Multinational - Studies and Public-Private Partnership Structuring for the construction of São Tomé Deep Sea Transshipment Port


Project Summary

Approval Date 14 Dec 2018
Signature Date 01 Mar 2019
Planned Completion Date 30 Dec 2020
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Transport
DAC Sector Code 21040
Commitment U.A 1,440,662.7
Status Implementation

Project General Description

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.

Project Objectives

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.

Participating Organization

Funding
NEPAD Infrastructure Project Preparation Facility
Implementing
GOUVERNEMNT DE SAO TOME AND PRINCIPE MINISTERE DE ECONOMIE ET DES FINANCES

Information

IATI identifier 46002-P-Z1-DD0-022
Last Update 16 Jan 2020

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Contact Details

Name CODO Pamphile Stanislas
Email p.codo@afdb.org

Geographic Location

Country Multinational