APL Logistics

APL Logistics, a subsidiary of NOL Group, is based in Singapore. The company has 110 locations in 60 countries. 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. 

31 Jul 2020
Logistics managers have to negotiate dueling mandates around speed to market and carbon emissions reductions; a new tool from APL Logistics is designed to help them determine which metric is more important.
13 Feb 2012
APL is joining the container shipping drive to push up pricing on shipments from Asia to Europe, announcing i
05 Dec 2011
The landlord of Indonesia’s largest port said it will quintuple container storage later this week to help reduce congestion.
02 Nov 2011
APL pulled some of its refrigerated containers from service and said Wednesday the remaining stock in its reefer fleet is safe
30 Sep 2011
Ron Widdows, a prominent leader in the global container industry, is leaving his position as group president and CEO of Neptune Orient Lines as of Oct.
09 Sep 2011
Asset-based logistics models will outperform pure third-party-logistics operations in fast-growing emerging markets in the coming years, said APL Logistics’s president.
31 Aug 2011
APL Logistics said it is outperforming the U.S. intermodal market since its reentry into the business last year after a decade-long absence.
29 Aug 2011
APL Logistics is taking a “cautious” outlook for the rest of the year and into 2012, despite a strong first half-year performance and growth in emerging markets and automotive logistics.
12 Aug 2011
Neptune Orient Lines reported a $57 million loss on Friday as its APL liner shipping operation's pricing fell 9 percent in the second quarter, and the shipping line said it will post a loss for the fu
11 Jul 2011
APL Logistics is offering double-stack container service in India and plans to expand its service as more rail corridors are approved for stacktrains.
29 Jun 2011
Ocean carriers are offering a menu of new services to improve the supply chain efficiency and reduce the cost of delivering cargo from Asia to U.S.
16 Jun 2011
APL Logistics, looking for greater efficiency matching international and U.S. domestic transport, will deploy its own fleet of 53-foot containers in the North American domestic intermodal market.
08 Jun 2011
APL President Eng Aik Meng announced his resignation on Wednesday, expanding a rapid overhaul in the top leadership at one of the world’s largest container shipping lines.
30 May 2011
Ocean container volume for Neptune Orient Lines and its APL shipping subsidiary rose jumped 9 percent in the four weeks ending May 6 but average revenue per box fell back 4 percent to the lowest point
06 Dec 2010
APL’s average revenue per container fell 4.1 percent from the month before in the container line’s November reporting period, the third straight month-to-month slide in pricing despite the carrier’s s
24 Nov 2010
APL Logistics hired two veteran intermodal experts to strengthen its inland transport capabilities.
22 Nov 2010
APL Logistics is starting a service that trucks containers the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh to Vietnam’s Port of Cai Mep in Vietnam.
06 Aug 2010
Neptune Orient Lines, the parent of container carrier APL, reported a second quarter net profit of US$100 million, compared with a net loss of $146 million a year earlier, as revenue jumped 53 percent