Auxiliary Services


The Port of Takoradi in partnership with the Ghana Oil Company (GOIL) provides 24/7 marine gas oil bunkering service to vessels in the Port. The GOIL Tank Farm has a total capacity of 13.5 million litres with fuel pipes connected along the main key.

Freshwater Supply

A key requirement of any offshore logistics support base is a 24/7 offering of berthing, drill water, waste management and stock yard for pipes.

Viking Offshore has installed a desalination plant with the capacity of providing 1020mt of freshwater a day, supported by Halliburton with the supply of barite, liquid mud and cement, as the base component for use at the oil fields.

Port of Takoradi - Fact Check

  • The premiere Commercial Port in Ghana
  • ISPS compliant since 2004
  • Safest port in the sub region
  • ISO certified (9001:2015, 14001:2015, 45001:2018, and 27001: 2018)
  • Handled 38% of national seaborne Traffic in 2019
  • Handled 17% of national seaborne imports in 2019
  • Handled 75% of national seaborne exports in 2019
  • 2-day documentation, clearance and delivery procedure
  • Fastest ship turnaround time
  • Favorite cruise destination due to the abundance of tourist attractions in the Western and Central regions of Ghana
  • Jubilee and TEN oil/ gas exploration and production field near the port
  • Safe haven for oil supply vessels in the West-African Sub region
  • Has a modern ship repair facility (slipway & dry-dock)
  • The shortest route to the landlocked countries of Burkina Faso, Niger and Mali
  • Currently undergoing expansion to accommodate larger vessels to improve port operations

Major import commodities handled:

  • Clinker
  • Wheat
  • Quicklime
  • Major export commodities handled
  • Cocoa (bulk & bagged)
  • Quicklime
  • Manganese
  • Bauxite

Ship Chandlery Services

Stores to vessels are provided by competitive ship chandlers. Major ship chandlers operating in the Port include:

Fianoo Ship Chandling Limited
For further details, please contact:

Adonai Shipping Limited
For further details, please contact:
+233544613979/ (0)277446860

A&J Shipping Service Limited


Dream Build Enterprise
For further details, please contact:

Joy Oilfields Services Limited
For further details, please contact: