As part of the global focus on security, APL Logistics participates in global security initiatives designed to help build a stronger, more secure supply chain
Our customers and partners can be assured that we are committed to providing the very highest standards in security and compliance throughout our operations, while minimizing the impact on the flow of trade.
APL Logistics is C-TPAT Certified
Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) is a joint program between the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and global trade stakeholders. Its goal is to build cooperative relationships which strengthen and improve supply chain security.
APL Logistics has been C-TPAT certified since 2003. View and print our original C-TPAT certificate and approval letter:
High Security Seals
We recommend that importers secure their containers with high security seals that meet ISO standards. Containers destined for the U.S. are required to use ISO compliant high security seals. For more detail and guidance on this topic, visit our sister company, APL’s web site on High Security Seals.
10 + 2 Initiative - Importer Security Filing (ISF) Requirement
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Security Filing, commonly known as the 10+2 Initiative, requires importers and ocean carriers to submit additional data electronically to CBP on shipments destined to the U.S.