Celebrating the Huawei Gold Partner Award in Nigeria

January 4th, 2018

Huawei is a leading global information and communications technology solutions provider.
The Chinese Group, implemented over 20 years in Africa, work towards the development of telecommunications in Africa. Nigeria is the African largest mobile market, with about 149 million subscribers and a penetration rate of 107%. Overseas training courses on telecommunication technologies have been launched by Huawei Technologies in Nigeria in their Abuja training center. Those trainings aim at expanding Nigeria Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) officials’ telecom management view. Huawei and its partners work to promote the development of ICT industry in Nigeria.

Consequently, every year Huawei organizes a core partner's convention and this 2017 programme was called "Southern Africa partners' convention (SAPC)" held in Nigeria.  The aim of this ceremony is to appreciate the various partners, give awards to the outstanding ones and also serves as an opportunity for Huawei to share their plans for the coming year. This year event gathered over 200 local service providers for Huawei in Nigeria and Ghana. Huawei has awarded their main Business Partners in different Categories such as the Gold Partner Award. Bolloré Logistics was among the three companies selected to receive this award.

Bolloré Logistics Nigeria has over 10 years of partnership with Huawei in Nigeria. "Bolloré Logistics is a strategic partner for Huawei, we have learnt how to work together through the years in order to provide the best logistics services to various Huawei projects under the scope of customs clearance, port to warehouse deliveries and warehouse services," explains Jean-Christophe Tranchepain, Managing Director of Bolloré Transport & Logistics Nigeria.

As a foremost warehouse service provider to Huawei, our activities include stock handling, open box labelling and management, full warehouse management system with radio frequency tools, floor storage, racking system and other value added services. In order to facilitate transactions, Bolloré Logistics established a company in the Free Trade Zone of Lekki. This site is devoted to Huawei imports in Nigeria and comes in support to the actual warehousing operations in base 1 of Bolloré Logistics site at Apapa.

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