Ivory Coast

COVID-19 Global Port Restrictions

All Ports

As on date 1st May; there are confirmed 46,036 COVID 19 cases in Ivory Coast with 286 deaths. There has been an increase of 271 cases in the past 1 week.

  • On March 26, the Ivoirian government extended the Health State of Emergency through June 30 and called for stronger enforcement of protective health measures. Social distancing and reduction in non-essential movements are encouraged. Face masks coverings remain mandatory in public in the greater Abidjan area, including in vehicles.
  • Mass vaccination started on 1 March, initially with 504,000 doses of AstraZeneca’s COVID shield vaccine provided through COVAX.
  • The International Airport has been declared open from 1st July ’20. Air France, Brussels Airlines, Turkish Airlines, ASKY, Corsair, Air Senegal, Tunis Air, Royal Air Morocco, Ethiopian Airlines, Emirates, etc. are presently functioning as per their respective limited schedules. 
  • All travelers departing from, arriving in, and transiting through Félix HouphouetBoignyInternational Airport (FHB) are required, in addition to following all health measures related to COVID-19, a negative COVID-19 test (PCR and/or serology) dated no more than five (5) days before arrival/departure.
  • All international travelers to and from Côte d’Ivoire are required to fill in an Air Travel Declaration Form (Déclarationde Déplacementpar VoieAérienne–DDVA) and pay the fees online at https://deplacement-aerien.gouv.ci.
  • Land and sea borders remain closed for travel. 
  • Abidjan Port is functioning normally. Vessels, if last called any of the infected Ports, are still being inspected for health clearance at anchorage prior to berthing.
  • Crew change has been allowed by Abidjan Port under a defined procedure/approval. At other Port of San Pedro crew changes are still not permitted.
  • Primary and secondary schools, as well as universities, are open. Restaurants, maquis, bars, night clubs, and entertainment venues are open and expected to follow social distancing and hygiene guidelines.

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Ivory Coast

Sulphur 2020 Regulations

Below you will have access to the countries’ insight for local availability, enforcement, implications, and contingencies for Sulphur 2020. Click here to see COVID-19 Port Restrictions.

Ivory Coast Sulphur

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