55 petrol laden ships to berth in Lagos ports

Tin-Can-Island-port-Apapa13 April 2014, Abuja – Fifty ships laden with petroleum products are expected to berth at the Lagos ports between Thursday April 10 and April 30.

This was contained in the “Shipping Position”, a daily publication of the Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, made available to newsmen in Lagos.

According to the publication, four of the expected vessels will arrive at the ports with petroleum products, while 14 ships are carrying other goods.

A further breakdown showed also that six ships would sail in with bulk rice, while 31 ships had general cargo, bulk wheat, bulk malt, bulk fertiliser, base oil and rice.

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