What is an ECTN?

AKA CTN, ECTN, e-ICTN, FERI, BESC, BIETC, CEE, waiver, certificates - this document is mandatory for all shipments to different ports in Africa.

An ECTN contains all necessary information about the exporter and importer, cargo type / quantity, type and quantity of cargo, ship information, value of goods, freight costs, etc.

In other words, everything that is important to ensure a fast and efficient unloading of goods at destination.

Why choose R&C Desk?


We are ready to help you with a CTN request. Do you have a question? Do not hesitate to contact us via the contact form.


Thanks to our many years of experience and expertise, we can ensure a correct layout of ECTNs.


We ensure that you receive your first draft before the final version.


Our website offers you the option to create an account. You can find and follow up on all your requests via this account. The feedback box is a tool you can use to ask us more targeted questions.