|Minister of Agriculture and Riral Development, Audu Ogbeh|
Agriculture and Rural Development, has appealed to the Nigerian Ports Authority
(NPA) to ensure speedy evacuation and clearing of agricultural produce for export.
value to the commodity by processing it before eventual export,” he said.
be processors to enable them process the cashew so that the business of selling
raw nuts would be totally eliminated.
any other agency that will support our initiative,” he said.
Association of Nigeria (NCAN) told NAN that the development would become a
disaster if not addressed quickly.
exporters, said the development is due to the ports inefficiency.
are in the season now and this portends a great danger to us.
himself is a cashew stakeholder for showing concern.
next level. We hope that his concerns will bring a change very quickly if not,
there will be disaster.
tripping off on the road.
the ports and they are carrying goods that have tendency to perish as well as
deterioration in quality.
exporters. Thank God for NEXIM Bank that is showing sensitivity to get money to
exporters now,’’ he said.
cashew nuts get to their destination without further delay.(NAN)