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In Africa, businesses pay 40% more and take over 1 month longer to move and manage international freight transactions. Freight transactions are managed OFFLINE. So we’re changing the game — by aggregating and organizing all freight and trade services through 1 digital channel, all while delivering seamless and personalized experiences…


As the COVID-19 cloud began to clear over international trade in early 2021, a merchant found himself in a puzzling and potentially costly trade situation. Ali had a high-value import shipment from Pakistan to North-Eastern Nigeria that needed a reliable freight forwarding service to facilitate the speedy and seamless cargo…


Lagos, Nigeria: MVX, the Nigerian digital freight booking and trade finance technology startup, has partnered with a leading SMEs lending platform, PayHippo, to expand trade finance opportunities for small and medium-sized businesses in Nigeria.

The partnership seeks to accelerate trade in Nigeria and generate positive economic outcomes for the largest…


How much difference would the right freight forwarding company make to your business success?

Takbal Inc*, a Nigerian coffee plantation and export organization, has customers in Europe, Asia, and America. If it can ship its high-quality coffee beans to waiting customers across the world on time, the company would increase…


“The way we built it (our technology) is to be extremely simple. We try to strip down any complications.” — Tobi Amusan, CTO, MVX.

How do you approach a problem as complicated and multi-faceted as the logistics situation in Nigeria with technology? What should your technology solve? How do you…


There can be no talk of financial inclusion in Africa without trade finance.

There can be no talk of financial inclusion in Africa without trade finance. Trade promotes economic growth, reduces poverty, fosters economic and cultural links between regions and countries, and facilitates capital movement.

All these are possible when…


“The estimated value of unmet demand for trade finance in Africa is US$82 billion.” — WTO

Africa’s 1.2 billion people account for 17 percent of the world’s population, yet the continent’s share of global Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and trade remains at 3 percent. …


Lagos, Nigeria: MVXtransit, a multi-product logistics booking platform, with a presence in Nigeria, South Africa, Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania, and Rwanda, announces its rebrand and reintroduction as MVX, today.

The former MVXtransit is a digital platform that provides land haulage, freight forwarding, and customs brokerage as its services. …


“I’m just a man with a million light bulbs”

That’s a phrase I often used to describe myself while I was Cofounder and Creative Director at a previous startup.

In 2015, I wrote about an idea. An online marketplace that would provide charter, sales, recruitment, and general support to the…


How would you like to conveniently create a shipment or request for a quote without the stress of navigating an internet browser? It can be time consuming right?! …

MVX

MVX is a tech-powered end-to-end trade company, financing transactions and handling shipments for SMEs around Africa.

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