Shipping activity at Port Qasim

KARACHI: Five ships arrived at Port to load/offload containers at QICT, palm oil at LCT furnace oil at FOTCO, fertilizer at FAP and paraxylene at EVTL, on 16th August, 2013.

Berth occupancy was maintained at 71 percent at the Port Friday where a total of eleven ships namely M.V KPS-I Alican BEY-Powership, M.T Gulf Oasis, M.V Dong Hai Jun (Dredger), M.V Freedom, M.V MSC Didem, M.T Gaea, M.T STX Forte, M.T Bright Oil Legend, M.T Akaki, M.T Argent Gerbera, M.V Arundel Castle. are currently occupying berths to load/offload containers, palm oil, crude oil, phosphoric acid, paraxylene, furnace oil, roro, fertilizer.

Cargo handling operations were carried out smoothly at the Port where a cargo volume 81031 tonnes comprising 68638 tonnes import,12393 tonnes export and (1198) Tues was handled at the Port during last 24 hours.

M.T Bright Oil Legend, M.T Argent Gerbera sailed on Friday afternoon, M.V MSC Didem sailed on Saturday morning.

M.V MSC Clementina at QICT arrival on 17th August, 2013 as per arrival schedule.