The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) on Tuesday said that 21 ships at the Lagos ports were discharging petroleum products and foodstuff.
The NPA made this known in its publication, `Shipping Position’, a copy of which was made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos.
It listed the contents of the ship as general cargo, containers, bulk wheat, petrol, frozen fish, butane gas, gypsum, raw sugar, base oil, mize, bulk salt, butane propane and bulk clinker.
The NPA said that 16 other ships had arrived the ports, waiting to berth with containers, bulk wheat, ethanol, butane propane and petrol.
The authority said it was expecting 16 more ships with petroleum products, food items and other goods from Sept. 15 to Sept. 22.
It said that the ships contained bulk wheat, bulk sugar, petrol, base oil, gypsum, frozen fish, maize and automobile gasoline.
They are expected to arrive at the Lagos Port Complex.