Congestion at Karachi port ‘grounds’ ship with NATO supplies

Congestion at Karachi port ‘grounds’ ship with NATO supplies


A US vessel carrying military hardware, including about 350 heavy vehicles, for NATO/ISAF (International Security Assistance Force) forces in Afghanistan sailed into Karachi on 31 December, where severe congestion plagues the port, and is still stuck there.

Another two ships with NATO supplies, including reefer containers with refrigeration system were also due to come in. However, terminals and areas around the port were already choked with hundreds of containers unloaded before Pakista...


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