Tuesday, 26 June 2012 13:51
KARACHI: Shipping activity remained active at the Port Qasim during last 24 hours, where two ships carrying chemical and furnace oil were allotted berths at Engro Vopak Terminal and FOTCO Terminal on Monday, June 25. Meanwhile two more ships scheduled to load/offload containers and edible oil also arrived at outer anchorage of Port Qasim during last 24 hours.
Berth occupancy was 45 percent at the Port on Tuesday where total number of five ships namely MSC Ayala, BBC Kosan, Ginga Eagle, Lady Fell and MT. Quetta are currently occupying berths to load/offload containers, general cargo, chemical, edible oil and furnace oil respectively during last 24 hours.
A cargo volume of 32638 tannes comprising 14788 tonnes imports and 17850 tonnes exports inclusive of containerized cargo carried in 850 containers (Boxes) were handle at the Port during last 24 hours.
Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2012