Pakistan International Container Terminal started operations at Karachi Port in 2002 under a build, operate and transfer contract with Karachi Port Trust. The contract covered the exclusive construction, development, operation and management of a common user terminal at Karachi Port for a period of 21 years from 2002 to 2023.

PICT is a subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI), a global port operator with 32 terminals in 19 countries and a company incorporated in Philippines.


Status of Company Public Interest Company
Company Registration Number 0043992
National Tax Number 1425560-0
Address of Registered Office/Head Office

Plot No. 25/1-A, Street No. 5, Muslimabad, Jamshed Town, Karachi - Pakistan

Phone Number (92-21) 37442366
Fax Number (92-21) 32855715
Email Address



Associated Companies and Website Links

International Container Terminal Services Inc (ICTSI)

Securities Exchange Commission of Pakistan

Karachi Port Trust

Our Vision

Become the leading container terminal operator in Pakistan.

Our Mission

Leverage the ICTSI Group’s world-class brand of port operation to set the industry standard in Pakistan.





Our purpose in doing our work is to grow: grow as individuals, expand as a business and progress as a global organization. More than sustaining lives, we work because of self-worth and dignity. As we further improve ourselves personally and professionally, we believe that the stability and continuous growth of PICT follows.



We work hard at our tasks, believing in performing dutifully, and in committing to first-rate work. Beyond duty, we are willing to go the extra mile. Our company has no room for mediocrity. Focused, punctual and dedicated are a few indisputable attributes PICT employees possess.



We care, we respect. We support each other to ensure that PICT remains viable, and that relations with stakeholders of the port community are stable. We work to sustain our families, pay our dues, or help a relative or a neighbor in need. We value and strive to promote workplace harmony, recognizing the vital role that interdependence has played in PICT’s ceaseless effort to achieve excellence.


We value our work and take responsibility for our actions. We also carry a positive attitude, believing that by working with optimism and self-fulfillment, we produce positive results for the company and for ourselves. PICT management and employees give worth to being employed.



PICT has carried out many successful projects and operations throughout the years and still continues its journey towards becoming the top company of Pakistan.

Having won many awards for our performance in various sectors, we continuously strive to grow in all possible aspects in the near future.

PICT maintained its reputable position despite the competitive and challenging environment by winning the Best HRM Practices Award, Employer of the Year Award by Employers' Federation of Pakistan, and the Fire & Safety Award by the Fire Protection Association of Pakistan.

PICT has also won the Corporate Excellence Award by the Management Association of Pakistan, ranked sixth in the Top 25 Companies by the Pakistan Stock Exchange, second in Work Place Environment and second in the Services sector for Best Practices in OHSE both by the Employers' Federation of Pakistan.