Monthly Archives: June 2018

Container Shipped to Benin

June 26, 2018, container #CMAU 7099456 45G1, seal #0720064, Cotonou, Benin.  Anthony Adjasse, the President of the Allied African Nations Chamber of Commerce, coordinated this 40’ high cube container for his associates in the West African country of Benin.  The contents of this container included 12 hospital beds, a large assortment of office and waiting room furniture, 8 sleeper chairs, an infant transport incubator, a tilting blood donor chair, miscellaneous surgical equipment/instruments, 5 examination tables/chairs and a host of medical-surgical supplies.

Spotlight on Benin (/bɛˈniːn/ (

lbeh-NEEN/bɪˈniːn/bih-NEEN;[7]FrenchBénin[benɛ̃]), officially the Republic of Benin (FrenchRépublique du Bénin) and formerly Dahomey, is a country in West Africa. It is bordered by Togo to the west, Nigeria to the east, and Burkina Faso and Niger to the north. The majority of its population lives on the small southern coastline of the Bight of Benin, part of the Gulf of Guinea in the northernmost tropical portion of the Atlantic Ocean.[8] The capital of Benin is Porto-Novo, but the seat of government is in Cotonou, the country’s largest city and economic capital. Benin covers an area of 114,763 square kilometres (44,310 sq mi)[1]and its population in 2016 was estimated to be approximately 10.87 million.[2] Benin is a tropical nation, highly dependent on agriculture, with substantial employment and income arising from subsistence farming.[9]

Location of  Benin  (dark blue) – in Africa  (light blue & dark grey) – in the African Union  (light blue)

Container Shipped to Mexico

June 16, 2018, container #EMHU 644208, seal #0720063, Mexico.  Angel Barrio coordinated this 53’ high cube container for his associates in Mexico.  Two anesthesia machines, four stretchers, an infant transport incubator, six patient lifts, a pediatric crib, a hydrotherapy tub and a plethora of valuable examination gloves, isolation gowns, surgical instruments and medical-surgical supplies/equipment were packed inside this extra-long shipping container.