Swift Code / BIC (Bank Identifier Code) Details for IEFCNGL1 and IEFCNGL1XXX

IEFCNGL1 is the swift code for Primary Office of INDORAMA ELEME FERTILIZER AND CHEMICALS LIMITED Bank in PORT HARCOURT Nigeria. Since this swift code belongs to a primary office of the bank, it can have an optional branch code "XXX". This swift code belongs to a financial institution.

Swift Code is also known as SWIFT-BIC, BIC (Bank Identifier Code), or SWIFT ID. Bank Identifier Code or BIC for INDORAMA ELEME FERTILIZER AND CHEMICALS LIMITED is also IEFCNGL1 or IEFCNGL1XXX.

Swift Code / BIC (Bank Identifier Code) Swift Code for primary office is generally formatted as 8 characters.
Swift Code for primary office can have optional XXX at the end.
Bank INDORAMA ELEME FERTILIZER AND CHEMICALS LIMITED
Branch Primary Office
City PORT HARCOURT
Country Nigeria Nigeria
Branch Code XXX (Optional)
Address EAST - WEST EXPRESSWAY, ELEME INDORAMA COMPLEX 5151 PORT HARCOURT NIGERIA
Postal Code 5151
Type of institution Financial Institution

What is a SWIFT Code / BIC (Bank Identifier Code)

Swift Code is a unique identification code for a particular bank. It is a standard format for Business Identifier Codes (BICs, previously known as Bank Identifier Codes). It is technically used to identify banks and financial institutions globally distinctively - it says who and where they are. People use these codes to transfer money within banks for international wire transfers (the reason you're probably here looking up for info). SWIFT codes and BIC codes are same and the terms are interchangeable.


Parts of Swift Code IEFCNGL1 and IEFCNGL1XXX

Swift codes are usually formed of 8 (or) 11 characters. You can understand that a swift code or BIC refers to a primary office when it's formatted in an 8-digit code. The codes are arranged in the following manner:

IEFC NG L1 XXX
  • Bank Code (A-Z) - 4 letter code. The first four letters indicate the shortened version of a bank's name. The Bank Code for this is IEFC.
  • Country Code (A-Z) - 2 letter code. The second two letters say the name of the country in which the bank is located. The Country Code for this is NG. The country corresponding to this country code is Nigeria.
  • Location Code (0-9) (A-Z) - A 2 digit code that could be either two letters or numbers. It says where the bank's head office is located. The Location Code for this is L1.
  • Branch Code - This is an optional 3-digit code. It states a particular branch instead of the bank's head office. The Branch Code for this is XXX.

4 Letter Bank Code 2 Letter Country Code 2 Letter Location Code 3 Letter Branch Code
IEFC NG L1 XXX