Ocean Freight Forwarding
Multiple sailings, end-to-end shipment tracking and a wide variety of value-added services at competitive rates
The challenge of cost-efficient ocean transportation is the planning, tracking and delivery of cargo from origin to destination. This is where APL Logistics can help. Using the most reliable and secure global carriers, we offer different ocean freight options, various sailings, end-to-end shipment tracking and an array of value-added services at competitive rates.
Worldwide capability with local expertise
Ocean services from APL Logistics include Full Container Load (FCL) and Less than Container Load (LCL) shipments worldwide, including time-definite options.
OceanStandardsm - LCL - With dedicated weekly sailings serving different trade lanes, we offer broad coverage, superior reliability and better control. Utilizing premium ocean / land transportation providers, you can be sure of predictability, on-time performance and seamless routing. We can consolidate your goods with other customers if there is insufficient cargo for a full container.
OceanGuaranteed® LCL – Our flagship offering OceanGuaranteed® is the industry’s first time-definite guaranteed ocean LCL service from key Asian origins to the U.S. and major metropolitan locations in Mexico and Canada. Complete with a money-back guarantee if we are unable to deliver within an agreed timeframe.
APL Guaranteed™ Continental – The industry’s only day-definite, guaranteed FCL service from Asia to the U.S. and select locations in Mexico and Canada.
Ocean Premium Service (FCL) – With our Ocean Premium Service (OPS), shippers enjoy the reliability of guaranteed priority space allocation, which ensure shipments will be loaded on sailings and transshipped at key ports.
ZIPZ™ – Introducing the industry’s first and only day-definite, guaranteed FCL and LCL service offering a 10 day transit time from Shanghai to Los Angeles with dedicated drayage options to any location within the continental U.S. and select locations in Mexico and Canada.
Leverage on APL Logistics' purchasing power, industry partnerships and advanced technology solutions to improve the cost-efficiency of your ocean transportation operations