Comet Shipping Agencies and Five Star Logistics Terminal on Saturday 15th July 2017 at Golden Tulip Hotel, Festac Lagos celebrated their front line client, Sallaum Lines at a Get-to-Gather, Meet Your Customer Party.
Sallaum Lines DMCC is a world renowned shipping line that specialises in RORO cargo handling. It has a massive operational presence in Europe, the United States and West Africa. With a steadily increasing cargo throughput, comprising RORO products such as cars, vans, trucks, high and heavy equipment, Sallaum Lines’ profile has become impressive in the Nigerian maritime industry.
Sallaum Lines DMCC , Five Star Logistics, operators of Five Star Terminal and Comet Shipping Agencies, used the occasion to express appreciation to their loyal and diligent clients including the Nigeria Customs Service, Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF), National Council of Managing Directors of Licensed Customs Agents, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), and a host of other logistics partners .
A novel idea, the Meet Your Customer Party took place at the cosy ambience of Golden Tulip Hotel, Festac .There was an interactive session when ideas were exchange to improve operation for the benefit of everybody.
In his opening remark, the Group Managing Director of NALCOMET Group, Mr. PL Carrodano, commended Sallaum Lines for their selfless service to their clients, importers and exporters alike especially the Nigerian business community. “Because of the strong background in freight forwarding, we can say that Sallaum Lines offer the most comprehensive services. I do not know of any other carrier who can do the same,” said Carrodano.
He averred that Five Star and Comet Shipping were very proud to be associated with a distinguished company like Sallaum Lines and assured that their values will rub off positively on the Nigerian freight forwarding community. He said his organization had an open door policy and would readily welcome suggestions and constructive advice from the clients.
The Regional Manager of Sallaum Lines DMCC, Mr. Hassan Sallaum, in his welcome speech thanked both the management and staff of Five Star Logistics and Comet Shipping Agencies for their professionalism and hoped that the fruitful relationship between them and Sallaum Lines will grow in strength into the future.
He also commended the entrepreneurial spirit of Nigerian businessmen especially in the freight forwarding sector and located a future of prosperity for Nigerians.
Some of the guests commended the Five Star-Sallaum working relationship..
A representative of Tincan Chapter ANLCA, Alhaji J. Lala said he had worked with Sallaum Lines many times with satisfaction and called for continued cooperation
In his opinion, Mr Pius Ujubuonu, who represented the National President of ANLCA, Sallaum Line is prompt. “If they tell you that the vessel and your cargo will arrive in twenty days, it is a fact. I wish them to continue in that high standard ” he observed.
Ismail Adeyinka of ICON Logistics commended Five Star Terminal for being humane and customer-friendly. I think Sallaum Lines have chosen a good terminal in Nigeria,” he observed.
The Managing Director of Alabi West International, a fast-growing licensed customs agency, Mr Alabi Ahmed: “I commend Sallaum Lines and Five Star Logistics for their promptness . They listen to customers.
Sola Popoola of Banbi Investment Ltd: “With Sallaum Lines no problem, I can say that anytime, anywhere, Five Star Terminal are okay
Rilwan Amuni, Tincan ANLCA Task Force: “We love this parley. It is very good coming together. but we wish Sallaum lines to cover additional loading ports in order to enjoy their services within wider range
NAGAFF Secretary, Deacon Dike Kalu: “Five Star and Sallaum lines are doing well.
Chairman, National Council of Managing Directors of Licensed Customs Agents, Tincan chapter, Matthew Osieta also appreciated Sallaum lines services and wished them all the best.
Tincan ANLCA Secretary, Nzeribe Ebere: “It is a new development in the right direction, to interface. Other lines should emulate Sallaum Lines and Five Star Logistics Terminal.