The Port of Abidjan is the most important port in West Africa and the second most important in Africa after the Port of Durban. Approximately 70% of the external trade of landlocked countries of Africa such as Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger, Chad, and Guinea also passes through the port.
Shipping line CMA-CGM offers a number of sailing schedules out of the Port of Abidjan, with sailing times to Asia taking approximately 20-25 days. Details can be found by visiting: https://www.cma-cgm.com/ebusiness/schedules
Shipping Line Hapag-Lloyd offers sailings to Europe and the United States. Sailing times to the east coast of the United States take approximately 27 days, with sailing to mainland Europe taking approximately 11-18 days. Details can be found by visiting: https://www.hapag-lloyd.com/en/home.html
Mediterranean Shipping Company also offers a regular sailing schedule from the Port of Abidjan. Details can be found by visiting: https://www.msc.com/search-schedules
Maersk also offers sailing from the Port of Abidjan. Details can be found by visiting: https://www.maersk.com/schedules/pointToPoint