According to a press release issued by the Authorities of the Port of Abidjan, the so-called economic blockade against Ebola countries, including Liberia, has been lifted.
The oceanic blockade recently erected by Ivory Coast against Ebola countries of West Africa has been lifted by the Ivorian authorities in the following press release sent to all shipping lines, brokers and shipping insurance companies:.
Port of Abidjan
This is to inform shipping lines, brokers and shipping insurers that the measures previously announced and which banned ships from Ebola infested countries to dock in Abidjan are hereby lifted.
Therefore, any ship which meets the usual contractual agreement may dock in Abidjan if they wish to do so.
Furthermore, health safety measures to be taken regarding ships coming from the above mentioned countries will be communicated at a later date.
The decision is effective immediately and rescind the previous decision referenced as 0265/DGPAA/DOMS/DS/SS/TFC
E. K. N'gban
Managing Director Of The Port Of Abidjan