The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) says 27 ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods have arrived Lagos Port Complex waiting to berth.
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 on Monday.
According to it, the ships are carrying containers, general cargo and frozen fish.
The publication said that 13 ships were expected at the ports with frozen fish, general cargo, bulk wheat, bulk sugar, inballast and fuel.
It added that the ships were expected between June 29 and July 7.
The organisation said that 25 other ships were at the ports discharging general cargo, containers, bulk wheat, petrol, trucks, steel products, gypsum, butane gas and frozen fish.