APL Starter Kit (A.S.K.)

Your APL Journey Begins Here

A warm welcome and thank you for choosing to ship with APL.

At APL, we pride ourselves in providing quality, responsive and competent service for every customer. Our goal is to make your APL experience a smooth-sailing one.

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Connecting your business across the globe

connecting business

APL offers more than 120 weekly services, calling ports in over 70 countries, delivering world-class shipping services to our customers globally.

Click on the trade below find the service that meet your shipping needs.


Check schedules

Check your schedules easily with APL’s Routing Finder. There is bound to be a solution for you!


Rates, Tariffs and Surcharges

To find out APL’s rates and tariffs for your shipping requirements, please click here.

To understand APL’s global tariff rules for all ocean trade lanes and the essential terms for all U.S. service contracts, click here to find out more.

For APL carrier charges, please click here.

Alternatively, you can contact your local sales representative for specific rates and tariffs related to your shipping needs.


Make a booking

Once you have all the information you need, you can start to make a booking with APL!

Simply login at APL Homeport here.


Track your shipment

Wondering where your cargo is right now? Simply enter your container or Bill of Lading reference number in our Tracking tool here.


Invoicing and payment

With an APL eBusiness account, obtain your invoices via the online Invoice Dashboard.

Use the Container Charges tool to:

  • View the D & D and merged amounts incurred for your containers
  • Available to U.S. and Canada now – pay multiple invoices at the same time (inbound demurrage charges for now; more to follow)

If you need further assistance, please contact your local APL representative.