Market Study for Containerized Freight Traffic and Analysis of the Competitiveness of Existing Ports across Nigeria
AP Moller Terminals Group
CPCS was engaged by the global container terminal operator, APM Terminals to carry out an assessment of the market for container traffic in Nigeria. The study was to support a proposal by APM Terminals to develop a greenfield deep sea port in Badagry. The deep sea port is intended to accommodate a 1.5 million TEU container terminal as well as some other general cargo and bulk terminals.
The study was required to carry out a detailed assessment of the container freight market in Nigeria, compiling current and historic statistics on containerized freight movement in Nigeria, determining origin and destination pairs, modal choice for the movement of freight between different O&D pairs.