Shipping activity at Port Qasim

Staff Reporter

Karachi

Four ships Maersk Salina, Bunga Azalea, Globe Tanya and Umm Bab carrying containers, palm oil, LPG and LNG were allotted berths at Qasim International Container Terminals, Liquid Cargo Terminal, SSGC LPG Terminal and Engro Elengy Terminal respectively on Wednesday.
Meanwhile three more ships, CMA CGM Maupassant, Ocean Quartz and Lahore with Containers, Project Cargo and Furnace oil also arrived at outer anchorage of Port Qasim (PQ) during last 24 hours.
Berth occupancy was reported at the port at forty percent on Wednesday where a total of six ships, Maersk Salina, Maersk Columbus, CMA CGM Uruguay, Globe Tanya, Umm Bab, Bunga Azaleand and Balsam are currently occupying berths to load/offload Containers, LPG, LNG Palm oil and Furnace oil during last 24 hours.
Cargo throughput during last 24 hours stood 117,993 tonnes, comprising 83,147 tonnes import cargo and 34,846 tonnes export cargo inclusive of containerized cargo carried in 3,644 containers (TEUs) 1,810 TUEs imports TUEs and 1,834 TUEs exports) was handled at the port.