The M.V. CHITRAL is 46,710 deadweight; Handymax Bulk Carrier built in 2003 by Oshima Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. The vessel has been purchased from a company named Royal Knight Limited Hong Kong.
The acquisition of M.V. Chitral is in line with PNSC’s commitment to Modernization, Development and Strengthening of the National Flag Carrier of Pakistan.
Acquisition of M.V. Chitral is part of the 5 years development plan to modernize PNSC’s fleet through induction of modern ships to serve Pakistan’s trade and also of the world at large.
SPECIFICATIONS OF MV CHITRAL
Call Sign AQQE
IMO Number 9272876
Gross Tonnage 26395 mt
Summer Deadweight 46710 mt
Summer Draught 11.778 m
Length Overall 185.73 m
Breadth 30.95 m
Built OSHIMA SHIPBUILDING CO. LTD, JAPAN - JUN 2003
Cargo Gear GEARED
Pakistan National Shipping Corporation
"PNSC" is the national flag carrier managing a fleet of 09 vessels. The Corporation's head office is located in Karachi. A regional office based in Lahore caters for upcountry shipping requirements. The Corporation also has an extensive overseas network of agents looking after its world wide shipping business.
Corporation manages the following fleet
a. Multi Purpose Cargo Ships 03
b. Aframax Tankers 03
c. Bulk Carrier 03
Dead Weight Tonnage 565, 273 DWT
|PNSC First Handymax Bulk Carrier “ MV CHITRAL “|