Karachi ports handle 252,483 tons of cargo

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The Karachi Port and Port Qasim handled a cargo volume of 252,483 tons during the last 24 hours that included 202,070 tons of imports and 50,413 tons of exports, the two ports reported on Monday.

Accordingly, the Karachi Port handled imports, including containerised cargo (80,199 tons), bulk cargo (4,421 tons), coal (18,500 tons) and oil / liquid cargo (69,404 tons). It handled exports, including containerised cargo (45,751 tons).

Port Qasim handled imports, including crude oil (22,301 tons) and containerised cargo (7,245 tons). It handled exports, including containerised cargo (4,662 tons).Berth occupancy was measured at 45 percent at the port on Monday, the Port Qasim Authority reported.

It said that it moored three ships during the last 24 hours, which were carrying containers, crude oil and chemicals. With this, a total of five ships loaded and offloaded containers, edible oil, chemicals and crude oil.

The Karachi Port Trust said that it berthed 13 ships in the last 24 hours, which were carrying containers, general cargo and tankers, while another seven ships, carrying coal, chemicals, containers and vehicles, are expected to arrive at the port in the next 24 hours.



Courtesy: The News


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