Press Release

FPCCI HAS TAKEN NOTE THAT THERE IS A PILOT STRIKE AT KARACHI PORT TRUST

8 MARCH 2018, THE FEDERATION OF PAKISTAN CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE & INDUSTRY HAS TAKEN NOTE THAT THERE IS A PILOT STRIKE AT KARACHI PORT TRUST SINCE YESTERDAY 07TH MARCH 2018. IT IS NOW MORE THAN 24 HOURS SINCE THE COMMENCEMENT OF THE STRIKE.

MANAGEMENT OF KARACHI PORT TRUST AND MINISTRY OF MARITIME AFFAIRS ARE REQUESTED TO TAKE SUITABLE URGENT ACTION TO END THE STRIKE IN AN AMICABLE MANNER.

PORTS CLOSURE RESULTS IN LOSSES OF MILLIONS OF DOLLARS TO THE BUSINESS COMMUNITY AND ALSO PROJECTS NEGATIVE PUBLICITY FOR THE COUNTRY.


TARIQ HALEEM
VICE PRESIDENT FPCCI