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The most efficient gateway to Nigeria

The West Africa Container Terminal (WACT) is located in Onne port, part of the Onne Oil and Gas Free Zone and has an annual capacity of 360,000 TEU. Our vision is to make WACT the best performing terminal in west Africa by providing safe, reliable, and cost-effective services to our customers.

Accelerate your growth in an emerging market …

Serving as a one-stop-shop for all your connections into East and Central Nigeria we offer products and solutions that are designed to meet and exceed importers’ requirements. Making your Nigerian customers happy has never been so easy. Our terminal gets your cargo on the road to your Nigerian customers with maximum ease and speed – our terminal has no waiting time for vessels, a rapidly reducing truck turnaround time and – as true accelerator – fast physical customs examinations. 

A fixed day and time for arrival of vessels (berthing window), a proactive and responsive team of experts that truly cares about what’s in the box and access to real-time data, enable you to better control, synchronize and elevate your supply chain in Nigeria.

Equipment & Facilities


✔ Mobile Harbour Cranes: 5
✔ Empty Handlers: 6
 Reach Stackers: 7
✔ Terminal Trucks: 37
✔ Rubber-Tyred Gantries: 20
✔ Berth length: 570m
Max depth: 11.3m
✔ Reefer plugs: 600
✔ Yard Area: 25 hectares
✔ TEUs capacity: 361,000
Gate operations: 24/7
✔ Employees: 368 direct/678 contracted (March 2024)

Increased speed and reliability for your cargo's journey

….making your cargo’s journey easier than ever.


100% owned by APM Terminals, we were the first green-field terminal in Nigeria. Operations commenced in 2007, just two years after signing a concession agreement in 2005. We serve a wide range of landside customers (Consignee & agents), the Nigerian Customs Service, the Nigerian Port Authority, other government agencies major shipping lines.

The speed of delivery is commendable and understanding by your staff to deal with difficulties is appreciated
Godwin Chukwuma, Logistics Manager, Q&B Freighters