Factors That Attract Or Discourage Users To A Port

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There are factors that primarily attract or distract users to a port. Port users are primarily ocean shipping lines, airlines, freight forwarders, importers, and exporters. Others who carry out businesses in the port include haulage companies, barge and lighterage operators … Read More

Safety Issues In WareHousing

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    Safety issues in warehousing is a crucial topic for all freight forwarders and logistics companies. Most warehouses and distribution centres have standard safety procedures. This is in addition to safety regulations required by certain authorities which must be … Read More

The Various Types Of Terminals

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    There are various types of terminals and they are designed to match the type of traffic which passes through them. Terminals are areas within the ports where major activities regarding cargo movement take place. They contain berths dedicated … Read More

The Nigeria Port Authority And It’s Reforms

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The Nigeria Ports Authority is the government agency responsible for providing port facilities and maritime services in all Nigerian seaports, oil terminals and jetties. It was established by the ports Acts 1954 and began operation on 1st April 1955. Its … Read More

Liner Conference And Trade Lane Agreements

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    Liner Conference And Trade Lane Agreements have been in existence for many years. For several years, liner shipping companies cooperated and worked together in various ways to provide services on major trade routes. They did this through a … Read More

The General Rate Increase In Shipping And It’s Goal In Global Liner Shipping

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                            The General Rate Increase In Shipping and its goal in global liner shipping can never be overrated. Nowadays, the term “General Rate Increase” has become very … Read More

The Need To Establish Processes In Logistics

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        Processes in logistics are procedures designed and used to ensure that the goals of a business are accomplished. These processes are directed at coordinating and streamlining all operations so as to operate efficiently and offer greater … Read More

Exportation Of Goods In Nigeria

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    In recent times, the exportation of goods in Nigeria has improved and increased the economy gross domestic products. The government has invested so much on how to minimize importation and encourage exportation of locally produced goods, products and … Read More

Visibility And Control In Logistics And Freight Forwarding

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    Visibility And Control In Logistics And Freight Forwarding is very important. A major activity in logistics is to monitor and control the movement of freight. This means that the status and position of goods should be known at … Read More

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