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Dry Cargo Trading & Chartering

March 14 @ 9:00 AM - March 15 @ 4:00 PM WAT

Dear Sir./Ma.,

The Nigerian Chamber of Shipping in accordance with its aims and objectives strives to encourage, position and empower members, new entrants and key players in the Maritime/Shipping industry to take full advantage of opportunities created by its capacity building program.

Course Description:
Provides basic and advanced knowledge of various aspects of commercial, legal and practical shipping operations.

Course Facilitators:

  1. Dr. Oluwole Akinyeyi – Head, Maritime Unit, Olisa Agbakoba Legal
  2. Dr. Eugene Nweke – Former President, National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF)

Course Content:

  • Introduction to World Trade: Emerging trends in global trade, Cargo types and Ship types.
  • Letters of Credit & INCOTERMS
  • Contract terms: The Law of Carriage of Goods by Sea (Ratification and Enforcement Act) 2005.
  • Cargo Insurance.
  • Cargo description, Cargo measurements, Shortages.
  • Voyage Estimating. Laytime and Demurrage
  • Dispute Resolution Methods

Course Benefits:
Participants will have a clearer understanding of dry bulk cargo operations, chartering and how trading impacts shipping.

We implore you to take advantage of this opportunity for you and your members of staff.


March 14 @ 9:00 AM
March 15 @ 4:00 PM


DRV Place
9 Simon Akinlonu Crescent, Oniru Private Estate (By Four Points by Sheraton),
Victoria-Island, Lagos Nigeria