Lagos - The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) says 14 ships are waiting to discharge petroleum products at the various oil terminals in Lagos ports.
NPA disclosed this in its daily publication, ``Shipping Position’’, made available to newsmen on Thursday in Lagos.
The document indicated that 11 of the 14 ships would discharge petrol, two would discharge base oil, while a ship would discharge aviation fuel.
It also reported that 100 ships carrying different cargoes would sail into the ports between Nov. 1 and Nov. 30.
The document said that 21 of the expected ships would arrive with petroleum products.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the remaining 79 ships would arrive with new and used vehicles, rice, fish, containers, bulk sugar, steel products, general cargoes, bulk wheat, bulk gypsum and petroleum products.