Pakistan International Container Terminal Services (PICT) has welcomed the newly launched UAE-Indian subcontinent-Gulf feeder service (UIG) with an inaugural call at the Port of Karachi.
The UIG feeder service, a joint initiative between Abu Dhabi Ports’ Safeen Feeders and Singapore-based Bengal Tiger Line, covers two loops from the United Arab Emirates to the Indian subcontinent and the upper Gulf region.
Khurram Khan, chief executive officer, PICT, commented: ” We appreciate this new partnership and look forward to adding value to their product by offering quality services leading to enhanced future growth,” said
The service is operated by three 2,800 nominal vessels and connects nine regional ports across the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Pakistan. And strengthens the connection between the East and West trade hubs, significantly enhancing the region’s global competitiveness.