A.A.B. – Shipping Agência Viking, Lda as Port Operators offers a comprehensive range of services mainly bulk cargo services for US ships port calls in all ports of cape verde specially the ports of Praia and Mindelo.
Our clear understanding of port operations, lead us to reduce the laytime of cargo handling at our ports to 1/3 of the time necessary to complete throughout the whole ground servicing and turnaround time leading to significant time benefits and decreasing services costs to our clients.

Our agency division handles both liner and tramp vessels calling at Cape Verde’s major port of ‘Mindelo’ taking into the account that the Porto Grande Bay at Mindelo is a huge bay suitable for vessels of any size. At this sheltered bay any operation can be carried without lost of time at any moment and at any day.

principais portos do arquipelago de cabo verde

The Main Ports of Cape verde Islands

We contribute with our services to make our ports attractive for ships crossing the atlantic ocean simplifying Crew / PAx Movements, transfers and repatriations on roads, at anchorage or alongside, at any time and at any day, on the advantage that Porto Grande is running through good weather the whole year.

Our understanding is that most ships requests must be satisfied at our ports to make them attractive for ships crossing the Atlantic Ocean. Therefore we made it easy to perform Pax and Crew movements, transfers and repatriations on roads at any time and at any day, on the advantage that the Port of Porto Grande benefits from good weather the whole year.

Requests for Environmental services for Garbage and residual Removals are given its high relevancy, specially with regard to Cruise Ships.