Eastern Group of Companies is Pakistan's leading maritime group, with
interest and activities
encompassing as ship agency, chartering, shipbroking,
stevedoring/terminal operations, freight
forwarding and NVOCC operations. First
company in the group, Eastern Sea Transport (Pvt) Ltd.
was established in 1981 by
late Mr.Ikhtisar Ahmed, father of present Managing Director and
Mr.Aquil Ahmed. Eastern group, a family concern, is now sailing in third
with Mr.Adeel Ahmed joining as Director after having completed Masters degree
Shipping, Trade & Finance from CASS Business School, London, UK.
From its inception as ship agents, eastern group has expanded & diversified in to a
and well-respected organization with strong connections in Pakistan and
Due to the highest standards of integrity, quality and professionalism, eastern group has been
as the exclusive member of Multiport Ship Agencies
Network in Pakistan. This
distinction further speaks volumes of our high
calibre, reputation and virtuosity.
The group's headquarter and all administrative funtions are housed in its own office building,
Eastern House, in the Keamari
district of Karachi immediately adjacent to the port. Additional
terminal operations offices
are maintained at Karachi Port where fully computerized office
facilities and container terminal
is operating round the clock.
Eastern group has its own offices at all the inland container depots at Lahore, Faisalabad
Sialkot which are the main commercial/industrial centers of Pakistan.