Twenty eight ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos from Nov. 28 to Dec.13. The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) stated this in its publication – `Shipping Position’, – a copy of which was made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that eight of the expected 28 ships would berth with petrol and aviation fuel. NPA said that the remaining 20 expected ships contained buck wheat, bulk gypsum, base oil, bulk salt, soya bean, bulk sugar, frozen fish, containers and petrol. The document noted that three ships had arrived the ports, waiting to berth with bulk fertiliser and petrol. NAN reports that 10 other ships are at the ports discharging general cargoes, empty containers, bulk sugar, bulk wheat, containers, empty containers, bulk gas, kerosene and petrol.