KARACHI, Nov 03 (APP): The ship callings were recorded on Tuesday, where six ships namely, MSC Jasmine, Hamburg Eagle, Xin Hai Tong-9, Ince Kastamonu, GT Star and Corona carrying Containers, Coal, Wheat, Chemicals and Palm oil, arrived at Port Qasim and berthed at Container Terminal, Grain Terminal, Bulk Terminal, Huang Fuyun Terminal, Engro Terminal and Liquid Terminal respectively.
Meanwhile four more ships, MOL Generosity, FLC Happiness, Tivoli Park and Kiran China carrying Containers, Steel coil, Coal and Phosphoric Acid also arrived at outer anchorage of the Port during the last 24 hours.
A total of 13 ships were engaged at PQA berths during the last 24 hours, out of them, five ships, MSC Paola, Seago Piraeus, GT Star, Wonder Vega and Mesaimeer left the port on Wednesday morning, while another ship ‘MSC Jasmine’ is expected to sail on today in the afternoon.
A cargo volume of 165,758 tonnes, comprising 84,125 tonnes imports cargo and 81,633 tonnes export cargo, including containerized cargo carried in 5,059 Containers (874 TEUs Imports and 4,185 TEUs export) was handled at the port during last 24 hours.
There are 20 ships at Outer Anchorage of Port Qasim, out of them three ships, MOL Generosity, Tivoli Park and BW Clyde carrying Containers, Chemicals and Gas oil are expected to take berths at Container Terminal, Chemicals Terminal and Oil Terminal respectively on Wednesday, while three more Container vessels, MSC Texa, Maersk Nile and CMA CGM Orfeo are due to arrive at Port Qasim on Thursday.