|Approval Date||14 Dec 2018|
|Signature Date||01 Mar 2019|
|Planned Completion Date||30 Dec 2020|
|Sovereign / Non-Sovereign||Sovereign|
|DAC Sector Code||21040|
The São Tomé and Príncipe government has launched an international public tender for the construction of a deepwater port in Fernão Dias, in the Lobata district, north of São Tomé, under a public-private partnership.
The purpose of the project is the construction of a port that has at least one multipurpose terminal and can initially receive ships of up to 30,000 tons, and should also be able to expanded in the future. The future port, which is expected to be 16 metres deep, aims to transform São Tomé and Príncipe into a platform for providing services to Central and West African countries by serving as a transhipment site for containers and goods from various parts of the world to those countries.
NEPAD Infrastructure Project Preparation Facility
GOUVERNEMNT DE SAO TOME AND PRINCIPE MINISTERE DE ECONOMIE ET DES FINANCES
|Last Update||16 Jan 2020|
|Name||CODO Pamphile Stanislas|