Yet another year has come to an end. We want to thank you guys for supporting Chibyke Global for 4+ years of our existence.
As we look back at the year of 2015, it was full of success and joy for the Chibyke Global team.
Over the course of the year, we wrote some insightful Freight and shipping articles. We thought we should compile a list of our favorite ones. Let’s do a year in review of Chibyke Global’s freight blog.
In 2015, we saw how the Nigeria Customs Service impounded contraband goods worth N250 million naira!
This motivated us to compile a list of banned items/goods that will provide the new importer with information on what is considered contraband by the Nigerian Customs Service.
Did you know that this article has been our most popular till date? Read full blog post.
In this article, we explained the importance of shipping for e-commerce businesses in Nigeria. You can optimize your website, signage, and marketing, but if you can’t deliver what the customer ordered when they expect it, it’s all for naught.
The bottom line is customers are going to blame you if the product isn’t delivered when they’re supposed to have it. They’re not going to blame the postal service.
So, when a customer places an order in your online store, don’t wait! Package your product immediately, the same day if possible.
Figure out a system and/or hire the help of a shipping company to ship things quickly and efficiently will keep your customers happy. Read full blog post.
In 2016, due to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) ban on Forex Transfers to China and other Asian countries, we launched a new payment service that help our Nigerian importers transfer money to their suppliers in U.S and China.
This service has helped a lot of Nigerian entrepreneurs terribly shaken by Central Bank of Nigeria’s indefinite ban on Forex transfers in Nigeria. Read full article.
Research, consider the cost of importation, supplier contact, important shipping document required, shipping duration, and best shipping ports in the world. Read full article.
Ever wished you could go online from the comfort of your home, click on Alibaba, Aliexpress, or Amazon?
Now you can use ChibykeGlobal.com’s shipping/warehouse address in the U.S or China to send your goods, and we will ship them to your address in Nigeria. Read full blog post.
Exportation business in Nigeria has a high potential for growth. A nation cannot grow without export.
Therefore, the Nigerian government have over the years been sprinkling manure on the exportation field to grow it further especially the agribusiness.
This reason why we have governing bodies like the Export Promotion Council of Nigeria and NEXIM bank is to paint exportation in a good light so as to make it more attractive to corporate bodies and individuals as well.
Here’s How To Get Started With Exportation. Read full blog post.
Are you planning to import goods into Nigeria, but need to clear your goods from the airports or seaports without any form of assistance from a freight forwarding or customs clearing agent?
This article will guide you through the customs clearance procedure in Nigeria with minimal stress. Read full blog post.
These were the best freight forwarding blog posts of Chibyke Global in 2015. We hope that you liked them. We want to thank you for supporting us by sharing our articles, giving us feedback, and suggesting new topics. We hope to add more useful blog posts in 2016.
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