Namport, operating as the National Port Authority in Namibia since
1994, manages both the Port of Walvis Bay and the Port of Lüderitz
The Port of Walvis Bay is situated at the west Coast of Africa and provides
an easier and much faster transit route between Southern Africa, Europe
and the Americas.
The Port of Lüderitz, located to the Southern Coast of Namibia caters
for Southern Namibia as well as providing access to markets in the Northern
Cape of South Africa.
Namibian Ports Authority also manages a Syncrolift (dry dock facility)
with vessels up to 2000 tonnes that can be lifted for repairs.
Namport operates 2 floating docks with lifting capacity of 8000 tonnes each.
Namport’s key roles are to: