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shippers guide is the learning page of MMS Plus. It treats the how to do and why you must do for importers and exporters with the participation of the stakeholders in shipping chain

Why Agents Patronize Kirikiri Lighter Terminal – Soleji

By Okuneye Moyosola Comrade Goddy Sewa Soleji is the Chairman, Kirikiri Lighter Terminal (KLT) chapter of the Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA). In this interview with MMS Plus, he bares his mind on the numerous challenges facing agents, delivers ...

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Our Strategies To Develop Africa’s Blue Economy – Anishere

Our Strategies To Develop Africa’s Blue Economy – Anishere

Barr. (Mrs.) Jean Chiazor Anishere is the President of African Women in Maritime otherwise known as WIMAfrica. In this chat with Vanguard, she speaks on the activities of WIMAfrica, piracy, and appeals to government to empower women in the Maritime ...

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Becoming A Pilot: Step-by-Step Career Guide

Becoming A Pilot: Step-by-Step Career Guide

Airline pilots fly aircraft according to set schedules to transport cargo and people. Commercial pilots might fly charter flights or those used for firefighting, crop dusting, or rescue purposes. Hazards that pilots might face include weather, fatigue, and extreme noise. ...

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Why We Block Licenses At Tin Can Island Port – Customs

Why We Block Licenses At Tin Can Island Port - Customs

By Kenneth Jukpor In recent times, freight agents have picked on the Tin Can Island Customs Command for numerous challenges ranging from numerous alerts to blockage of licenses. In this interview with MMS Plus, the Command’s Public Relations Officer (PRO) ...

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Why Antifouling Coatings For Ships Is Necessary

Why Antifouling Coatings For Ships Is Necessary

Shippers Guide is the learning page of MMS Plus newspaper. Here we answer the five W’s and H of several issues in the shipping industry. In this article, we will address the issues in antifouling coating, biofouling, among others. Marine coating systems ...

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How To Communicate Underwater Using Sounds

How To Communicate Underwater Using Sounds

Shippers Guide is the learning page of MMS Plus. Here we answer the five W’s and H of several issues in the shipping industry. This week’s edition focuses on the uses of sound in communication, navigation and transmission of data underwater. ...

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How To Do Ship Scrapping

How To Do Ship Scrapping

Ship breaking  Ship breaking or ship demolition is a type of ship disposal involving the breaking up of ships for either a source of parts, which can be sold for re-use, or for the extraction of raw materials, chiefly scrap. ...

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Harnessing Kola Nut Business For Export

Harnessing Kola Nut Business For Export

Kola nut in Nigeria, West Africa is an important economic crop in the South-Eastern part of the country as it is used in various traditions, it is being eaten more by the northerners but widely grown in the South West ...

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How To Report Corrupt Practices At Nigerian Ports – Vongtau

How To Report Corrupt Practices At Nigerian Ports - Vongtau

By Kenneth Jukpor Mr. Samuel Vongtau is the Chairman of the Anti-Corruption and Transparency Monitoring Unit (ACTU) at Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC). He is also the Director, Legal Services at the Council. After a sensitization walk in Apapa, organized by ...

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How To Explore Charcoal Export Business In Nigeria

How To Explore Charcoal Export Business In Nigeria

The charcoal industry poses several opportunities to energy-savvy individuals. This large industry can be tapped from several fronts, but here are three (3) business opportunities in the charcoal industry: Charcoal Production: Production of charcoal been a delicate process, requires specific ...

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How To Handle Dangerous And Restricted Items When Traveling By Air

How To Handle Dangerous And Restricted Items When Traveling By Air

What is considered a safe item to travel with when a passenger wants to travel by air? What objects can you travel with on board the aircraft or which do you have to check-in? Or have as carry-ons? These questions ...

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Cocoa: Exploring The Huge Global Market For Chocolate Products

Cocoa: Exploring The Huge Global Market For Chocolate Products

Hundreds of years ago, the Greeks referred to chocolate as the ‘food of the gods’. Today, chocolate is a highly demanded luxury product and an impulsive treat for millions of people around the world. No wonder the global market for ...

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How To Do Soybean Production and Export

One of the crops in which Nigeria has comparative advantage and one that will remain profitable for a long time is soybeans also knows as soya beans. A small farmstead cannot go wrong growing this plant. A soybean is viable ...

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How To Grow The Nigerian Ship Registry -Ilori

How To Grow The Nigerian Ship Registry -Ilori

By Kenneth Jukpor Engr. Emmanuel Ilori is the 2nd Vice President of the Association of Marine Engineers and Surveyors (AMES). He is also the Chairman of a critical committee saddled with the responsibility of developing the Nigerian ship registry. After ...

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How To Fix A Leaking Boat

How To Fix A Leaking Boat

Leaks are not only inconvenient and aggravating, but also cause damage to personal gear and the boat itself. The source of leaks are usually hard to find and even harder to stop. Of course, the granddaddy of all leaks is ...

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How To Grow Mushrooms For Export

Exporting Dried Mushrooms To Europe

Mushroom farming isn’t as popular as snail farming or fish farming in Nigeria, yet it does hold its own unique prospects in Nigeria and affords opportunities for export. Even though Nigeria has a climate that favours the natural growth of ...

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Exploring Opportunities In Honey Export Business

Exploring Opportunities In Honey Export Business

“Bee keeping/honey production is one agricultural business that you don’t wait to sell your product; before you produce buyers are already queued up to pick it off you. And wild honey does not get spoilt; it can stay for years ...

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How To Start Dried And Smoked Catfish Business In Nigeria

How To Start Dried And Smoked Catfish Business In Nigeria

Smoked catfish business is an opportunity waiting to be tapped. How to start dried and smoked catfish business in Nigeria. Venturing into dried and smoked catfish business is indeed a big business with unimaginable potentials as those doing it are ...

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Economic Benefits Of Soursop Farming

Economic Benefits Of Soursop Farming

Humanity has been blessed by nature with numerous life rejuvenating and health giving fruits. Among these include the soursop, a fruit that can be rightly regarded as a multipurpose fruit owing to its immense usefulness. It is a powerhouse of ...

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How To Minimize The Risk In Supply Chain

How To Minimize The Risk In Supply Chain

Risk is has always been part of a business and the supply chain is not excluded. A business derives strength the chain of supplier it works with and it is imperative that it takes preemptive measures to reduce the risk ...

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