ACT Shipping is a medium sized company of which the majority belongs to Mister Abderrahmane Ould Chouaib its founder, a very well known business man and ex chief of customs, as well as over 35 year experience in all logistical fields in most businesses in Mauritania.
ACT Shipping is a Mauritanian company with Mauritanian shareholders and funds, the company capital is of: 500 000 000 MRO (five hundred million Mauritanian Ouguiya) which is approximately 2 000 000 USD (tow million United States Dollars).
The company is one of the few ones that are up to date in the matters of taxes and licenses as well as agreements and as per the local legislation licenses remain valid until revoked by the local authorities which we have been dealing with now for close to forty years.
ACT Shipping stands for Aconnage Consignation Transit, and the company is involved in all port activities and offers various services related to maritime business and land transportation.
ACT Shipping can be present worldwide via its strategic well established partners worldwide.
ACT Shipping operates in selected shipping segments where close customer interaction and tailor-made solutions can create value added for all parties. ACT Shipping is the Mauritanian largest operator of bulk carriers, and the clear market leader in larger industrial equipment as well as being the first Mauritanian company in providing logistics services to the oil and mining industry.
ACT Shipping is a member of most shipping organizations relevant to its field of activities such as BIMCO.
Over the last years, the ordering of the latest technology in our field has made ACT Shipping a leading player in the local market, thus allowing ACT Shipping to be one the few local companies able to work around the clock seven days a week with various shifts for regular personnel (26 nationwide including one French expatriate expert) while maintaining the usual office working hours in Mauritania (from 9 AM to 5 PM GMT).
We provide support to trade and industry in the global exchange of goods - in land operations, in worldwide air and sea freight, and in all the associated logistics services.
As a company specializing in land transport on road and rail within Mauritania, our network of regularly scheduled routes connects the principal economic regions in over thirty Mauritanian cities.
We are just as qualified in providing solutions for air and sea freight and associated logistics services on a global scale.
Our integrated logistics centers located at the hubs of the regional flow of goods create an effective link between all carriers allowing us to offer a broad range of added-value services.
Our experts provide complete solutions tailor-made for the requirements of the local industry today and tomorrow.
International teams of specialists integrate the Group's individual service modules to create complex added-value chains that ensure a reliable flow of materials and information - in both the old and the new economies.
ACT Shipping provides its customers with all the main services from a single source - a business principle that has proved its worth ever since the company was founded.
Furthermore, ACT Shipping is a specialized player in the market for large dry bulk carriers.