Sylvanus Obasi

Trade Global: Export Finance Options For Nigerian Exporters

Introduction: The potential of Nigeria’s non-oil export sector to drive growth, economic diversification and job creation is well documented. Classified by the Central Bank to include agricultural produce, mineral resources, semi-manufactured goods, manufactured products and non-traditional exports, non-oil export trade is generating sustained interest from many Nigerians; especially in the light of extant macroeconomic realities….

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SIFAX Shipping Partners ECU Worldwide To Boost LCL Export

SIFAX Shipping Company Limited, a subsidiary of SIFAX Group, has sealed a partnership deal with ECU Worldwide, the world’s number one LCL player, to boost export activities from Nigeria. Less-than-Container Load (LCL) is one of two main types of containerized transportation services. The other is Full-Container Load (FCL). LCL is optimal when you don’t fill up an entire…

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2024 AMSAY Conference: Platforms Communications Appreciates Event Supporters, Plans Courtesy Visits To NIMASA, NPA, Others

Following successful hosting of the 2024 Annual Maritime Students And Youth (AMSAY) Conference also known as ‘A Day With Nigerian Maritime Students’ the conveners, Platforms Communications has expressed  gratitude to various organisations and individuals for their supports and contributions which made the occasion a successful outing.  This is even as the maritime media giants plans…

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Operation Whirlwind Hits Hard On PMS Smugglers, As Operative Makes Significant Seizures

 By Sylvanus OBASI, Lagos Barely two weeks after Nigeria Customs Service launched “Operation Whirlwind” – a decisive onslaught against illegal trade of petroleum products across Nigeria’s borders, the Comptroller-General of Customs (CGC) Adewale Adeniyi, says the Service has started recording massive turnout in curtailing the menace of PMS smuggling across the federation. Addressing newsmen on…

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Comptroller General Of Customs Partners National Defence College To Foster National Security

By Sylvanus OBASI, Lagos  The Comptroller-General of Customs (CGC) Bashir Adewale Adeniyi, has pledged to consolidate the collaboration between the National Defence College and Nigeria Customs Service to enhance national security and trade facilitation.  The CGC, while commending the commandant of National Defence College, Rear Admiral Olumuyiwa Olotu, said Nigeria Customs Service holds the college…

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Customs Collaborates FRSC In Enhancing Security, Revenue Generation

 By Sylvanus OBASI, Lagos The Comptroller-General of Customs (CGC) Adewale Adeniyi has promised to synergise with the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) to provide adequate security and revenue generation. The CGCV stated this while congratulating the newly appointed Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Shehu Mohammed, the CGC noted that NCS is thrilled…

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Lekki Freeport Terminal Resumes Business Activities Today After Strike Action

By Sylvanus OBASI, Lagos Normal business activities have resumed today at Lekki Freeport Terminal after the Nigerian Labour Congress and Trade Union Congress called off the strike for 5 days to allow a conclusive negotiations with the federal government which has accepted to pay an amount higher than the sixty thousand Naira it earlier proposed…

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