28 ships laden with petrol, food items, others to arrive Lagos


Twenty-eight ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive at Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos from June 28 to July 10.

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said this in its publication, “Shipping Position’’, a copy of which was made available on Wednesday in Lagos.

NPA said that the ships contained petrol, buck wheat, bulk fertiliser, general cargo, bulk corn, bulk sugar, bulk coke, Aviation Turbine Kerosene, frozen fish and containers laden with goods.

Eight ships have already arrived at the ports, waiting to berth with bulk gypsum, bulk coke, bulk fertiliser and petrol.

Nineteen other ships are discharging buck wheat, bulk fertiliser, frozen fish, general cargo, bulk sugar, petrol, steel products, general cargo, bulk corn and diesel.