FG Begins Export Of Farm Produce From Northern Nigeria To Europe
The Nigeria Customs Service says it will begin to export farm produce to Europe from some Northern States.
The Comptroller in charge of Kano and Jigawa States, Mr Abutu Mathias made this known on Thursday during the quarterly stakeholders’ forum in Kano.
Mathias said that the aim was to complement the efforts of the Federal Government towards boosting the non-oil sector to revive the nation’s economy.
He said that the process was set to begin during the November and December harvest of 2016.
The officer revealed that some of the produce to be exported are sesame and gum arabic grains among other types of exportable grains.