KARACHI, Nov 17 (APP):Seven ships namely, EM Astoria,MSC Area III, Bangkok Bridge, Chemroad Jupiter, Ocean Fleet, Al-Rayyan and Clearocean Marvel carrying Containers, Palm oil, Steel coil, LNG and Gasoline, berthed at Qasim International Container, Liquid Cargo Terminal, Multi Purpose Terminal, Engro Elengy Terminal and FOTCO Oil Terminal respectively.
Meanwhile four more ships, OOCL Washington, Chemroute Sky, Southern Anooa and Golden Ambrosia carrying Containers, Phosphoric Acid and Palm oil also arrived at outer anchorage of the port during the last 24 hour.
A total of 10 ships were engaged at PQA berths during the last 24 hours, out of them 04 ships,MSC Area III, Bangkok Bridge,EM Astoria and Cape Kortia left the Port on Thursday morning, while 02 more ships, Fuwairit and CNC Dream are expected to sail on today in the afternoon.
A Cargo volume of 163,128 tonnes, comprising 113,947 tonnes imports cargo and 49,181 tonnes export cargo, including containerized cargo carried in 4,178` Containers (1,285 TEUs Imports and 2,893 TEUs export) was handled at the port during last 24 hours.
There are 06 ships at Outer Anchorage of Port Qasim, out of them, 03 ships, OOCL Washington, Chemroute Sky and Golden Ambrosia carrying Containers, Phosphoric Acid and Palm oil are expected to take berths at QICT, EVTL and MW-1 on Thursday and RDO Concord is due to arrive at Port Qasim on Friday.