Port Louis is home to the nation’s main harbor, and is the only official port of entry and exit for sea vessels in Mauritius. Together with the Ebene Business area 5 kms outside the city, it also the center of a fast growing financial industry, main GDP contributor of the Island.
The Harbor adjoins the main city, has 3 main docking areas for Container traffic of Sugar, fish, tallow and caustic soda. Also present is a dedicated 124-meter cruise ship jetty, allowing Costa, MSC and other Cruise Lines to connect cruise tourists with the Island.
Port Louis is the financial center of Mauritius, which has established itself as safe and trusted location for conducting business due to its strong democracy, political stability, and multilingual population.
Located in Port Louis is the Stock exchange of Mauritius, as well over ten commercial banks that serve both domestic and offshore clients, insurance companies, pension funds, mutual funds, leasing companies, and foreign exchange dealers.
Port Louis , historically managed by the Dutch East India Company, The French and British governments , is a mix of cultures and religions who live peacefully together.