25 ships are discharging petroleum products and other commodities at the Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos.

According to the Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA who made this known on Friday, the ships were being offloaded of buck wheat, steel products, general cargo, petrol, containers and bulk gas.

The other commodities, according to NPA, are bulk charcoal, butane gas, raw sugar, ballast, bulk corn and bulk fertiliser.

Earlier in the week disclosed that 41 other ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive at the Lagos ports from July 21 to August 28.

The NPA said that the ships would bring general cargoes, bulk fertiliser, buck wheat, lubrication oil, empty containers, bulk sugar and petrol.

It added that 10 ships had arrived at the ports, waiting to berth with bulk fertiliser, general cargo, bulk sulphur and petrol.