Bolloré Transport & Logistics Côte D’ivoire earns an A+ rating from the WARA rating agency
25 February 2020
WARA1 , a West African financial rating agency, has attributed an “A+” rating to Bolloré Transport & Logistics Côte d’Ivoire following an assessment process carried out at regional and international level. The rating – the highest ever attributed by WARA – reflects the extremely healthy financial situation of Bolloré Transport & Logistics Côte d’Ivoire, the leader in its business sector.
Listed on the sub-regional stock exchange, Bolloré Transport & Logistics Côte d’Ivoire invests an annual CFA 10 billion (over €15 million) and is harnessing its financial autonomy to develop logistics projects. In 2019, the company opened Aérohub, an all-new 15,000-m2 tri-temperature platform aimed at the development of national and sub-regional logistics activities.
Présidente du Conseil d’Administration de Bolloré Transport & Logistics Côte d’Ivoire
We are proud to have received this rating from WARA. It reflects the quality of our long-term investment projects in a high-potential sector and also attests to our determination to contribute through our corporate commitments to the social and economic development of Côte d’Ivoire.
About Bolloré Transport & Logistics in Côte d’Ivoire
Present in Côte d’Ivoire in transport, logistics and stevedoring, Bolloré Transport & Logistics currently has over 5,000 permanent Ivorian employees, working notably at its agencies in Abidjan, San Pedro, Bouaké, Noé, Ferkessédougou and Ouangolodougou. The company is contributing actively to the development of Côte d’Ivoire and investing in the upskilling of its employees. It trains its workforce through the Pan-African Port Training Centre (CFPP) and is forging partnerships with higher-education institutions, including Institut National Polytechnique Félix Houphouët-Boigny (INP-HB). Bolloré Transport & Logistics also leads initiatives for the local population in partnership with NGOs, assisting young people in their education and social reintegration and working to raise their awareness of environmental protection.
1WARA is a West African rating agency having been approved since 2012 by the financial markets supervisory body of the West African Monetary Union. WARA is headquartered in Dakar, Senegal.