The Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, says 27 ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods have arrived Tincan port 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 in Lagos on Friday.
According to it, the ships are carrying containers, bulk salt, used vehicles, bulk sugar, new vehicles and automobile gasoline.
The publication said that 30 ships were expected at the ports with automobile gasoline, fuel, containers, bulk malt, general cargo, lab/base oil, crude palm olien and used vehicles.
Also, the organisation said that 11 other ships were at the ports discharging general cargo, containers, bulk wheat and vehicles.