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Volta Lake Transport Company

The Volta Lake Transport Company, incorporated in 1970, operates river transportation for passengers, bulk haulage of petroleum products and significant quantity of cement, and cross-lake ferry services along the Volta Lake.

As part of Volta Lake Transport Company Limited's (VLTC) re-evaluation off strategies to attract funding to turn its operations around, a stakeholders' forum at Akosombo deliberated on the Eastern Corridor Multi-Modal Transport System (ECMMTS) and particularly the role of the lake transport in line with National Strategy. The VLTC in the short-term plans to secure five new 5-tonner forklits and rehabilitate existing ones; repair vessels and other navigational systems to keep them in operation as well as rehabilitate main engines to improve operational efficiency.