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Karachi Port Trust (KPT) to enhance cargo handling by 75Mn Tons

KARACHI: A cargo passage worth almost $8-10 billion is under planning to be constructed along with the sea front from Karachi Port to Port Qasim for swift cargo progress, including cargoes carrying fluids and all kinds of shipments. Rear Admiral Jamil Akhter, the chairman of Karachi Port Trust along with federal minister for Maritime Affairs and Foreign Affairs Abdullah Hussain Haroon in Karachi Port Trust (KPT) provided these details to media  on Friday. Furthermore, the minister evaluated the progressive reports of the…

Fish exports increased to more than 16%

ISLAMABAD: The fish exports showed hike of about 16.33% during the initial period of fiscal year (2017-18) comparatively to that of last year. The data of Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) revealed that, Pakistani seafood that is sold abroad costs around $423.996 million for the month of July to May (2017-18) in comparison to July-May (2016-17) when it was $364.481 million. The trade of fish exports has showed a tremendous rise from 143,313 metric tons to 178,906 metric tons in the period of 2017-2018. Pakistan has…