Rice imports down 95% on local production, smuggling

by | September 27, 2013 1:00 am

The volume of rice imported through the five major dry bulk terminals that handle rice in Lagos seaports (Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports) has been dwindling in the last nine months, BusinessDay investigation has revealed. According to the Nigerian Ports Authority’s daily shipping position, an estimated 87,750 metric tonnes (MT), were brought through the seaport…

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