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KPT shipping intelligence report Nov 26

KARACHI: The Karachi Port Trust (KPT) issued the following shipping report for the last 24 hours, ending 0700 hours on Tuesday. ALONG SIDE (Bulk Oil Pier) OP-I Dong Ting Hu D. Mogas Alpine 25/11/19 OP-II Vinalines Galaxy L. Naptha Alpine 22/11/19 ALONG SIDE (East Wharves): 5 Wikanda Naree L. Clinkers Universal 24/11/19 10/11 Gull Wing D. DAP Bulk-Sh. 26/11/19 11/12 ... Read More »

KPT shipping intelligence report Nov 25

KARACHI: The Karachi Port Trust (KPT) issued the following shipping report for the last 24 hours, ending 0700 hours on Monday. ALONG SIDE (Bulk Oil Pier) OP-II Vinalines Galaxy L. Naptha Alpine 22/11/19 ALONG SIDE (East Wharves): 5 Wikanda Naree L. Clinkers Universal 24/11/19 10/11 Mykonos Seas L. Clinkers Bulk-Sh. 23/11/19 11/12 Jay D. Dap Bulk-Sh. 22/11/19 13/14 Sam Lion ... Read More »

Hutchison Ports invests despite Pakistan’s slowing economy

KARACHI: The government’s focus on accelerating economic growth and providing an enabling environment for investment has raised the level of confidence in foreign investors. Despite a slowing economy, Hutchison Ports has made no change in its investment plan for Pakistan and will increase its capacity up to 3.2 million TEUs by 2022. Hutchison Ports General Manager and Head of Business ... Read More »

Elbit nominates Port Melbourne site as development centre

Elbit Systems of Australia has committed to growing its technological development capability in Australia by officially designating its new Port Melbourne facility as a C4I Development Centre. In officially opening the new facility, the Chairman of the Elbit Systems of Australia Board of Directors, Haim Delmar said that this was another demonstration of the parent company’s commitment to Australia. “I’m ... Read More »

KPT shipping intelligence report Nov 22

KARACHI: The Karachi Port Trust (KPT) issued the following shipping report for the last 24 hours, ending 0700 hours on Friday. ALONG SIDE (Bulk Oil Pier) Berth Vacant…….. ALONG SIDE (East Wharves): 1 Liana D. Jet Oil East Wind 20/11/19 13/14 Gh Dawn Run D.Soyabean OC-Services 21/11/19 15 Alondra D.Live Stock Wilhelmsen 21/11/19 ALONG SIDE(P.I.C.T): 8/9 Mol Globe D. L. ... Read More »

Shipping activity at Port Qasim

KARACHI: Four ships, MSC Tomoko, Sakura, Sam Wolf and MOL Globe are expected to sail on Thursday in the afternoon. While a gas carrier Umm Al-Amal is due to arrive at Port Qasim on Friday. Two more ships, Chemroad Echo and Serene Ladia carrying Palm oil and Coal also arrived at outer anchorage of Port Qasim during the same period. ... Read More »

KPT shipping intelligence report on Nov 21

KARACHI: The Karachi Port Trust (KPT) issued the following shipping report for the last 24 hours, ending 0700 hours on Thursday. ALONG SIDE (Bulk Oil Pier) OP-II Bochem Antwerp D. SB Oil Alpine 20/11/19 ALONG SIDE (East Wharves): 1 Liana D. Jet Oil East Wind 20/11/19 10/11 Al Yasat II D. DAP WMA Shipcare 10/11/19 ALONG SIDE(P.I.C.T): Berth Vacant……. ALONG ... Read More »

Rwanda courts UAE investors at global meet

The government and members of the private sector are seeking to increase the involvement of the United Arab Emirates in the Rwandan economy and have gone on a charm offensive at the ongoing 2019 Global Business Forum Africa. At the summit underway in Dubai, Rwanda is represented by a delegation of the private and public sectors in a bid to ... Read More »

KPT ships movement, cargo handling report Nov 19

KARACHI: Following were the movements of ships and cargo handling at the Karachi Port Trust (KPT) during the last 24 hours, ending at 0700 hours on Tuesday. SHIPS BERTHED: Kota Gunawan Container Ship Wan Hai 611 Container Ship Botnay Bay Container Ship Ogino Park Tanker Diaporos Container Ship Carnation Tanker M. T Karachi Tanker SHIPS SAILED: Chem Altamira Tanker Hanne ... Read More »

Tax exemption & provision of fiber optical communication to pave way for development of Gwadar Free Zone & CPEC

GWADAR: China and Pakistan have identified that provincial tax exemption in Balochistan and provision of fiber optical communication would remove the hurdles in the way of development of Gwadar Free Economic Zone and sea port under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). According to official documents both countries realized during 9th JCC meeting of CPEC that active efforts such as local tax ... Read More »

Development of green industry transforms Gwadar port into “green pearl”

ISLAMABAD: In a nursery which covers an area of around 4,000 square meters, moringa trees whose seeds have fairly high economic values grew taller than a person, Euphorbia milii plants with green leaves and red flowers were competing with each other on appearance, and seedlings in flowerpots made of discarded plastic bottles were nourished by atomizers. The nursery with over ... Read More »

KPT shipping intelligence report Nov 15

KARACHI: The Karachi Port Trust (KPT) issue the following shipping report for the last 24 hours, ending 0700 hours on Friday. ALONG SIDE (Bulk Oil Pier) OP-II Sunray D. Mogas GAC 13/11/19 ALONG SIDE (East Wharves): 1 Stolt Commitment L. Ethanol East Wind 12/11/19 2 Seastar D. Chemical East Wind 14/11/19 4 Baltic Leopard D. DAP Bulk-SH. 13/11/19 5 Athos ... Read More »

KPT shipping intelligence report Nov 14

KARACHI: The Karachi Port Trust (KPT) issued the following shipping report for the last 24 hours, ending 0700 hours on Thursday. ALONG SIDE (Bulk Oil Pier) OP-I Lahore D. Crude Oil PNSC 13/11/19 OP-II Elandra Spruce D. Mogas Alpine 11/11/19 OP-II Shalamar D. Crude Oil PNSC 11/11/19 OP-II Sunray D. Mogas GAC 13/11/19 ALONG SIDE (East Wharves): 1 Stolt Commitment ... Read More »

Activities at KPT & Port Qasim

KARACHI: The Karachi Port handled 144,789 tonnes of cargo comprising 99,661 tonnes of import cargo and 45,128 tonnes of export cargo including 3,574 loaded and empty containers during the last 24 hours ending at 0700 hours on Wednesday. The total import cargos of 99,661 tonnes comprised of 31,844 tonnes of containerised cargo; 9,398 tonnes of DPA and 58,419 tonnes of ... Read More »

Australian shipper raps hiked port fees for containers and eyes bulk transport

One of Australia’s largest agricultural shippers has lashed out at “rapid increases” to port infrastructure fees levied by the country’s terminal operators. Last week, a report by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) revealed how the country’s stevedores are using the controversial charges to offset declining volumes and quayside revenue. As a group, DP World Australia (DPWA), Patrick, Victoria ... Read More »

KPT shipping intelligence report Nov 12

KARACHI: The Karachi Port Trust (KPT) issued the following shipping report for the last 24 hours, ending 0700 hours on Tuesday. ALONG SIDE (Bulk Oil Pier) OP-II Shalamar D. Crude Oil PNSC 11/11/19 ALONG SIDE (East Wharves): 5 Grace L. Clinkers Argonaftis 08/11/19 10/11 Al Yasat II D. DAP WMA Shipcare 10/11/19 11/12 Baltic Leopard D. L. Cnt. Bulk-Sh. 09/11/19 ... Read More »

KPT shipping intelligence report Nov 11

KARACHI: The Karachi Port Trust (KPT) issued the following shipping report for the last 24 hours, ending 0700 hours on Monday. ALONG SIDE (Bulk Oil Pier) OP-II Oriental lotus D. Chemical East Wind 05/11/19 OP-II Shalamar D. Crude Oil PNSC 11/11/19 ALONG SIDE (East Wharves): 1 Golden Tulip D. Chemical Alpine 10/11/19 5 Grace L. Clinkers Argonaftis 08/11/19 10/11 Al ... Read More »

China to establish 19 factories in Gwadar: Envoy Yao Jing

QUETTA: Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing said that his government was going to establish 19 factories in Gwadar to create job opportunities for the youth of Balochistan. “China seeks to contribute to the overall development of Balochistan’s mining, agriculture, fisheries and water sectors. The Chinese consulate is easing the visa procedure for the businessman community,” Yao Jing said while ... Read More »

KPT shipping intelligence report Nov 8

KARACHI: The Karachi Port Trust (KPT) issued the following shipping report for the last 24 hours, ending 0700 hours on Friday. ALONG SIDE (Bulk Oil Pier) OP-II Hafnia Guangzhou D. Mogas GAC 05/11/19 ALONG SIDE (East Wharves): 1 Al Mahboobah D. Chemical Wilhelmsen 07/11/19 10/11 Luzon L. Clinkers OC-Services 04/11/19 14/15 Szczecin Trader D. L.Cnt. Golden 06/11/19 16/17 African Macaw ... Read More »

King Abdullah Port delegation visits Liverpool Port in UK

A delegation from King Abdullah Port, which also included officials from the Economic Cities Authority, Saudi Customs and the Border Guards, visited Liverpool Port, one of the largest ports in the UK, with a view to learning about the port’s business processes and operating procedures. The visit to Liverpool Port provided an ideal opportunity for delegation members, which included representatives ... Read More »