Twenty one ships laden with petroleum products, foods and other goods have arrived Lagos ports, waiting to berth.
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) made the announcement in its daily publication – `Shipping Position’ released on Friday in Lagos.
The publication indicated that 10 of the ships contained petrol, aviation fuel, bulk gas and diesel.
It noted that 11 other ships waiting to berth were laden with rice, containers, crude palm oil and bulk fertiliser.
The Shipping Position explained that 38 other ships were also expected at the ports.
The document indicated that 17 of the expected ships would sail in with containers, while 21 others would arrive with bulk sugar, rice, vehicles, tug boat, aviation fuel, crude palm oil, kerosene, and general cargo.
It noted that 21 ships were in the ports, discharging palm oil, containers, bulk wheat, fresh fish, general cargo, kerosene, bulk gas and petrol. (NAN)
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