Pakistan International Bulk Terminal sets record for handling more than 1 million tonnes of coal in December

Karachi: Pakistan International Bulk Terminal (PIBT) handled a record 1.04 million ton of coal cargo in December 2020, which is 32 percent more than 0.791 million ton cargo handled in December 2019. This is the first month that the terminal volumes have crossed a million tons–solidly establishing PIBT as the… Continue reading

Innovative handling on Port Qasim despite high coal imports

KARACHI: “Pakistan International Bulk Terminal’s (PIBT) existing terminal facilities of handling and storage are already operating at international standards and it is the first dirty bulk cargo handling facility in Pakistan to comply with World Bank’s standards of environment pollution control,” this was stated by Chief Executive, PIBT, Sharique Azim… Continue reading

First ever consignment of Pet Coke unloaded at PIBT Port Qasim

KARACHI: Pakistan International Bulk Terminals Limited (PIBTL) has achieved a milestone in cargo handling by efficiently unloading first ever pet coke coal vessel at PIBT Terminal in just around 17 hours, saving the importer precious time and money. According to a statement issued by PIBTL, the vessel MV. Zhongyu 89… Continue reading

Minister for Maritime Affairs visits PIBT Coal Terminal

Karachi: Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs, Syed Hyder Ali Zaidi visited the Pakistan International Bulk Terminal (PIBT). The Minister was accompanied by the Chairman Port Qasim Authority, Mr. Asad Rafi Chandna, the Karachi Port Trust (KPT) Chairman Rear Admiral Jamil Akhtar and other officials. Chief Executive Officer PIBT, Sharique A…. Continue reading