04 January 2017

Singapore – Implementation of Container Inspection Fee


Dear Valued Customer,

Please be informed that a container inspection fee (INP) will apply for all containers moving to Singapore as follows:

This fee is for work done on surveying empty container when returning to depots.

Origin : China
Destination : Singapore
Effective Date : 1 February 2017

Equipment Type                                                                    Fee
Dry                                     USD 5 per container
Refrigerated                                    USD 10 per container

The charge will be on collect basis.

(1) Does not apply to shipper owned equipment.
(2) Does not apply to advance transshipment management (ATM), re-export or re-use (street turn – without returning to depot) containers.

Please do not hesitate to contact your local APL representative if you need any assistance.

We thank you for your business and continued support.