Overview & History

Apapa Bulk Terminal Limited (ABTL) was incorporated in May 2005, as a wholly owned subsidiary company of Flour Mills of Nigeria PLC (FMN). But since 1962 FMN has been operating in Nigerian Seaport, and Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has always accorded FMN priority berthing of berths 1 to 5 due to high volume of bulk cargo calling at Apapa Port.

Apapa Bulk Terminal Limited provides a spectrum of facilities such as open and closed storage, ship repair facilities, cargo handling and consolidation, equipment rentals and lease, bonded warehousing as well as multi-modal cargo distribution and delivery, thereby adding tremendous value to the logistics chain and meeting the expectation of all stakeholders.


Our Vision
To lead in the provision of specialized bulk terminal services in Nigeria.
Our Mission
To be a trusted partner in the delivery of competitive port services, helping to grow our stakeholders, our company and its people.

ABTL Principles
Our Core Values - PIILOT


The accomplishment of a given task within agreed behavioural code measured against per-set standards of accuracy and completeness.


Strict adherence to our moral core, reflected in transparent honesty and complete harmony in what we think, say and do.


The ability to see the big picture and the power or capability to get ahead of the pack with enterprise and determination.


The ability to articulate clearly a vision, provide guidance to inspire followership and influence our people to optimize their potential and achieve set goals.


The disposition to take personal care of the business in every dimension and accord same care in all stakeholder interaction.


The ability to drive synergy through working collaboratively with our people

What we offer
Our Terminal Services

We offer storage for Dry Bulk, Liquid Bulk, warehousing & Logistics support on a 24/7 basis.

Liquid Bulk

We are outfitted with manifolds capable of receiving products such as Base Oil, Palm Oil, Palm Olein, LPFO, Ethanol and other fluid products into surrounding tank farms.

Dry Bulk

Loading/discharge using state of the art equipment capable of delivering up 1x600MT/HR. and 1x800MT/HR. fully automated high capacity screw type unloading systems to deliver world class performance.

Warehousing/Storage Facility

We have the capacity for storage in grain silos, warehouses and open storage areas for various kinds of dry and break-bulk cargoes.

Our Resources

Affiliates & Regulators

Nigerian Port Authority NIMASA Nigerian Customs Service Nigeria Immigration Service Nigerian Shippers Council Federal Ministry of Health IAPH IMO
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