SCAC Shipping  has over a century of experience in ship brokerage.

Our SCAC Shipping expertise

Finding the best fit shipping solutions for customer needs

Negotiating  voyage charter or time charter contracts between ship owners and charterers 

Monitoring contracts on an operational level

Conventional stevedoring

Africa Global Logistics offers conventional stevedoring services in Africa  for all types of cargo: bagged, bulk, RoRo, heavy lift, containers and more. 

The constant pressure to improve port productivity in this international market drives our investment in state-of-the art equipment and regular staff training on compliance with the safety standards and best practices required by these types of cargo in line with strict environmental standards.

Optimum operations planning and continuous improvement of our facilities and workflows allow us to constantly expand our offer of conventional stevedoring services.

Our conventional stevedoring expertise

Cranage and ship loading/unloading services

Containers, bags/sacks, bulk, heavy lift, out-of-gauge cargo

10 million tonnes of general cargo handled each year

Services related to container stuffing, bagging, stock picking and delivery, depending on the type of cargo handled

Our conventional stevedoring network

Carte des points de courtage d'affrètement d'AGL en Afrique Carte des points de courtage d'affrètement d'AGL en Afrique
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    Port of Nouakchott, Mauritania

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    Port of Dakar, Senegal

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    Port of Conakry, Guinea

  • 4

    Port of Freetown, Sierra Leone

  • 5

    Port of Monrovia, Liberia

  • 6

    Port of San Pedro, Ivory Coast

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    Port of Abidjan, Ivory Coast

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    Port of Douala, Cameroon

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    Port of Libreville, Gabon

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    Port of Port-Gentil, Gabon

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    Port of Pointe-Noire, Brazzaville, Congo

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    Port of Moroni, Comoros


Africa Global Logistics has the expertise and equipment to maintain, repair and refurbish vessels at our specialist shipyards. We also offer specialist services for oil tankers, LNG carriers and fishing vessels.

We operate two shipyards; one through West Africa’s leading ship repairer, CARENA, based at the Port of Abidjan in Ivory Coast, and the other through DPS, based at Port-Gentil in Gabon. 

These shipyards offer specialist services such as maintenance, overhaul of rescue equipment, fairing-painting, electrics, piping, industrial cleaning, on-board mechanics and electromechanics, boilermaking, carpentry, etc. for oil tankers, LNG carriers and fishing vessels, as well as ship supplies. 

Chantier naval Cape Limboh, bateau obscur Afrique

Ivory Coast – CARENA

Established in 1953, CARENA is the leading shipyard in West Africa. It offers a hoisting capability for vessels up to 172 m.


  • Handling and lifting: 6 tower cranes (12 to 16 tonnes), 2 floating cranes (10 and 20 tonnes), 11 service decks, 4 aerial work platforms (250 kg), 8 forklift trucks (5 to 11 tonnes)
  • Hoisting: 1 floating dock with a 10,800 tonne capacity, 1 floating dock with a 10,000 tonne capacity, 1 floating dock with a 2,000 tonne capacity, 1 x 300 tonne slipway, 1 x 80 tonne slipway
  • Dock: 5 m draught, 400 m available quay length
Chantier naval Carena Côte d'IVoire Afrique

Gabon – DPS 

Established in 2005 and based at Port-Gentil in Gabon, DPS specialises in shipbuilding and repair for oil and gas companies. It has four production units. 


  • Hoisting: 1 floating dock with a 900 tonne capacity and 3 m draught
  • Dockside repairs: 600 m long quay, 5.5 m draught

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