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Amongst India’s largest privately held shipping companies.

Established in 1948 in response to the burgeoning opportunities of India’s post-independence economy.

Pioneered new trade routes and are founder members of the East Coast West Gulf Conference Line.

A leading sea transportation solutions provider with enduring partnerships with international clientele.

Dedicated professionals (both afloat and ashore) supported by the latest logistical management systems.

Expert human resources supported by the latest logistical management systems

ISO 9001:2000 (approved by IRQS) certified fleet delivering world class, timely service.

In the process of setting up a Marine Industrial Cluster at Kulpi on river Hooghly, South 24 Parganas, West Bengal through subsidiary Bengal Shipyard.

Owns and operates two Logistics Parks on the East Coast of India through subsidiary Apeejay Infralogistics.

Steady growth with DWT increased from 1.7 lakh metric tonne to over 4.06 lakh metric tonne in the last decade alone.

Specialising in dry bulk cargo, fleet comprising handymaxes, supramaxes & panamaxes, being constantly upgraded to meet the requirements of global trade.

Recent augments to the fleet have been APJ Mahalaxmi, a Gearless Panamax in March 2009 and APJ Kais, the first of three Supramaxes from Cosco Shipyard Group, China in April 2009, APJ Jai, the second in May 2011 and APJ Shirin in 2012.

The Sustainability and Social Responsibility (SSR) framework adopted by our CSR Committee outlines our target to continuously improve our existing systems and processes to minimize pollution or contamination of all natural resources including marine resources.

CSR Policy: We will create and sustain cornerstones of our community's future through projects that promote sustainable use of all natural resources, conserve marine and coastal eco systems and protect vulnerable marine species, keeping highest standards of corporate & environmental governance always front and forward in the execution of our business strategy.

As a non-state actor and a sea transportation solutions provider, we aspire to deliver on UN Sustainable Development Goals and have aligned our Policy towards activities that deliver the targets - Life Below Water, Climate Action and Affordable and Clean Energy (SDGs 14, 13, 7 respectively)


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