History

 

Pacific International Lines (PIL) incorporated in 1967 has developed from a coastal ship-owner/operator in Singapore to become one of the largest shipowners in Asia. Today, it is ranked 19th amongst the top containership operators in the world. PIL has diversified into logistics related activities such as supply chain management, consolidation/distribution facilities, warehousing, container depot operations, trucking as well as having interest in ship-agencies worldwide, container manufacturing, marine engineering and real estate.

 

As of May 2008, PIL owns and operates a fleet of 108 vessels with a total TEU capacity of about 175,705 TEUs. 27 new container vessels with a total capacity of 82,988 TEUs will be delivered by March 2011. PIL also owns and operates a fleet of more than 358,365 TEUs of marine containers.