Monday, January 25, 2010
Qasim International Container Terminal (QICT) was constituted on July 5, 1994 specifically to tender for the construction and operation of what would be Pakistan?s first Dedicated International Container Terminal, to be built at Port Muhammad Bin Qasim on a build/own/operate basis.
Subsequently P&O Ports demonstrating their commitment to the project, bought out CDC and Pak-Kuwait and owned 55% equity in QICT with 25% being owned by International Terminal Holdings limited of UK and 20% being owned by APM Terminals.
In March 2006 P&O Ports was globally bought over by DP World (Dubai Ports World), one of the top three marine terminal operators in the world having the widest network of 52 terminals spanning 30 countries and five continents. A global capacity of 50 million TEUs and a dedicated, experienced and professional team of 30,000 people providing services in some of the most dynamic economies of the world.
Our Mission is to provide World Class port services and to be a global player in operating and managing ports. We will provide value-for-money, high quality services to our customers through motivated and innovative employees. Our people will be empowered to make optimum utilization of modern facilities, technology and resources while ensuring a reasonable return on investment.