COPHC attend the 6th JCC meeting of CPEC and sign several Framework Agreements
December 29, 2016, the 6th Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) meeting on Long- Term Planning of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) held in Beijing. As the operator of Gwadar Free Zone and Gwadar Port, Mr. Zhang Baozhong, the chairman of COPHC was invited to attend the meeting.
First connectivity of CPEC Successfully Completed in Gwadar Port (Nov 13, 2016)
On November 13.2016, Ceremony of First Connection of CPEC was grandly held at Gwadar. Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Army chief General Raheel Sharif, Balochistan Chief Minister and some Pakistan senior officials, foreign ambassadors and more than 600 guestsfrom all sectors attended the ceremony. Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Sun Weidong also attended the inauguration ceremony on invitation.
13th Nov 2016: Inauguration of Gwadar International Terminal, the shape of daring imagination
13th November marks a day of great significance in economic development of Pakistan. The first export from Gwadar Port; the flagship project of China Pakistan economic corridor occurred and state of the art deep sea port make its mark on the trade routes. Prime Minister and Army Chief, General Raheel Sharif inaugurated the first export vessel from Gwadar.
2016年10月28日上午,瓜达尔港隆重地迎来新的客人----中国外运长航集团旗下的 “长航瀚海”轮(58000吨级),满载着瓜达尔当地建设所需的约3万吨工程设备及物资,在两艘拖轮牵引护送下,缓缓驶入瓜达尔码头2号泊位。
China Overseas Ports Holding Company (COPHC) appointed National Logistics Cell (NLC) as an official Road Transport Company
Gwadar port is fully geared up to cater the logistics activity on port. To facilitate the customers, COPHC team up with NLC, and signed an MOU for cooperation. COPHC appreciated NLC to take part in making Gwadar Port and Free Zone operational progressively.
Gwadar Attracted Much Attention On Balochistan Province Opportunity Conference
China-Pakistan Economic Corridor—Balochistan Province Opportunity Conference was held on September 7thin Karachi. The conference was organized by The Balochistan Economic Forum and Acting Consul General Mu Yongpeng, Advisor to the Chief Minister Balochistan Sardar Dur Muhammad Nasar, President of Balochistan Economic Forum Sardar Shoukat Popalzai attended the conference.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Addressed - Gwadar Free Zone Ground Breaking Ceremony
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif addressed Gwadar Free Zone Ground Breaking Ceremony and inaugurated a string of development projects in Gwadar on September 1st. The Prime Minister unveiled plaques of projects including Gwadar Free Zone that would be exempt from taxes for 23 years and covers an area of 2300 acres.
Gwadar Port & Free Zone Business Introduction & Consultation Seminar held on Aug 26 and Four MoUs singed on Gwadar Free Zone
ISLAMABAD, Aug. 26 (Xinhua) -- Four Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) on the Gwadar Free Zone signed on Thursday, in presence of Federal Minister for Ports and Shipping Mir Hasil Khan Bizenjo, at the Business Introduction & Consultation Seminar held at a Karachi hotel.
Gwadar Free Zone Investment Guide Officially Released
After six months of effort and with the opinions solicited from relevant departments, investors and business representatives, ‘Gwadar Free Zone Investment Guide’ was officially released.
Gwadar Safety Meeting held in Quetta
At the invitation Pakistan Southern Military, Mr. Zhang, Chairman of COPHC went to Quetta exchanged views of Chinese employee’s safety issue in Gwadar area.
COPHC Attend China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Energy Conference
China's National Energy Administration and Pakistan Electricity & Water Department held China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Energy Conference on August 3-4 in Lahore.
GITL has signed an MOU with Mega Movers for Logistics Support Services
On 14th June 2016, Gwadar International Terminals Ltd has signed a Memorandum of understanding with Mega Movers. The MOU is a step to strengthen the bonding of GITL with Local companies and its presence in Balochistan Province.
COPHC attend the 12th Kashgar Central and South Asia Commodity Fair and the 2016 China-Pakistan Economic Corridor - Kashgar Forum
At the invitation of Kashgar Prefectural Administrative Office, Chairman, Mr. Zhang Baozhong, Vice General Manager, Mr. Wu Chunguo of China Overseas Port Holding Company (COPHC) attended the 12th Kashgar Central and South Asia Commodity Fair and the 2016 China-Pakistan Economic Corridor and Kashgar Forum.
June 20, 2016, Mr. Yang Liu Vice President of China Telecom Global.,Ltd, Mr. Wang Yonglin, Chief Representative of SAARC and Mr. Li Ji, Chief Representative Pakistan Representative Office visited our company.
GITL joined hands with GSS & Agreement Signed for Cooperation
On 17th May, 2016, Gwadar international Terminals Ltd – COPHC signed an agreement with Gwadar Shipping Services (GSS) for the discharge of imported Asphalt / Bitumen which has massive demands in near future for the projects that are being in progress in Baluchistan.
Logistic MOU signed between GITL and Icon Logitech
On May 13th, 2016, GITL signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Icon Logitech. The MOU was signed to provide storage area for the import cargo at GITL and Gwadar Free Zone.
Groundbreaking Ceremony of Pakistan (Gwadar) China Linyi Trade City was held in Gwadar on 7th May 2016
Pakistan (Gwadar) China Linyi Trade City is the first project in the Initial Area of Gwadar Free Zone and the groundbreaking ceremony was held on May 7th, 2016.
Mr. Zhang Baozhong,Chairman of COPHC was Invited to 'One Road One Belt' CPEC Investment Construction Cooperation Forum
'One Road One Belt' China Pakistan Economic Corridor Investment Construction Cooperation Forum was held on 28 April, 2016 in Beijing, Mr. Zhang Baozhong,Chairman of COPHC was Invited to the forum.
First recruitment in job fair makes huge success
In order to meet the growing demand of talents. Our company took part in the job fair which was held on April 17,2016 in the Expo Center of Karachi. This is the first time for us to attend such activity in Pakistan.
Chief Minister Balochistan and Commander Southern Command visited the Gwadar Port
Mr. Nawab Sanaullah Khan Zehri, Chief Minister of Balochistan and General Amir Riaz, Commander Southern Command General visited the Gwadar Port on April 13, 2016.
National Seminar: “Peace and Progress In Balochistan” was held in Gwadar
A seminar “Peace and Progress in Balochistan” was held on 12 April, 2016 in Gwadar. The seminar was mainly talk about Balochistan with Respect to Development of Gwadar Port, CPEC& Coastal Cities.
The Communist Party’s Secretary for Xinjiang, Zhang Chunxian visits Gwadar Port
Mr. Zhang Chunxian, the Communist Party’s Secretary for Xinjiang visited Gwadar on April 4th, Mr. Zhang was accompanied by a 61-member delegation, comprising Chinese Ambassador Sun Weidong, the vice governor of Xinjiang, other officails and heads of various investment and business companies.
Gwadar International Terminal (GITL) signed a MoU with North South Transport Network (NSTN)
On March 1st, 2016, Chairman COPHC/Mr. Zhang Baozhong visited Pak China Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCJCCI) accompanied by CEO Gwadar International Terminal/Capt. Dai Xiaolong. A Memorandum of Understanding was inked between GITL and NSTN in which GITL will provide land for warehousing and storage of goods/containers to NSTN at Gwadar port.
Mr.Wang Xiaotao,Vice Chairman Of China National Development And Reform Commission,Visits To Gwadar Port
On Nov 11th,2015, Major participants from Chinese side for the fifth China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Joint Cooperation committee leaded by Mr.Wang Xiaotao accompanied by Mr.Zhang Baozhong, Chairman of China Overseas Ports Holding Company Ltd.(COPHCL),as well as officials from Pakistan government paid a visit to Gwadar Port.
Part Of Gwadar Free Zone Land Has Been Officially Handed Over
On 11th Nov. 2015, Signing Ceremony of handing over partly Gwadar Free Zone land was held at PC Hotel Gwadar. Chief Minister Baluchistan Dr. Abdul Malik Baloch, together with Federal Minister for Planning Development & Reforms Professor Ehsan Iqbal ,Federal Minister for Shipping & Ports Mr.Kamran Michael and Vice Chairman National Development & Reform Commission of PRC Mr. Wang Xiatao,witnessed the ceremony.
Chinese ambassador visit to Gwadar on July 27th, 2015
Accompanied by Mr. Mu yongpeng, vice consulate general of PR China in Karachi, Mr. Zhang baozhong, chairman of COPHC and local government officials, Chinese embassy team of 5 members, including his Excellency Mr. Sun Weidong himself, visited Gwadar port on July27th.2015.
Commencement of the first commercial containerized cargo shipment at Gwadar Port on May 11th, 2015
On May 11th. 2015, China Overseas Ports Holding Co. (COPHC), the concession holder and operator of Gwadar port, has reached a milestone of commencing the first commercial containerized cargo shipment from Gwadar port as the COSCO vessel MV 'Zi Jing Song' gradually approaching berth No.2 of Gwadar International Terminals.

Karachi Office

  • Address 3rd Floor(Ext), Bahria Complex - IV, Chaudhary Khaleeq uz Zaman Road, Gizri, Clifton.

    Karachi, Pakistan.

  • Phone(+92) 21-35155081-84


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  • AddressControl Tower Building, Pak China Friendship Road, Gwadar Port.

    Gwadar, Pakistan.

  • Phone(+92) 86-4212266


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