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LOGISTICS and INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT.

Byline: S.KAMAL HAYDER KAZMI

ESTIMATED LENGTH OF ROADS IN PROVINCES (kms)YEARS CATEGORY PUNJAB SINDH KPK BALOCHISTAN GB and AJK TOTAL Total 105085 81618 42765 29727 1565 2607602009-10 Low Type 32179 24993 13095 9103 480 79850 High Type 72906 56625 29670 20624 1085 180910 Total 105253 80625 42550 29500 1535 2594632010-11 Low Type 32147 24000 13000 9000 450 78597 High Type 73106 56625 29550 20500 1085 180866 Total 106455 80960 42975 29625 1580 2615952011-12 Low Type 32590 24335 13140 9125 465 79655 High Type 73865 56625 29835 20500 1115 181940 Total 107805 81385 42980 29655 1590 2634152012-13 Low Type 33090 24685 13140 9130 470 80515 High Type 74715 56700 29840 20525 1120 182900 Total 107973 81493 43035 29692 1592 2637552013-14 Low Type 32729 24415 12996 9030 465 79635 High Type 75214 57078 30039 20662 1127 184120

TOP COUNTRIES BY LONGEST ROAD NETWORKS

RANK###COUNTRY###ROAD LENGTH (KM)###YEAR OF INFORMATION

###1###USA###7044453###2010

###2###China###4106387###2011

###3###India###3320410###2009

###4###Brazil###1751868###2004

###5###Japan###1210251###2011

###6###Canada###1042300###2009

###7###France###1027183###2011

###8###Russia###982000###2009

###9###Austrailia###823217###2011

###10###Spain###681298###2008

EARNINGS OF PAKISTAN RAILWAYS (Rs. Mn)

###FISCAL YEAR###EARNING###% CHANGE

###2004-05###18027###23.2

###2005-06###18184###0.9

###2006-07###19194###5.5

###2007-08###19973###4.1

###2008-09###23160###16.0

###2009-10###21886###-5.5

###2010-11###18740###-14.4

###2011-12###15444###-17.5

###2012-13###18070###17.0

###2013-14(July-March)###17736###--

CARGO HANDLED AT KARACHI PORT (000 tons)

###PERIOD###EXPORTS###IMPORTS###TOTAL

###2007-08###11676###25517###37193

###2008-09###13365###25367###38732

###2009-10###13528###27892###41420

###2010-11###12843###28589###41432

###2011-12###11674###26201###37875

###2012-13###12150###26700###38850

###JUL-MAR

###2012-13###8893###19909###28802

###2013-14###8452###22225###30677

PASSENGER AND FREIGHT TRAFFIC

###SUBJECT###2011-12###2012-13

Number of Passenger Carried (million)###41.1###42

###Passenger Traffic (million kms)###16093###17388

###Freight carried Tones (million)###1.3###1.0

###Freight Tones (million kms)###402###419

###Gross Earning (Rs. million)###15444###18070

PAKISTAN: PROJECT FINANCING ARRANGEMENT

###COMPLETION

###NAME###COST OF THE PROJECT###START DATE

###DATE

###HIGHWAYS AND MOTORWAYS

1. Karakorum Highway (Phase-II)###Rs. 379 billion (including Rs. 6.0

###Dec. 2014###Dec. 2017

Raikot to Islamabad (487 Kms)###billion for Land Acquisition)

2. Karachi-Lahore Motorway (Multan-###Rs. 246 billion plus Land

###Oct. 2014###Dec. 2017

###Sukkur Section) (387 Kms)###Acquisition cost of Rs. 61.0 billion.

###RAILWAYS

3. Rehabilitation and Up-gradation of

Karachi-Lahore-Peshawar (ML-1)###US$ 3650 million###July 2015###Dec. 2017

###Railway Track (1736 kms)

4. Construction of Havelian Dry port

###US$ 40 million###July 2015###Dec. 2017

including cargo handling facilities.

###US $ 1.6 billion actual cost of the

5. Orange Line Metro Train Project in###Not yet

###project will be determined once###Not yet finalized

###Lahore (27.1 kms)###finalized

###the financial bids are opened

###GWADAR PORT

###6. Construction of East-Bay

###Rs. 11-12 billion###30 Aug. 2014###Sep. 2016

Expressway Gwadar Port (18.9 kms)

7. Construction of Breakwaters

###Rs. 13.0 billion###Oct. 2015###April 2016

###Gwadar Port

8. Dredging of Berthing Areas and

###Rs. 2.8 billion###Oct. 2015###Jan. 2016

###Channels Gwadar Port

9. Infrastructure Development for

###Rs. 3.45 billion###Oct. 2015###June 2017

###EPZA and GIEDA Gwadar

###OPTICAL FIBRE CABLE (OFC)

###US$ 44 million including 15

###percent local component through

10. China-Pakistan Optical Fibre

###PSDP and 85 percent FEC###2014###2017

###Cable (OFC) Project

###provided through soft loan by

###Chinese Ministry of Commerce

IRAN-PAKISTAN GAS PIPELINE

###Type###Natural gas

###National Iranian Oil Co.

###Sui Northern Gas Pipelines

###Partners

###Sui Southern Gas Pipelines.

###Gazprom JSC

###Length###2775 km (1724 mi)

###Maximum discharge###40 billion cubic metres (1.4A-1012 cu ft) per year

###Diameter###56 in (1422 mm)

TOTAL IMPORT OF CARGO AT GWADAR PORT

###NO. OF SHIPS ARRIVED###TYPE OF CARGO###SINCE 2008 UPTO MARCH

###2014

###26###Wheat###963.4

###136###Urea###4831.5

###Total: 152###Wheat + Urea###5764.4
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