Fifty-three ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive at the Apapa and Tin Can Island Ports latest by Christmas eve.
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) stated this in its publication, `Shipping Position’.
NPA said that the ships contained automobile gasoline, petrol, frozen fish, bulk sugar, buck wheat, general cargo, used vehicles, crude, palmolien, steel pipes and ethanol.
39 ships were at the ports, waiting to berth with automobile gasoline containers, jet fuel, fuel, general cargo and buck wheat.
Also, 30 other ships were discharging general cargo/vehicle, jet fuel, petrol, buck wheat, frozen fish and automobile gasoline.