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Key Figures





16Port(s) of calls




170Years of presence

Years of presence

20Weekly Calls

Weekly Calls

APL India – Committed to your shipping needs

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APL has 170 years of experience in providing customers around the world ocean shipping and container transportation services through a network combining high quality intermodal operations and leading edge IT and E-commerce. APL India holds the distinction of introducing containerization by landing the first container in Cochin in 1973. APL continues to strive & work towards providing services that adds value to the customer needs. Our extensive office network in India coupled with our local expertise & know-how enables our customers to capitalize on the fast growing opportunities in this region.

The APL Advantage

APL India vessel Picture - One of India’s leading ocean carriers with a country-wide network of 20 offices and 12 ports of call.br /] - Connects India to global markets with 6 dedicated vessel services and 20 weekly port calls.
- Working closely with 3rd party logistics partners to provide container rail freight services, APL has the unique ability to provide our customers with end-to-end integrated logistics solutions that are reliable and time definite.
- Serves 36 inland container deports via a comprehensive intermodal network that extends from the major ports to India's hinterland.
- Brings leading edge technologies closer to the Customer with tools like SMARTempTM which uses Satellite Tracking System to provide Reefer Customers with 24x7 data.
- Follows eco-friendly practices (Slow steaming, Cold Ironing, LS Fuel etc.) and maintains a vigilant approach to Environmental management.

India Subcontinent: India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Sri-Lanka Overview

Since 1973, APL has served the India market, becoming one of India’s leading ocean carrier with a country-wide network of 20 offices and 12 ports of call. Our extensive coverage allows us to serve our customers better.

Get all the information you need when doing business with APL India by downloading the APL Ease.

APL EASE Document

India Holiday list – 2020

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Local Offers


Digitization and the e-commerce development are top priorities for The CMA CGM Group. Our goal is to help you save time and improve performance by taking advantage of a new modern shipping experience.

To that effect, our eBusiness platform provides the following services:



Please contact our eCommerce team: MailMail for WEST India; MailMail for NORTH India; MailMail for SOUTH India; MailMail for EAST India for any question or training on our eCommerce website.

APL Ease Document Feb 2020


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