U.S. Flag Services

Our liner shipping and intermodal network offers extensive coverage for U.S. Flag cargoes

CMS CGM For more than 160 years, American President Lines, Ltd. has been a trusted partner to the U.S. Government for ocean transportation and in-country logistics. We offer secure and efficient services to key foreign military locations. These include five weekly U.S. Flag services linking North America to Asia and Europe and feeder routes within the Middle East.

Supported by a dedicated team of professionals based in Washington D.C; Nashville, Tennessee; Guam; Dubai, UAE; Karachi, Pakistan; Antwerp, Belgium and Oakland, California, we deliver specialized solutions for the shipment of U.S. Flag Preference and Project Cargoes. American President Lines, Ltd. prides itself on being the mission critical link for many U.S. Government efforts worldwide.

The APL Advantage

  • the Comprehensive offering of linehaul and feeder connections provides a full range of services
  • Our intermodal network linking U.S. East Coast, U.S. West Coast and U.S. Gulf to inland locations ensures extensive coverage throughout North America
  • Priority berthing at key ports means your cargo reaches its destination faster
  • Priority II service may be upgraded to Priority I, subject to inducement

Please direct enquiries to:

US Flag Impelled

Contact No: 1-800-999-7733, Option 6 #2


Humanitarian Aid / Relief Cargo

Contact No: 1-800-999-7733, Option 6 #2


Guam/Saipan US Flag Service

Contact No: 671-588-4651 (Guam), 670-322-9978/670-322-9979 (Saipan)


An overview of APL's U.S. Flag Services network

U.S. Flag Service between North America and Asia

EX1: Eagle Express, Sell Sheet

GSX: Guam Saipan Express, Sell Sheet

UMX: U.S. Flag Middle East Express, Sell Sheet

U.S. Flag Service within Middle East

JMX: Jebel Ali Middle East Express, Sell Sheet

Humanitarian Aid / Relief Cargo


Africa Delivered


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