dear Customer, We would like to inform you, that the Government of the Republic Ivory Coast has announced and introduced a Verification of Conformity program for all goods imported in Ivory Coast with a FOB value superior or equal to 1 million of Francs CFA (approximatively EUR 1.500,00). A transition period had be ...

CHANGES IN IMPORT REGULATIONS IVORY COAST AGE LIMITS - USED VEHICLES Dear Customer, As per decree n°2017-792 of the Republic of Ivory Coast, dated 06-DEC-2017 the age of used vehicles allowed to be imported in Ivory Coast has been limited as follows: 5 years for cars (tourism vehicles) 5 years for Taxi 7 years for Minibus (from 9 to 34 seats) 7 years for Trucks up to 5 ...

NileDutch wishes to announce a General Rate Increase (GRI) on our services from Asia to West Africa. Our general tariff will increase with effect from the 1st of September 2017 (B/L date) with following quantum per region:

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) hereby informs importers that the Cargo Tracking Note (CTN) System will be implemented as from 1st July 2018. There will be a soft implementation period of two (2) months with flexibility on compliance. That complete compliance should be effective 1st September 2018. (Bill of Lading Date). As from this date vessels will not load containers wi ...

NileDutch, the container and breakbulk specialist to West Africa, wishes to announce a change of representation in the USA. As from May 2018 NileDutch America will be represented by Turkon America Inc. The regular and reliable service offered by NileDutch connecting the East Coast of the USA to West Africa, Europe and East Mediterranean remains unchanged. The first vessel op ...

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 ...

NileDutch, headquartered in Rotterdam (NL), is pleased to announce the introduction of an additional port call - Nouakchott – Mauritania to its Europe to West Africa MPV service. The port of Nouakchott - Mauritania will be offered on a fortnightly basis with competitive transit times from Antwerp, Rouen, Le Havre, Leixoes, Lisbon. The first port call will be performed by the ...

In order to streamline our empty container flows and increase efficiency, NileDutch has started working with Transmetrics of Bulgaria, a tech startup that provides predictive logistics solutions. Transmetrics already has extensive experience in demand forecasting and predictive optimisation for the cargo transport industry, and as a result of this collaboration with NileDutch ...

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