APL Netherlands


 Project LIFT APL

Project LIFT: Elevating your APL experience

Since 15 October 2018, Project LIFT took off across all APL services and platforms to better serve our customers’ business needs.

For more information on your LIFT experience, click here

Key Figures







20Years of presence

Years of presence

14Weekly Calls

Weekly Calls

56Monthly Calls

Monthly Calls

Agency Presentation

About UsAPL Netherlands was established in 1998. As a global ocean carrier, APL has an extensive network of offices around the world including an office in the Netherlands. APL Netherlands is located in Rhoon, Rotterdam – about 25 minutes drive from all major container terminals. Being one of the biggest names in container shipping in Netherlands, APL plays a vital role in supporting global trade & commerce in this country. With our strong presence and our local expertise, APL Netherlands enables customers to capitalize on the growing number of opportunities in and around the region.

The APL Advantage

  • Seven weekly direct services to the Middle East & Far East, two to India Subcontinent and five to North America (East and West coast) & Mexico
  • Rotterdam’s central location and easy access to port provides excellent connections with the hinterland mainly with Germany, Eastern Europe, Belgium and France reaching over 300 million consumers
  • Availability of a wide variety of intermodal options like barges, rail and trucks
  • Ability to choose from several inland pick up depots with ideal locations which are close to all major cities in Netherlands and including alongside the river Rhine into Germany
  • Centralized Benelux customer service and operations allows for better customer communications
  • Excellent service with their overall industry knowledge, know-how and experience

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 Mailour eCommerce team for any question or training on our eCommerce website.


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