Terminal operators refuse to extend waiver from detention, demurrage charges: KCCI

KARACHI: Terminal operators have refuse to extend waiver from demurrage and detention charges despite clear instruction of the government to facilitate the trade in the wake of COVID-19. The terminals are demanding... Read more »

Port activity remains normal, no gas leakage reported: KPT chairman

KARACHI: Rear Admiral Jameel Akhtar, Chairman, Karachi Port Trust (KPT) on Monday said that the port activities are remained normal and there is no incident of gas leakage reported in port area. Read more »

KPT denies toxic gas leakage from port area

KARACHI: Karachi Port Trust (KPT) has clarified new reports about leakage of toxic gas from inside port area. Read more »

KPT asks terminal operators to ensure implementation of axle load regime

KARACHI: Karachi Port Trust (KPT) has asked terminal operators to ensure implementation of Axle Load Regime. Read more »

Karachi Ports handles largest ever vessel

KARACHI: Karachi Port Trust (KPT) has handled the largest ever vessel in the history of port activity in Pakistan with gross registered tonnage of 153,666 metric tons. Read more »

New shipping policy to be in vogue soon: Ali Zaidi

KARACHI: New shipping policy will be in vogue very soon and it will bring huge investment in shipping sector, Syed Ali Haider Zaidi, Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs said on Monday. Read more »

Weather alert of wind-thunderstorm issued for ports

KARACHI: Weather alert of wind-thunderstorm has been issued for ports and fishermen for July 29 – 30, 2019 and authorities have been advised to take precautionary measures. Read more »

KPT issues Cyclone Vayu safety warning

KARACHI: Karachi Port Trust (KPT) on Thursday issued safety warning for ships in the wake of depression created due to ‘Cyclone Vayu’. Read more »