Pacific International Lines

Pacific International Lines

27 May 2020
A wave of government support measures and the rising threat of overcapacity speaks to the pain on the way, even if carriers have shown they’ve learned from the 2008-2009 global financial crisis not to pull punches when it takes to cutting capacity quickly.
22 Aug 2014
CMA CGM, China Shipping Container Lines, Orient Overseas Container Lines and Pacific International Lines have plans to launch a joint service connecting Northeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand.
A Hapag-Lloyd container seen in Singapore.
02 Jul 2014
The ink was hardly dry on Hapag-Lloyd’s merger deal with Chilean carrier CSAV when departing chief executive Michael Behrendt raised the prospect of acquiring an Asian container line.
18 Jun 2014
At the end of this month, four ocean carriers will launch a new joint service connecting China, Southeast Asia and the Indian subcontinent.
24 Apr 2014
Multipurpose ocean carrier NileDutch and Singapore-based Pacific International Lines have reached a vessel-sharing agreement to jointly operate a new container service between Asia and West Africa, starting in mid-May.
Cargo containers on a ship
04 Feb 2014
Based on SeaIntel’s monthly Global Liner Performance reports from 2013, container ships reached their destination ports around the world on time 79.5 percent of the time in 2013...
PIL's new Asia Pacific Northwest Service rotation.
15 Jan 2014
Pacific International Lines will start calling at the Port of Seattle in February.
Container ship
31 Dec 2013
Seventeen of the Top 20 container carriers worldwide are expecting deliveries of new ships in the next 12 months, which could make 2014 a record-breaking year for capacity...
15 Aug 2013
Pacific International Lines has revised the port rotation for its China Transpacific Service, which connects the U.S. West Coast, Oceania and Asia.
31 May 2013
The Port of Long Beach this week recognized 20 ocean carriers and shipowners for their efforts to improve air quality by
30 May 2013
Pacific International Lines will soon revise its CTP service to provide a direct connection between Manila, the Philippines, and Los Angeles.
23 May 2013
Yang Ming Marine Transport, Evergreen Line, Pacific International Lines and Sinotrans will launch a joint China-Australia-Taiwan service on June 7.
03 May 2013
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines will be taking space on Pacific International Lines’ Mozambique Express Service.
02 May 2013
MOL and Pacific International Lines have announced a new joint Indian Ocean Islands Express Service.
16 Apr 2013
Starting May 4, Cosco Container Lines, Evergreen Line, PIL and Wan Hai Line will launch a new weekly service linking Asia and the west coast of South America, called Asia-South America Service, WSA2.
27 Mar 2013
On April 3, Wan Hai Lines will join Yang Ming Line and Pacific International Lines in operating the Pan Asia Service II to provide an express service from North China to Singapore and Malaysia.
27 Feb 2013
Pacific International Lines has been sentenced in U.S. federal court under the terms of a plea agreement that requires the Singapore-based container shipping company to pay $2.2 million in criminal penalties...
26 Feb 2013
The member lines of the Asia-West Africa Trade Agreement will increase rates on its Far East to West Africa westbound trade by $250 per 20-foot-equivalent unit, effective March 15.
14 Feb 2013
Singapore-based Pacific International Lines is expanding its Africa-Middle East-India Service with a weekly call at India’s Port of Hazira.
06 Jun 2012
The Port of Long Beach Tuesday recognized 14 shipping lines for consistently reducing their vessel speed in the harbor area in order to cut down on harmful emissions.
23 May 2012
APL and Pacific International Lines will launch a new a new joint service linking the Far East and Red Sea next month.
30 Mar 2012
MOL will expand its container shipping services between Asia and Africa with a new route next month.
25 Jul 2011
Severe terminal congestion at India’s Port of Nhava Sheva (Jawaharlal Nehru) spurred major ocean carriers to skip calls at the port and reroute ships to Mundra, a privately-owned cargo hub farth
05 May 2011
Pacific International Lines is expanding its China Transpacific service to connect Long Beach with ports in Australia and New Zealand.
31 Mar 2011
Four Asian carriers are teaming up in a joint service from North Asia to Long Beach in early April.
23 Feb 2011
Four Asian carriers plan to launch all-water bi-weekly service from Asia to the East Coast of South America, adding capacity on the trade route they already serve with a weekly service.