SHIPPERS GUIDE

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

Understanding Shipping And International Trade

Understanding Shipping And International Trade

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 various issues at play in Shipping and International Trade, with a …

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A Guide To Tackle Man Overboard Situation On Sea

A Guide To Tackle Man Overboard Situation On Sea

Shippers Guide is the learning page of MMS Plus. Here we answer the five W’s and H of several issues in the maritime and aviation industry. This week we’ll be discussing man overboard situation on ship and ways to tackle …

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A Guide To Warehouse Logistics

A Guide To Warehouse Logistics

Shippers Guide is the learning page of MMS Plus. Here we answer the five W’s and H of several issues in the maritime and aviation industry. This week  we’ll be discussing  essential steps and key strategies for optimizing operations across …

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A Guide to Cybersecurity In  Maritime

A Guide to Cybersecurity In  Maritime

As the maritime industry’s reliance on computer-based systems increases, so do the cyber-attacks. From the almost-accidental NotPetya ransomware attack on Maersk, to the hacks of the ports of Barcelona and San Diego, cybercriminals are increasingly targeting the maritime industry. Nanyang …

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Maritime Terms You Must Know

Maritime Terms You Must Know

Shippers Guide is the learning page of MMS Plus. Here we answer the five W’s and H of several issues in the maritime and aviation industry. This week we are unravelling  the difference between Maritime, Shipping, Freight, Logistics and Supply …

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How Microfinance Banking Alleviates Poverty, Fosters National Development

How Microfinance Banking Alleviates Poverty, Fosters National Development

A development economist and professor of public policy, Jonathan Morduch, once said: “Microfinance stands as one of the most promising and cost effective tools in the fight against global poverty.”That statement is true, judging by what some developing economies have …

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Why Nigeria Needs Strategic Reforms In IMO Governance Structure

Why Nigeria Needs Strategic Reforms In IMO Governance Structure

A recent report of the Transparency International on “Governance at the International Maritime Organization (IMO)” emphasized on the case of reform. The IMO, a United Nation Agency charged with the responsibility of overseeing ocean shipping, was found to have critical …

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Safety Precautions When Flying a Plane

Safety Precautions When Flying a Plane

Shippers Guide is the learning page of MMS Plus. Here we answer the five W’s and H of several issues in the maritime and aviation industry. This week we learn the safety measures pilots must follow when flying a plane. …

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Why Your Aircraft Should Suit Its Environment

Why Your Aircraft Should Suit Its Environment

Owning an aircraft is an exciting, liberating and joyful experience. It takes the stress out of travel and can be a valuable business tool giving you the flexibility and reaction time to compete in today’s fast paced business environment. The …

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Understanding Business Opportunities In Nigerian Maritime Industry

Understanding Business Opportunities In Nigerian Maritime Industry

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 focuses on knowing the business opportunities and the relevant laws that applies to doing …

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How To Export Cassava Granules From Nigeria

How To Export Cassava Granules From Nigeria

Shippers Guide is the learning page of MMS Plus newspaper. Here you learn the 5Ws and most important ‘H’ on various aspects of shipping. This week, we would take you through a detailed process of garri production, processing and packaging, …

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Why You Should Choose A Career As Merchant Navy

Why You Should Choose A Career As Merchant Navy

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 Merchant Navy, highlighting reasons why you should pick a career …

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How To Do Hydrographic SurveyHow To Do Hydrographic Survey

How To Do Hydrographic Survey

In this week’s edition of Shippers Guide, we take a look at hydrography, its importance, international obligations and the various methods of carrying out hydrographic survey. The term hydrography is synonymously used to describe maritime cartography, which in the final …

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Saving Air Freight Cost With Right Packaging Solution

Saving Air Freight Cost With Right Packaging Solution

As air shipping becomes more affordable and more widely available, many companies have turned to it as a fast and reliable option. Air shipment can move your products much more quickly than land or sea freight, but there are some …

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How To Keep Your Boat From Sinking

How To Keep Your Boat From Sinking

Tens of thousands of boats of all types and sizes sink every year, most of them at their dock. The exact number is not known because there is no agency that keeps statistics. But just ask any marine insurance company …

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How To Save Air Freight Cost With Right Packaging Solution

How To Save Air Freight Cost With Right Packaging Solution

As air shipping becomes more affordable and more widely available, many companies have turned to it as a fast and reliable option. Air shipment can move your products much more quickly than land or sea freight, but there are some …

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How To Ensure Shipping Containers Meet Global Standards

How To Ensure Shipping Containers Meet Global Standards

Not many people involved in the shipping business understand that shipping containers must meet certain international standards. However, this week’s edition of Shippers Guide is dedicated to container standards and procedures for inspection. Shippers Guide is the learning page of MMS Plus. …

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How To Start Air Cargo Business In Nigeria

How To Start Air Cargo Business In Nigeria

The existence of technology, especially the coming of air cargo business has made things to be easy in life. It has also led to the evolution of so many businesses. People get things done swiftly. Goods can be sent to …

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Tips To Survive Thunderstorms At Sea

Tips To Survive Thunderstorms At Sea

With heavy thunderstorms you will often find lightning. Lightning on the water can bring life-threatening circumstances. For your safety and the safety of others aboard your vessel, this week’s edition of Shippers’ Guide is publishing this article on lightning protection …

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How To Attract Funding For Start-Ups

How To Attract Funding For Start-Ups

By Kenneth Jukpor A startup could evolve into a larger company by being acquired, opening more than one office, generating high revenues or having hundreds of employees, but not without access to funding. In reality, however, startups are vulnerable to …

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