Communication channels to be established for efficient LNG traffic at Port Qasim: Zaidi


ISLAMABAD, March 19 (APP):Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs Syed Ali Haider Zaidi Tuesday said communication channels would be established in collaboration with the United States (US) coastal agencies at Port Qasim for efficient Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) traffic.
During a meeting with the US Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy Steven Winberg and his team, held at Washington DC, he said Port Qasim Authority would be benefited from the US coastal agencies technical expertise, a statement received here said.
Both sides agreed on expanding cooperation in energy and maritime sector.
The participants, while appreciating the minister’s vision for blue economy, said it would bring economic prosperity for the entire region.