Shipping to Pakistan - Air and Sea Freight Services

Karachi Chundrigar skyline.jpg
A view of the skyline in Karachi's financial district.
Rank 27th (PPP)
47th (Nominal)

Pakistani Rupee (PKR)

Rs.1 = 100 Paisas
Fiscal year July 1 – June 30
Trade organisations ECOSAFTAASEANWIPO and WTO
GDP $240 billion (nominal) (2012)[1]
$510 billion (PPP) (2011)
GDP growth 3.7% (2012)[2]
GDP per capita

$1,378 (nominal; 2012) [3]

$3,134 (PPP; 2012)[4]
GDP by sector agriculture: 21.2%, industry: 25.4%, services: 53.4% (2010 est.)
Inflation (CPI) 16.17% (2009–2010)[5]
below poverty line
24% (2010)[6]
Labour force 55.77 million (2010 est.)
Labour force
by occupation
agriculture: 43%, industry: 20.3%, services: 36.6% (2005 est.)
Unemployment 6.2% (2011 est.)
Main industries textiles and apparel, food processing, pharmaceuticals, construction materials, paper products, fertilizer, shrimp
Ease of Doing Business Rank 105th (2012)[7]
Exports $30.9 billion (2011 est.)[8][9]
Export goods textiles (garments, bed linen, cotton cloth, yarn), rice, leather goods, sports goods, chemicals, manufactures, carpets and rugs
Main export partners US 15.8%, UAE 7.9%, China 7.3%, UK 4.3%, Germany 4.2% (2010)
Imports $39.9 billion (2011 est.)
Import goods petroleum, petroleum products, machinery, plastics, transportation equipment, edible oils, paper and paperboard, iron and steel, tea
Main import partners China 17.9%, Saudi Arabia 10.7%, UAE 10.6%, Kuwait 5.5%, US 4.9%, Malaysia 4.8% (2010)
Public finances
Revenues 2.463 Trillion PKR ($26.7 billion) (2011 est.)
Expenses 3.767 Trillion PKR ($39.9 billion)(2011 est.)
Main data source: CIA World Fact Book
All values, unless otherwise stated, are in US dollars

International Delivery to Pakistan

If you are shipping to Pakistan, why not let Intercargo take the stress and hassel out of your shipping needs. We offer an efficient freight service to all international destination ports, with many Airlines daily and Shipping lines departing every week. We can ensure your items are loaded soon after collection/delivery.

Smaller items can sometime be more economical to send by Air freight, however for many larger shipments we can also provide Sea Freight Services including 20ft or 40ft steel containers. Our services vary depending on your needs. We can supply a container for you to pack and load on-site. Our packing service includes packing, palletising and shrink-wrapping.

In Pakistan, Intercargo provide a full range of freight forwarding and Courier services, below is list of our most popular services;

Recommended Agents

Air Freight Forwarder
  • 7 2nd Floor Doga Plaza,
    VIP Services Road Opp. Islamabad Airport Pakistan
    Fax: 051-5161209