KARACHI, Sep 14 (APP):Three ships namely, Maersk Pelepas, MSC Ellen and Cap Andreas, carrying Containers, berthed at Qasim International Container Terminal on Wednesday.
Meanwhile two more Container ships, Starry and MSC Tia-II also arrived at the outer anchorage of Port Qasim on Thursday.
A total of 07 ships were engaged at PQA berths during the last 24 hours, out of them two ships, MSC Ellen and ICE Fighter left the port on Thursday, while three more ships, Chem-Road Rose, Chem Bulldog and Maersk Pelepas are expected to sail on Thursday.
A cargo volume of 96,228 tonnes, comprising 56,419 tones of import Cargo and 39,809 tonnes of export cargo, including containerized cargo carried in 3,911 Containers (2,073 TEUs Imports and 1,838 TEUs export) was handled during the last 24 hours.
There are ten ships at Outer Anchorage of Port Qasim, out of them four ships, MSC Tia-II, Sea-span Beacon, No.2 Ocean Pioneer and Hafnia Pegasus & another ship, XT Pioneer are expected to take berths at Container Terminal, Liquid Terminal Oil Terminal and Multi-Purpose Terminal on Thursday, while two more container ships, Lana and SSL Mumbai are due to arrive at Port Qasim on Friday.