The African Terminal was founded as part of the artistic project of FREE PORT BAAKENHÖFT. Since autumn 2017 it is an independent initiave.

The initiative

For the first transaction in summer 2017 geheimagentur has provided a start-up capital of 10.000€ from project funding for the FREE PORT BAAKENHÖFT. For a second transaction in summer 2018 funding from the research project 'Mobile Worlds' has been acquired. The income of our trading transactions is distributed according to a system of shares.


Do you want to become a trader at the African Terminal? Did you come to Hamburg from an African country within the last three years and want to become active in the import-export business? At the moment, ten traders are organized in the African Terminal. Whenever someone drops out or as soon as we expand our transaction volume, we will admit new members. Please contact us, if you are interested!