Lagos - The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said on Thursday that 92 ships
were expected to arrive at the various terminals in Lagos ports between
Oct. 24 and Nov. 20.
The NPA’s daily publication, ``Shipping Position’’, made available to
newsmen in Lagos, indicated that the ships were carrying fish, bulk
wheat, rice, petroleum products, general cargo, new and used vehicles,
steel products, base oil, bulk sugar and bulk
NPA reported that 18 of the ships would sail in with petroleum
products, such as petrol (PMS), diesel (AGO), kerosene (DPK) and
aviation fuel (JET A1).
It said that 17 other ships were waiting to berth and discharge petroleum products in the ports.
According to the report, two other ships are waiting to berth and discharge rice.