Six ships arrive Lagos ports with petrol, other commodities

food imports

Three ships laden with petrol  are waiting to berth in Lagos ports, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) shipping position report said on Wednesday.

According to NPA three other ships would berth with crude palmolein, diesel and bulk fertiliser.

Twenty three ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are, however, expected to arrive Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos from March 29 to April 22.

NPA said that the expected ships are laden with  buck wheat, containers, base oil, bulk corn, bulk sugar, general cargoes, bulk fertiliser, soya bean, crude palmolein diesel and petrol.

While 20 other ships are at the ports discharging bulk fertilisers, buck wheat, empty containers, soya bean, bag rice, bulk sugar, base oil and diesel.