OMA Benin opened in 2008 and is now one of the leading vessel husbandry agents in the port of Cotonou. OMA Benin is the number one tanker agency operating at the port, and the first ship agency in Benin to be awarded the ISO 9001: 2008 accreditation. 


3, Rue du Gouverneur Fourn
08 BP 799
  • T +229 21 31 52 88 / 99
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We act as liner agents for Hapag-Lloyd and deconsolidation agents for Saco Shipping.  We specialize in tanker agency and offshore logistics support, dry bulk, tramp, navy and cruise vessel agency.

We are licensed to offer customers clearing and trucking services within Benin as well as transit to Niger, Burkina Faso and Chad.

Cotonou port and Benin waters are now safe, thanks to daily patrols by the Benin Navy which own state of the art patrol boats.


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Key EconomicIndicators
Capital Cotonou
Population 10.8m (2015)
GDP $8.3 bn (2015)
Forecast GDP Growth 5.3% (2019)
Exports $1.713 billion (2016 est.)
Export commodities Cotton, cashews, shea butter, textiles, palm products, seafood
Imports $2.591 billion (2016 est.)
Import commodities Foodstuffs, capital goods, petroleum products

[Source World Bank, CIA, Focus Economics]