Useful Resources

APL not only has one of the world’s most modern container fleets and expansive intermodal networks, we also strive to be a one-stop-shop for your shipping needs. Not sure what container you need or how best to load it? Need more information about bills of lading? Looking for a tariff? APL has the answers to all your shipping and transport requirements.

APL Starter Kit

APL Starter Kit This Starter Portal aims to address and guide you through the end-to-end process for your shipping transactions.


Verified Gross Mass (VGM)

Verified Gross Mass (VGM) Discrepancy between the declared and actual gross mass of a packed container can lead to incorrect vessel stowage decisions and consequentially major accidents. Find out how to submit VGM via APL's various channels.


Safety & Security Resources

Safety Security Resources APL is committed to continually review company security procedures and protocols to ensure we respond instantly to any changes in regulatory requirements, or maritime and supply chain security threats.


Equipment Guide

Equipment Guide With a large and comprehensive container fleet ranging from standard dry cargo containers to refrigerated and special containers, we offer solutions for all your cargo transportation needs.


Terms & Conditions

Terms Conditions View and access APL’s bill of lading terms and conditions.


Rates & Tariffs

Rates Tariffs All our tariffs, rates and rules for major ocean trade lanes.