Shipping activity at Port Qasim

KARACHI: Four ships carrying containers and rice were berthed at Qasim International Containers Terminal, Multi Purpose Terminal respectively.

Meanwhile six more ships carrying containers, rape seed, iron oil, furnace oil and edible oil also arrived at outer anchorage of Port Qasim during last 24 hours.

Berth occupancy was 75% at the port on Thursday where eight ships namely MV Lito, CGM Corneile, Sealand Washington, Luxury SW, Ikan Salmon, Ever Mighty and RBD Anema E Core are currently occupying berths to load/offload containers, rice, cement, wheat, coal and furnace oil respectively during last 24 hours.

A cargo volume of 81237 tonnes comprising 50753 tonnes imports and 30484 tonnes exports inclusive of containerized cargo carried in 3095 containers (TEUs) were handled at the port during last 24 hours.

Source: APP