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Customs Tincan Island Command generates 183 bn in eight months

Customs Tincan Island Command generates 183 bn in eight months

The Tincan Island Port Command of the Nigeria Customs Service has declared N183 billion as revenue generated from January to August 2017. In a statement, the Public Relations Officer of…

Tincan Island Customs Command trains officers on NICIS 11

Tincan Island Customs Command trains officers on NICIS 11

The Nigeria Customs Service, Tincan Island Command has commenced training of its officers and men for the advanced stage of automation of the Nigeria Integrated Customs Information System 11(NICIS…

Association advocates punishment for Customs Officers who release goods faulted by FOU

Association advocates punishment for Customs Officers who release goods faulted by FOU

The National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) on Wednesday expressed concern over seizures of goods released at the ports by the operatives of the Federal Operations Unit (FOU…

Customs CG orders immediate removal of road blocks

Customs CG orders immediate removal of road blocks

The Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service, Col Hammed Ali (rtd) has ordered officers and men of the various commands to immediately remove road blocks that were mounted nationwide…

UK Chamber: EU Ports at risk amid Brexit

UK Chamber: EU Ports at risk amid Brexit

The UK Chamber of Shipping has warned that Brexit would have a wide impact on European ports saying that “the dangers to major EU ports has been understated.” The Chamber…

FG increases tariff on tomato puree imports

FG increases tariff on tomato puree imports

The tariff on imports for tomato concentrate has been increased to 50 per cent with an additional levy of $1,500 per metric tonne beginning from May 7, the Federal…

MWUN seeks 30-day grace period for trapped vehicles at land borders

MWUN seeks 30-day grace period for trapped vehicles at land borders

The Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) on Thursday appealed to the Federal Government to allow a 30-day period of grace to enable importers clear their vehicles that are…

Shippers’ Council says containers will land at Ntigha Dry Port in December 2017

Shippers’ Council says containers will land at Ntigha Dry Port in December 2017

The Nigeria Shippers’ Council has said that containers would land at the Ntigha Dry Port in Isiala Ngwa North, Abia State by December 2017. The Council’s Zonal Coordinator, Mr…

Export Trade rises to 63% in Q2

Nigeria’s export trade has risen to N1.873 trillion during the second quarter of the year. This figure shows an increase of about N725.6 bn or 63.3…

Import Duty: NAGAFF wants FG to benchmark exchange rate for trade stability

Import Duty: NAGAFF wants FG to benchmark exchange rate for trade stability

The National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders, NAGAFF, has called on the Central Bank of Nigeria and the Finance Ministry to consider benchmarking the exchange rate for import duty…