20 ships discharge petroleum products, other items at Lagos ports


Lagos, March 9, 2021 The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said 20 ships at the Lagos ports were discharging bulk wheat, bulk gypsum, general cargo, frozen fish, container, butane gas and bitumen.

The NPA also said that it was expecting 17 others laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods from March 9 to April 23.

It said this in its publication, ‘Shipping Position’, a copy of which was made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Tuesday.

According to NPA, the ships are expected to arrive at the Lagos Port Complex.
The publication indicated that the ships contained frozen fish, general cargo, base oil, bulk salt, bulk wheat, petrol and container.

It added that another eight ships had arrived the ports, waiting to berth with containers, petrol, bulk clinker and automobile gasoline.