Nigerian Shippers’ Council
Importers, agents groan under 400% hike in cost of container haulage
It was a sharp rise that caught everyone unawares. The agents and importers never thought that the impact of bad road infrastructure and disorderliness at the ports will suddenly dwell on them such that the cost of transporting consignments from the Lagos ports complex to other parts of Nigeria ....
Shippers’ Council charts path to workers’ welfare
For Nigerian employees to meet future financial challenges, the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC), Hassan Bello, has enjoined workers to embrace co-operative...
‘Sector’s operators need unambiguous laws’
For Nigeria to keep pace with the global standard in trade facilitation, the need for the Federal Government to simplify and avoid ambiguous laws in the maritime sector has been stressed. In view of this, stakeholders in the maritime industry have therefore called for the establishment of a strategic compliance management committee to monitor and…
Nigerian Shippers’ Council sheds litigations burden
It was a big sigh of relief for the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), as the ports economic regulator scaled through two weighty litigations against Seaports Terminal Operators Association of Nigeria (STOAN), and the shipping companies in separate judgments.
Nigeria’s first dry port comes on stream tomorrow
Succour may have come the way of importers and exporters in the North Western part of the country, as President Muhammadu Buhari is set to commission Nigeria’s first Inland Dry Port in Kaduna, tomorrow.
Shippers’ Council harps on blue economy
The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), has restated its commitment to the realisation of the blue economy agenda, in line with the economic diversification policy of the Federal Government.
Shippers’ Council to deploy electronic gadgets for efficient cargo handling
To ease the process of cargo handling in and outside the ports, the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), has unveiled plans to deploy new electronic gadgets and facilities...
Shippers Council shops for investors for TTP projects
The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) has commenced arrangements to shop for qualified investors to flag off its ultra modern Truck Transit Park (TTP) initiative across the country.