APL Logistics

APL Logistics, a subsidiary of NOL Group, is based in Singapore. The company has 110 locations in 60 countries. In 2013, APL Logistics posted logistics-related revenue estimated at $1.6 billion. This places the company at No. 37 on JOC’s ranking of the Top 40 Global 3PLs.

APL Logistics offers contract logistics services like warehousing, distribution, and inbound logistics. It also offers a full range of air, land, and sea transport solutions in addition to customs brokerage. APL serves the chemical, heavy industry, automotive, tech, healthcare, and retail industries.

APL Logistics operates on an asset heavy strategy. It has also carried out a series of acquisitions and joint ventures in recent years to shore up its position in the marketplace. Some of these firms include Carmichael International and APLL-Zhiqin Group, a Chinese transportation and distribution firm. 

18 Apr 2018
Sponsored: APL Chief Executive Nicolas Sartini gives his outlook on the maritime trade industry for 2018 and areas of market growth. At the JOC TPM Conference in March he discussed the launch of a new EXX service for APL, an 11-day service from Shanghai to Los Angeles, designed as a speed-to-market alternative for air freight.
09 Aug 2017
Kintetsu is the latest of several leading international freight forwarders that have recorded higher volumes in the April to June quarter.
11 May 2017
A favorable exchange rate for US importers is driving more cross-border business between Mexico and the United States.