Ibom Deep Sea Port


Strategically located to serve West and Central African Region, JDZ Sao Tome, Equatorial Guinea, Cameroun, Angola, Gabon, Congo, Congo DRC, Chad etc

The Ibom Deep Seaport will occupy 2,565Ha of land area of the 14,517Ha available for the industrial city project. The approximate location of the project site scaled from the British Admiralty Chart No. 1387 are Latitude 04 32’ 35” N: Longitude 080 14’ 07” E. and UTM coordinates 415168 m E; 502,199 m N (UTM Zone 32N).” as 2nd para.

Key factors:

  • Greenfield port project

  • Deep water access (18m in the channel, allowing >15m+ vessels in the port)

  • 5,129 hectares for port development

  • Port is part of the 14,400 hectare Ibom Industrial City

  • Proximity to major shipping routes

  • Operations protected from waves, currents and winds

  • Combined deep sea port and FTZ development in Akwa Ibom State

  • Short distance to destination markets to minimize
    feeder transit and costs

  • Large gateway market size to attract direct vessel

  • Sizeable transshipment cargo hinterlands for feeder
    shipping network connection

IDSP is well positioned to offer a value proposition superior to other ports in the region. No port in the West African region has yet to be established as a major transshipment hub.



Ibom Deep Sea Port




Contact Us

Mfon Ekong Usoro, Chairperson
Akwa Ibom State Technical Committee for the Realization of Ibom Industrial City (TC IIC)
25 Esuene Street, off Olusegun Obasanjo Way,
Uyo,  Akwa Ibom State
Email:     mfon@idsp.ak.gov.ng


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