PIBT is being setup as the Country’s first terminal for handling Coal, Clinker and Cement on build, operate and transfer (BOT) basis at Port Qasim Authority.
Port Qasim is located Fifty Kilometres from Karachi, on the coast line of the Arabian Sea. It has a forty five kilometre long navigation channel which provides safe and convenient navigation for vessels. Port Qasim handles more than 40% of Pakistan’s cargo
PIBT will build capacity for handling upto 12m tons of Coal and 4 million tons of Cement & Clinker per year, which can together be further enhanced upto 20 million tons per year.
PIBT is being set up for handling and delivering coal to Power and Cement plants by utilising the rail, road and sea networks
PIBT will be an integral part of the coal supply chain upto the entry gates of power and cement plants located across the country