28 ships discharge petroleum products, other items at Lagos ports


Uba Group

The Nigerian Ports Authority has said that 28 ships are discharging bulk wheat, general cargo, container, bulk sugar, frozen fish, bulk gypsum, petrol, base oil and bulk urea at the Lagos ports.

NPA disclosed this in its publication, titled, ‘Shipping position’, a copy of which was made available to the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos, on Thursday.

The publication quoted the authority as saying that 20 other vessels, laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods were expected between November 25 and December 5.

According to it, the ships are expected to arrive at the Lagos Port Complex.

It indicated that the ships contained general cargo, bulk sugar, container, base oil, bulk wheat, bulk urea, petrol, jet fuel, automobile gasoline, soda ash and ethanol.

Meanwhile, another six ships that had arrived at the ports with petrol, bulk wheat, bulk sugar and bulk fertilizer were waiting to berth.