2nd May, 2017
Thirty ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos between Tuesday and May 28.
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) stated this in its publication – `Shipping Position’, – a copy of which was made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Lagos.
The NPA said that the ships contained buck wheat, bulk gypsum, aviation fuel, general cargo, Low Pour Fuel Oil (LPFO), base oil, frozen fish, petrol, bulk corn and containers laden with goods.
The document noted that seven ships had arrived the ports waiting to berth with bulk fertiliser, aviation fuel and petrol.
NAN reports that 18 other ships are at the ports discharging empty containers, bulk wheat, frozen fish, bulk diesel, yellow maize, bulk gas, bulk fertiliser, bulk sugar, containers and petrol.