The Freight Service is the pioneer Strategic Business Unit of NLC that provides customized logistics solutions to the customers in the ever fast growing market. The Organization specializes in safe transportation and speedy delivery of essential commodities to the length and breadth of the country. Freight Service is known for introducing innovative concepts and technologies in logistics. Be it the induction of most modern prime movers, the concept of containerization or fleet management with the help of the most modern tracking system, NLC performed a crucial role in transformation of cargo sector into a challenging enterprise. Freight Service owns the Country's largest fleet and its operations are extended in transportation of crude, furnace oil, white oil, wheat, fertilizers and other multiple segments of dry cargo. It has huge infrastructure of support facilities all over the country including integral base workshops, field workshops and Trans Freight Stations.
NLC acts as a stabilizing force in the market to maintain equilibrium in transportation rates, generate competition and keep an effective check on unwarranted pressure applied on clients by undesired market forces.
♦ Dry Cargo
Freight Service of NLC, over the years, has developed a highly sophisticated transportation mechanism especially designed to the needs of business community and has the requisite capacity and experience to handle all kinds of dry cargo. The extensive fleet consists of prime movers of world’s all renowned make and type which undertakes dry cargo operations across Pakistan.
♦ Liquid Cargo
Besides handling more than 55% of the country’s crude oil production from 25 oil fields in Northern and Southern zones of Pakistan, NLC Freight Services also specializes in transportation of furnace oil, white oil and edible oil from terminals at ports to the production units all across the country.
♦ Water Services
To overcome the scarcity of clean water in the mega city of Karachi, Freight Service through its specialized fleet of bowzers, provides 32400 gallons of water to a sizable population and industrial units of the port city.
♦ NLC Tracking Solutions
NLC started vehicle tracking of its own fleet in 2004 and was assigned task of NATO/ISAF assets/ Container tracking/ monitoring service in 2013. As the organization gained expertise in vehicle & asset tracking operation, it was decided to launch its own tracking company by the name NLC Tracking Solutions (NTS). Keeping in view inherent strengths like country wide presence and security aspects coupled with its brand name, NLC was able to capture rapidly growing tracking business in Pakistan. NLC has been awarded the Safe Transportation Environment Project (STEP) initiated by Federal Board of Revenue (FBR). Presently, NTS undertakes STEP, commercial tracking, NATO/ISAF tracking & monitoring of its own fleet.