About Gwadar Port
|Gwadar Port is the third port of Pakistan - Gwadar borders on Arabian Sea and lies in the Balochistan Province and its about 533 km from Karachi and 120 km from the Iranian border. Gwadar Port is located at the mouth of the Persian Gulf and outside the Straits of Hormuz. It is near the key shipping routes used by the mainline vessels in the region with connections to Africa, Asia and Europe and enjoys high commercial and strategic significance.The purpose of developing this port is to stimulate economic growth in the western and northern parts of Pakistan, utilizing the available coastline resources of the country and also providing an outlet for the land locked Central Asian Countries and Afghanistan through transit trade and offering transshipment facilities.
Main features of Gwadar Port are:
Gwadar Port Infrastructure contain:
Special Economic Zone:
The development of a Special Economic zone, will bring additional economic activities to the area and provide further boost to the Port. The Government intends to provide the investors with the most attractive working conditions, liberal concessions, and incentives and all other facilities of international standard.
GPA Complex Fish Harbour Road, Gwadar
311-312, Beaumount Plaza, Beumount Road, Karachi 75530, Pakistan
D-Block Pakistan Secretariat, Ministry of Ports & Shipping, Islamabad, Pakistan