APL Enhances Intra-Asia Trade Connectivity with New China Southeast Asia Service

Singapore, 24 Jan 2018

APL today announced the launch of a new China Southeast Asia (CSE) Service – a direct service that links North and Central China to the Southeast Asian markets of Vietnam, Thailand and the Philippines.

Designed to facilitate the thriving trade between China and Southeast Asia, APL's new CSE service will be synonymous with fast transit time. Shipments on board the CSE service from Bangkok and Laem Chabang to Manila will arrive in four and three days respectively. Shippers can expect cargo delivery from Manila to the Chinese ports of Qingdao and Shanghai in four and six days respectively.

Commencing its first sailing from Qingdao on 12 February, the CSE service will call the ports of Qingdao, Shanghai, Ho Chi Minh, Bangkok, Laem Chabang and Manila.

Click here for more information on the new CSE service.


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About APL
APL is one of the world’s leading ocean carriers, providing world-class container shipping and terminal services, as well as intermodal operations supported by leading-edge IT and e-commerce.APL offers transcontinental cargo shipping across Asia, North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, the Indian subcontinent and Australia through more than 110 services calling ports in over 70 countries worldwide. APL is part of the CMA CGM Group, a leading worldwide shipping group founded in 1978 by Jacques R. Saadé.

APL press release