Authority:  The Directorate of Merchant Marine/Direction de la Marine Marchande

BP 1234
Zone Portuaire
Rue 441
Plan H3 
Page 172

Telephone:  +229 21 31 38 45



MRCC:  MRCC of Cotonou (Sub-regional MRCC)
Coordinates:  6.349999905, 2.433330059
Place Cotonou
Telephone: 229 21-314033

Main Contacts

Main Contacts Details

Name:  Metonwaho Y.T. FABRICE
Organisation:  Directorate of Merchant Marine
Telephone: +22997481669


Name:  Goussanou Bernard DJESSOUGNON
Benin Navy Forces / Operation Department
Telephone: +22997602670

About Benin

About Benin

Benin (US: /bɪˈnn, -ˈnɪn/ bǝ-NEEN or -NIN; UK: /bɛˈnn/ beh-NEEN; French: Bénin pronounced [benɛ̃]), officially the Republic of Benin (French: République du Bénin) and formerly Dahomey, is a country in West Africa. It is bordered by Togo to the west, Nigeria to the east, and Burkina Faso and Niger to the north. The majority of its population lives on the small southern coastline of the Bight of Benin, part of the Gulf of Guinea in the northernmost tropical portion of the Atlantic Ocean.[7] The capital of Benin is Porto-Novo, but the seat of government is in Cotonou, the country's largest city and economic capital. Benin covers an area of 114,763 square kilometers[1] and its population in 2016 was estimated to be approximately 10.87 million[2]. Benin is a tropical nation, highly dependent on agriculture, with substantial employment and income arising from subsistence farming.[8]

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