Nigeria (STOAN) on Thursday urged the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to
introduce a 24-hour examination of goods, especially containers, to facilitate
News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the initiative would eliminate
delays at the ports.
in India, adding that streamlining of cargo clearance processes at the ports
“There is the need to streamline cargo clearance at the port. It is very
important, especially as it concerns container operation.
little delay could create a dislocation within the system. Even, if we are
going to start with container operation, then spread it round to others.
possibility of embarking on 24-hour, 24/7 customs examination?
government introduced 24/7 customs examination, not for all the goods, for
clock customs processing. So, the importer can go there any time and do
documentation and clear the cargo. So, we should begin to see that in Nigeria.
the port access roads to ease cargo evacuation from the ports.