Eighteen ships with petroleum products, food items and other products arrived Lagos and were discharging the items at the Port Complex on Friday.
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) stated this in its publication, `Shipping Position’.
NPA said that the ships were discharging petrol, automobile gasoline, jet fuel, buck wheat, general cargo and container.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that 16 ships were waiting to berth with petroleum products, buck wheat, general cargo and containers.
Twenty-nine ships were being expected at the port from Nov 22 to Dec. 24 with general cargo, steel pipes, frozen fish, petrol, bulk sugar, buck wheat, ethanol, and ammonium nitrate.