About Us
Company Profile
ANL is the shipping company that specialises in moving your product between Australia and just about anywhere. Together with our parent company CMA CGM, ANL is able to offer shipping services to all worldwide destinations, including Europe, Mediterranean, North Africa, Pacific Islands, North America, Asia and many other places.

The CMA CGM Group is a global carrier operating in all the worlds oceans, and is the third largest container shipping line in the world. Led by founder Jacques Saade, CMA CGM operates on more than 100 shipping routes with over 330 vessels, calling 403 ports in 150 countries, and employs 12,000 staff in 600 agencies and offices around the world.
In 2006 CMA CGM transported 6 million teu.
Company History
ANL's History dates back to 1956, since the establishment of the Australian Coastal Shipping Commission. Recent history has been recorded here. ANL Singapore Pte Ltd commenced operation of the AANA and ACE services and began participation in the AAX service. ANL Singapore Pte Ltd commenced operation of a number of east west trading services including SUNDA, MEDUSA, USCA, and the East West service. On the 22nd July 2001, Geo H. Scales was appointed to represent ANL in New Zealand for the new Tranztas service.

The new Tranztas service commenced, calling Melbourne, Sydney, Auckland, Wellington and Lyttleton, with transhipment cargo to/from Adelaide, Fremantle and Tasmania via Melbourne and to/from Brisbane via Sydney.

In October, 2001 ANL moved to a weekly, fixed day, service between Australia and Papua New Guinea. The service incorporated weekly calls at Brisbane, Port moresby and Lae, with cargo to/from Melbourne and Sydney feedered via multiple ANL services over Brisbane. CMA CGM bought the naming rights of ANL Limited from the Australian Government.

On the 9th of December 1998, Mr John Lines was appointed the Managing Director of ANL Container Line Pty Limited.