• FG bans wood, charcoal exportation over policy refusal

    FG bans wood, charcoal exportation over policy refusal

    The Federal Government has banned wood and charcoal exportation, following exporters’ refusal to adhere to the directive of cut-one plant-two policy.

    The Chief Executive Officer of Nigerian Export Promotion Council, NEPC, Mr. Olusegun Awolowo, disclosed this at the just-concluded two-day retreat organised by the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation, UNIDO, at the Free Trade Zone, Onne, Rivers State, for the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment and its agencies.

    Awolowo told Vanguard that the new directive had thrown exporters of charcoal into […]