Deep-sea terminal at Karachi Port to start working next month: Bizenjo

KARACHI, Oct 17 (APP): Federal Minister for Ports and Shipping Senator Hasil Khan Bizenjo on Monday said the deep-sea water containers terminal at Karachi Port will start functioning before the end of next month.

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif was expected to be the chief guest at the inaugural ceremony of the terminal, the minister said in an interactive meeting with the members of Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) here.

The terminal after being functionl would help give boost to trade by increased cargo trafficking, he noted.

KCCI President Shamim Ahmed Firpo, former KCCI presidents Siraj Kassam Teli, M Zubair Motiwala and Tahir Khaliq, Senior Vice President Asif Nisar, Vice President Muhammad Younas Soomro and managing committee members attended the meeting.