22 ships laden with petroleum products, food items, to arrive Lagos


Twenty two ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos from Nov. 23 to Dec.3.

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) stated this in its daily publication of operational activities made available to newsmen on Wednesday in Lagos.

Six of the expected 22 ships would berth with petrol and aviation fuel.

NPA said that the expected ships contained buck wheat, bulk gypsum, general cargoes, base oil, containers and petrol.

The document noted that four ships had arrived the ports, waiting to berth with bulk fertiliser, diesel and petrol.

NPA said that four out of the 15 ships at the ports are currently discharging petrol.

11 other ships are discharging general cargoes, bulk wheat, containers, empty containers, bulk gas, kerosene and petrol.

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