Shipping Activity at Port Qasim


KARACHI, Mar 06 (APP):Brisk shipping was recorded at the port where six ships, MSC Silvana, MSC Saturn, Express Malaku,
Sakizaya Wisdom, Dazi Yun and Express carrying Containers, Canola seeds, General cargo and LNG were allotted berths at Qasim
International Container Terminal, Grain & Fertilizer Terminal,
Multi-purpose Terminal and Pakistan Gasport Consortium Terminal respectively on Monday, 5th March-2018.
Meanwhile four more ships, CMA CGM Narmada, CSAV Tyndall,
Maine Dream and Chemroad Journey with containers, Steel products and Palm oil also arrived at outer anchorage of Port Qasim.
A total of ten ships, MSC Silvana, MSC Saturn, Express
Malaku, Genava, Dazi Yun, Sakizaya Wisdom, Ocean Phoenix, Pacific Victory, Express and Corona are currently occupying berths to load/offload Containers, Rice, General Cargo, Soya been seeds,
Coal and Palm oil during last 24 hours.
A cargo volume of 144,942 tonnes, comprising 97,165 tonnes
import cargo and 47,777 tonnes export cargo inclusive of
containerized cargo carried in 4,786 Containers (TEUs), (2,608
TEUs imports and 2,178 TEUs exports) was handled at the port
during last 24 hours Following were the highlights in ones during
last 24 hours.
Two ships, MSC Saturn and Ocean Phoenix sailed out to sea on
Tuesday morning, while three more ships MSC Silvana, MSC Saturn, Express Malaku and Pacific Victory are expected to sail in the afternoon.
Four ships, Maersk Kingston, CMA CGM Narmada, CSAV Tyndall
and Tiger Pioneer carrying Containers and Coal are expected to
take berths at Container Terminal and Multi-Purpose Terminal
respectively on Tuesday, 6th March. while a chemicals carrier
‘Othoni’ is due to arrive at Port Qasim on Wednesday, 7th March,
and a Container vessel Priority is due to arrive on Thursday, 8th