Pacific International Lines (PIL) incorporated in 1967 has developed from a coastal shipowner/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 April 2010, PIL owns and operates a fleet of 111 vessels with a total capacity of about 202,726 TEUs, and a marine container fleet of more than 337,884 TEUs. With the above vessel and container strength, PIL operates container liner services covering the whole of the Far East to Europe, Black Sea, Canada, the Indian sub-continent, Red Sea/Gulf, East Africa, South/West Africa, Australia, New Zealand, East Coast of South America and West Coast of USA. PIL has a dedicated network of feeder services covering a comprehensive range of ports in South East Asia, the Bay of Bengal and the East Coast of India.

With a Group turnover of over S$3.8billion (for FY 2008), and 11 new container vessels with a total capacity of 47,600 TEUs to be delivered by September 2012, PIL is well established to continue its lead as a total transportation company.