Thirty three ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos from October 25 to November 31.
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.
NPA said that the expected ships contained bulk wheat, bulk sugar, general cargoes, empty containers, base oil, aviation fuel, steel products, clinkers, containers and petrol.
The document noted that two ships had arrived the ports, waiting to berth with bulk fertiliser and petrol.
19 other ships are at the ports discharging general cargoes, bulk wheat, containers, empty containers, frozen fish, bulk charcoal and petrol.