AN ASSESSMENT OF ACTIVITIES OF FOREIGN SHIPPING LINES IN NIGERIA (CASE STUDY OF SEEREEDEREI BACO LINER GMBH)

AUTHOR: OBIOSA, MICHAEL (MBA)

DEPARTMENT: Maritime Management Technology

SCHOOL: School of Management Technology (SMAT)

AFFILIATION: Federal University of Technology Owerri

The Nigerian maritime industry is dominated by foreign shipping companies. The foreign firms dominated over 95% of the activities whereby, rendering the indigenous companies useless and non-active. However, these have resulted to many companies to go underground since they cannot participate or complete favourably with the foreign companies. As a result of this, Nigeria loses billion of naira annually though capital flight which has affected the economy negatively. Nigeria is an import oriented country and 90% of her cargo comes in through the sea. As a result of this led to the investigation on ways which Nigeria can participate actively in shipping trade. The methodology of this study explained the steps that were taken in the course of the research. Data collection was through questionnaire, oral interviews, personal observation and survey of existing documents and data collection were analyzed and arranged in simple average table, percentages and charts, chi-square method of data analysis was used to test the observations. After the presentation and analysis of data, it was discovered that there was a need for an effective participation of the indigenous shipping companies in lifting cargo. It is believe that this research will go a long way. In enhancing the participation of the indigenous shipping companies, if attention is given to recommendation.

PLEASE USE THE LINK BELOW TO HAVE ACCESS TO THE FULL CONTENT OF THIS INFORMATION RESOURCE. http://tinyurl.com/jhmaysq

Advertisements

About FUTOLibrary

This is the site which is used to showcase the resources, operations and services of the University Library of the premier university of Technology in Nigeria. We have so much indigenous resources which people may wish to look at and use .
Aside | This entry was posted in School of Management Technology SMAT, The Library and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s