BREAK-BULK CARGO-HANDLING IN NIGERIAN PORTS--PROBLEMS, PROSPECTS AND THE FUTURE

The Nigerian Ports Authority is an autonomous public corporation intended to be financially self-supporting. Its break-bulk cargo- handling operations are discussed under topical headings that cover the historical development of the country's ports; the impact of economic activities on the ports from 1975 to 1980; port infrastructures; port congestion; labor productivity; the effect of technological change on dock labor; port productivity; and future prospects for break-bulk cargo handling.

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  • Pagination: 17p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00658923
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Technical Information Facility
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1994 12:00AM