Tag Archives: Nigerian Shippers’ Council

Finance Ministry halts palletisation policy

The federal government has bowed to the pressure of shippers who warned of cargo diversion if the cargo palletisation policy was implemented. It was reported that president, Shippers Association Lagos State (SALS),Jonathan Nicol , said palletisation would increase cost of importing raw materials into the country. He said instead of shippers to increase the cost, they would rather divert to ...

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Shippers’ Council engages stakeholders on Kaduna dry port

The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) is holding a one-day meeting with its stakeholders on the operations of the Kaduna Dry Port. The meeting which is expected to focus on the processes of documentation of the Kaduna bound cargoes, obligations of terminal operators and shipping companies, will hold on Thursday in Lagos, the NSC said. The meeting would equally look at ...

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Export activities set to kick off at Edo Inland Container Dry Port

The Edo Inland Container Dry Port (EDO-ICD) will soon commence export activities, an official of the port has said.  Charles Akhigbe, the Chief Executive Officer of Atlanque Marine Engineering Service (AMES), promoter of the Edo-ICD, announced this on Monday, at a meeting with stakeholders. The stakeholders included the Edo State Export Cluster Group and relevant federal agencies. Akhigbe said that ...

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