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Nigerian Shippers’ Council educates stakeholders on standard shipping procedures for international trade

Nigerian Shippers’ Council educates stakeholders on standard shipping procedures for international trade

The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) on Tuesday at a day-seminar educated stakeholders in Ogun State on the role of the Council as the Port Economic Regulator. The seminar titled…

EC asked to revise directive on Seafarers

EC asked to revise directive on Seafarers

European Community Shipowners’ Association (ECSA) and European Transport Workers’ Federation (ETF) are requesting the European Commission to amend the Agreement Directive on seafarers’ right to decent conditions of work. Adopted…

Ibom Deep Seaport Investors get 50 years concession

Ibom Deep Seaport Investors get 50 years concession

….Approves only 3 deep seaports The Federal Government has approved a 50-year concession period for Ibom Deep Sea Port (IDSP) to help attract investors, as stakeholders have declared…

Terminal operators applaud FG’s ban on vehicle importation through land borders

Terminal operators applaud FG’s ban on vehicle importation through land borders

…seek reduction in Customs duty on vehicles The Seaport Terminal Operators of Nigeria (STOAN) has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for banning the importation of vehicles into the country through…

FG bans importation of vehicles through land borders

FG bans importation of vehicles through land borders

The Federal Government has declared ban on the importation of vehicles into Nigeria through the land borders effective from Jan.1, 2017. The Public Relations Officer of the Nigeria Customs…

West Blue Consulting wins best Software Development Company Award

West Blue Consulting wins best Software Development Company Award

West Blue Consulting, a market leader in ICT services and trade solutions, has been adjudged the “Software Development Company of the Year” at this year’s edition of the Nigeria…

Nigerian Ports Authority to boost infrastructure economy

Nigerian Ports Authority to boost infrastructure economy

The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Ms Hadiza Bala Usman has promised to boost the nation’s economy through the provision of infrastructure and technologically up-to-date equipment…

Shipowners seek policy review to enable Nigerian-flagged ships carry 50% Govt cargo

Shipowners seek policy review to enable Nigerian-flagged ships carry 50% Govt cargo

Shipowners in Nigeria have urged the Federal government to review existing policies and programmes to allow Nigerian registered ships participate in the lifting of at least 50 per cent of…

NPA, Port of Miami in collaboration to boost export, facilitate trade

NPA, Port of Miami in collaboration to boost export, facilitate trade

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and the Port of Miami are collaborating to boost export and trade facilitation programme of the Federal Government. The United States International trade Coordinator at…