30 January 2017, Lagos – Twenty six ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos from Jan. 30 to February 18.
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) stated this in its publication – `Shipping Position’, – a copy of which was made available on Monday in Lagos.
Five of the expected ships would berth with petrol.
NPA said that the remaining 21 ships contained buck wheat, general cargoes, base oil, frozen fish, bulk salt, crude Palm olein and containers.
The document noted that six ships had arrived the ports, waiting to berth with bulk fertiliser, diesel and petrol.
About 13 other ships are at the ports discharging empty containers, bulk wheat, frozen fish, pet coke, containers, bulk corn,soya beans and petrol.