News • AP International

News

See our latest news!

Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival

22 September 2020|Nouvelles|

We would like to inform you that most businesses throughout China will be closed from October 1st to October 8th for the Mid-Autumn Festival and the Chinese National Day Holiday. Operations will resume on October 9th for most companies. If you are importing freight from China, we kindly suggest that you [...]

Amendment of import terminal storage time at MGT

18 September 2020|Nouvelles|

Due to the current situation, cargo is being impacted by a large number of containers. The storage time for all imported goods will be amended at MGT (Montreal Gateway Terminals) effective Sunday, September 20, 2020 00:01 am. Montreal import containers unloaded after this date will be granted 5 free calendar days, (maximum [...]

Situation at the Port of Halifax

10 September 2020|Nouvelles|

We are very concerned by the current congestion at the Port of Halifax, resulting of the strike at the Port of Montreal. During this period over 15,000 containers were diverted to the Port of Halifax, with ship owners wishing to unload their ships in anticipation of long-term conflict. For the past [...]

International Roadcheck rescheduled for September

14 August 2020|Nouvelles|

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) announced that the International Roadcheck has been postponed and will now take place from September 9th to September 11th due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The International Roadcheck is an annual initiative put in place to ensure the safety of road users across North America. During [...]

Welcome to the AP Podcast!

23 June 2020|Nouvelles|

The 1st episode of the AP Podcast is now available! We discussed ''Diversity in the Workplace'' with Mr. Richard Martel, CEO of AP! You can choose your streaming platform to listen to the podcast here :   Spotify : https://open.spotify.com/episode/0E2ttSXmCsGu6XvFF1MzQE Apple : https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/the-ap-podcast-ep-1-diversity-in-the-workplace/id1521888346?l=fr

Riot’s impacts on transportation

6 June 2020|Nouvelles|

It has been 28 years since the truck driver Reginald Denny was pulled out of his truck driving cab and nearly beaten to death during the Los Angeles riots after four policemen charged with using excessive force in the beating of African-American driver Rodney King were acquitted. Over the last few [...]

Thaw period update

5 May 2020|Nouvelles|

The MTQ reminds users and shippers of heavy vehicles that the authorized load limits are reduced during the spring thaw period to consider the lower load capacity of the road network.   The dates for lifting the restrictions have been changed as follows: Zone 1 – From Monday March 9th to [...]

Simplify your daily operations!

29 April 2020|Nouvelles|

Our team has the capabilities, technology and expertise to adapt logistics solutions to your needs and evidently simplify your business' supply chain. Whether you need help with: Ground transport (road and rail) International transport (air, intermodal and ocean) Customs brokerage Product distribution and warehousing Logistics outsourcing Other related services Contact one [...]

We’ve adapted for you!

29 April 2020|Nouvelles|

Hi everyone, We would like to inform you that our operations continue normally from Monday to Friday from 07:00 to 18:00 although we are working remotely from our respective homes. Our logistics solutions persist despite the crisis and can be adapted to your requirements if changes had to be implemented within [...]

Spring thaw amendment in Quebec

27 March 2020|Nouvelles|

We've got good news for some businesses - Quebec's Transportation Ministry lifted its load restrictions during the spring thaw period in response to Covid-19. This latest measure was implemented on March 25th for vehicles of combinations of vehicles transporting foodstuffs, pharmaceuticals, sanitary materials, medical equipment and products necessary for the production [...]

COVID-19 Update

17 March 2020|AP International, Nouvelles|

Good morning everyone, we sincerely hope that you, your respective families and your colleagues are healthy during this global crisis. Since the very beginning of this pandemic, which seems to have originated in Wuhan, we have been closely monitoring the information circulating around the world, especially that provided by the World [...]

2020 Thaw Period

10 March 2020|Nouvelles|

Each spring, the Ministère du transport du Québec determines the official dates of the thaw period for the three thaw zones covering Quebec. Zone 1 covers southern Quebec, including Montreal, Gatineau, Sherbrooke, Trois-Rivières, Quebec City and as far as Rivière-du-Loup. Zone 2 is located north of Zone 1, including the Laurentians, [...]

The shipping industry has been struck hard!

25 February 2020|Nouvelles|

You have guessed it, Chinese logistics operationsare undergoing major changes due to the Coronavirus       Chinese officials are claiming container ships have left some of their major port facilities filled with only 10% of their capacities and several vessel departures and arrivals have been canceled and rerouted until the situation gets [...]

Ending the year with our AP Share activity!

2 January 2020|Nouvelles|

  As part of our 2019 AP Share activity, our team prepared and distributed healthy meals for the homeless. More than 50 meals were handed out in the Ville-Marie area in Montreal. Special thanks to the Quartier des Générations for letting us use your kitchen facility! We are already looking forward [...]

Back to school!

3 December 2019|Nouvelles|

Our team has been taking Spanish lessons since September. As we collaborate more with Mexico and Latin America, we believe it is important to be able to serve our community so that it feels comfortable and in good hands. We believe that this language learning experience will represent an important value-added [...]

Another year of growth at AP!

1 November 2019|Nouvelles|

  September 30th marked AP’s 24th anniversary and the results are very positive. Despite an economic slowdown during the 4th quarter, all our performance indicators have increased in comparison to 2018. Our management team wishes to acknowledge the excellent work of our three operational departments : our North American land transportation [...]

AP welcomes the next generation!

1 October 2019|Nouvelles|

We are very pleased to announce the addition of two new interns to our team. First, Myriame Carignan joined the team in September to complete her internship allowing her to receive her logistics college degree. She works with the operations team and customer service department to ensure the smooth running of [...]

The AP team is growing again!

3 September 2019|Nouvelles|

      Our team is pleased to announce the arrival of three new members since July. Delfim Maia, international logistics assistant director, will provide additional support to our international division in order to serve our customers well. Delfim has many years of experience in air and sea transport and will [...]

L’opération Roadcheck fera bientôt son entrée

31 May 2019|Nouvelles|

Lors du 4 au 6 Juin prochain, les contrôleurs routiers de la SAAQ participeront à la campagne nord-américaine Roadcheck 2019. Soyez prêts! Plusieurs inspections seront effectuées lors de ces trois journées. Les contrôleurs routiers accordent normalement une attention particulière sur un aspect bien précis à propos de la sécurité routière. Cette [...]

AP sera ouvert pour la fête nationale des patriotes!

16 May 2019|Nouvelles|

La plupart des entreprises canadiennes seront fermées Lundi le 20 Mai prochain. Notre équipe sera au poste pour vous aider à répondre à vos besoins logistiques. 1-866-977-9343 Joyeuse fête nationale des patriotes!!!

Les ajouts de l’équipe !

27 February 2019|Nouvelles|

Depuis le début de l’année 2019, déjà 4 nouveaux collègues se sont joints à l’équipe AP : Fernando Fonseca et Varinder Sharma, coordinateurs logistiques, assureront une plus grande disponibilité pour aider nos clients actuels et futurs dans leurs défis logistiques. Compte tenu de l'évolution constante de la diversification de notre clientèle, ces [...]

Un nouveau membre s’ajoute à l’ÉQUIPE AP

6 December 2018|Nouvelles|

C'est avec grand plaisir qu'AP International vous annonce la venue de M. Pierre Bélanger au sein de son équipe logistique. Pierre intègre l'équipe à titre de Directeur général de la division des produits frais. Ayant plus de 30 d'expérience dans le secteur de l'importation et de la distribution des fruits et [...]

AP s’installe à Québec!!!

7 November 2018|Nouvelles|

AP ouvre sa toute première succursale à Québec Sortez tambours et trompettes!!! AP annonce l'ouverture d'un bureau dans la magnifique ville de Québec! Benoit Allard assumera le rôle de directeur de la succursale de la vieille capitale!  Ce dernier s'est joint à AP le 9 octobre dernier et apportera à l'équipe le [...]

Go to Top