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Karachi Gateway Terminal (Private) Limited


Karachi Gateway Terminal (Private) Limited (KGTL) is the new Joint Venture between AD Ports Group and Kaheel Terminals which will manage, operate and develop container berths 6-10 at East Wharf, Karachi Port.

KGTL has been established via a 50-year concession agreement between AD Ports Group and Karachi Port Trust with the aim of strengthening container capacity and enhancing efficiency to promote global trade.

KGTL will undertake significant investment in infrastructure and superstructure that will strengthen Karachi’s position as an important logistics hub and a key player in the maritime industry, in parallel attracting investment and stimulating economic prosperity in the region.

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Key Facts

  • Current berth depth: 13.5 metres
  • Quay Wall: 800 metres
  • Berths: 5
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  • KGTL is a modern container terminal operating Berths 6-10, East Wharf, Karachi Port.
  • In close proximity to Karachi city
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  • Substantial container yard space
  • 24/7 arrival and departure
  • The first Container Terminal to have onsite rail links upcountry