The German international Shipping and container transportation company; HAPAG -LLOYD calls to Freetown Port for the first time in its 53 years history. With a fleet of over 200 modern container ships, 11.8 million TEU (Twenty-foot Equivalent Units) transported per year, HAPAG-LLOYD is one of the world’s leading liner shipping companies specializing in general container including reefer cargo, dangerous goods, and special cargo projects.
On May 25, 2023, at 9:00 a.m., the vessel OKEE CUNNO with a size of 1700 TEU, LOA 177m, and 28m width arrived at the Freetown port.
The ship routes start from Tanger through Nouakchott, Conakry, Freetown, and Monrovia and will be back to Tanger
Provisional 300 moves allocated to Freetown available to serve Sierra Leone’s import and export market.