PICT has surpassed the 10 million-TEU mark 19 years after starting operations at the Port of Karachi


Pakistan International Container Terminal (PICT), International Container Terminal Services, Inc.’s subsidiary at the Port of Karachi, recently marked a milestone with the handling of its 10-millionth TEU since commencing operations in 2002.

“This hallmark achievement is a result of synchronized efforts and dedication of our entire team, along with the fortifying partnership and cohesion we enjoy with our esteemed customers, who are among the key elements of our successful operations. We thank our employees for their dedication, our customers for their patronage, and stakeholders for helping us reach this milestone,” said Khurram Aziz Khan, PICT Chief Executive Officer.

Mr. Khan led a simple ceremony to commemorate the landmark achievement and was joined by Hans-Ole Madsen, ICTSI Regional Head – Europe, Middle East and Africa; Rune Rasmussen, PICT Independent Director; and PICT’s senior management team.

“The 10 million TEU milestone is PICT’s expression of commitment to supporting the economic resilience of the country. As we continue to build our legacy, our vision to become the container terminal of choice in Pakistan’s busiest port city resonates with our conscious efforts and focused actions towards improving the ease of doing business, promoting digitalization, and provision of efficient customer services to our clientele,” added Mr. Khurram.

A widely recognized organization, PICT is a regular recipient of accolades from prestigious corporate forums due to the company’s reliable services and exceptional operation. It has ranked among the top 25 companies at the Pakistan Stock Exchange five times, topped the Corporate Excellence Awards for the past consecutive years, and has been recognized for adherence to industry best management practices.