The National Logistics Cell (NLC) in its one of the largest wheat transportation operation has so far transported more than 600,000 tons of wheat from Karachi Ports to various storage facilities located in upcountry.
Following import of wheat by Government of Pakistan to avert looming crisis of most important staple food in the country, the transportation operation started in mid-October 2020. Since then, NLC is busy in round the clock transportation and has employed all-weather and all-terrain vehicles to ensure uninterrupted supply of essential grain to the end consumers. NLC has handled discharge of multiple wheat vessels at ports. Around 10,000 to 15,000 tons of wheat is being transported on daily basis from port city of Karachi to the government managed storage points.