Luxembourg, 24 January 2018 - INTRASOFT International, a global ICT company has successfully delivered the inhouse-developed ECTN (Electronic Cargo Tracking Note) platform, as part of its ongoing collaboration with Bureau International Maritime (BIM) and the Port Autonome de Cotonou (PAC), in the Republic of Benin.

According to the terms of the February 2017 agreement with BIM, INTRASOFT developed the ECTN and will combine it with the provision of customs and maritime services for the clearance of Customs Declarations submitted to PAC. Furthermore, INTRASOFT will be responsible for the updating and maintaining the platform.

ECTN entered production on November 1st, 2017. Its architecture is based on the Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) principles.

The overall aim of ECTN is to fully monitor traffic to the Port of Cotonou and have a clear picture of cargo types, loads, and values at all times.


Mr. Alexandros Manos, Managing Director of INTRASOFT International commented: “Our collaboration with BIM is a valuable and a mutually beneficial one. As part of our global strategy to lead the e-customs market with our inhouse product line, the ECTN system serves as testament of our ongoing technological advances in this area. We look forward to expanding this partnership across Africa and offering our expertise throughout the region.”


About INTRASOFT International:

INTRASOFT International is a leading European IT solutions and services group with a strong international presence, offering innovative and added-value solutions of the highest quality to a wide range of international and national public and private organisations. The company employs more than 1,700 highly-skilled professionals, representing over 20 different nationalities and mastering more than 18 languages. With headquarters in Luxembourg, INTRASOFT International operates through its operational branches, subsidiaries and offices in 19 countries: Belgium, Bulgaria, Denmark, Cyprus, Greece, Jordan, Kenya, Moldova, Romania, Portugal, Philippines, UK, UAE, Sweden, Morocco, Australia and USA. More than 500 organisations in over 70 countries worldwide (Institutions and Agencies of the European Union, National Government Organizations, Public Agencies, Financial Institutions, Telecommunication Organizations, and Private Enterprises) have chosen the company’s services and solutions to fulfil their business needs.


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