As one of the Company’s biggest subsidiaries, Samudera Shipping Line Ltd (SSL) was established as an extension of international container shipping activities of the Feeder Division in Samudera Indonesia which began in 1988.

The division was then founded as an independent entity in Singapore on December 22, 1993. Along with its growth, SSL decided to go public as a listed company in Singapore Stock Exchange under the name of Samudera Shipping Line Ltd on September 13, 1997.

SSL's main services in the regional container shipping business are as follows:

  • Feeder
    Transport Shipper Owned Container (SOC) between port "hub" and "spoke". SSL also provides feeder services for Main Line Operators, Non-Vessel Operating  Common Carrier (NVOCC), and Container Operators.
  • Liner
    By using Carrier Owned Container (COC), cargo shipment between port "spoke" can be done in accordance with the marketing range. SSL provides liner services to direct goods owners, traders, and freight forwarders.

Currently, SSL's main focus is to provide services with coverage areas including INA (Ports in Jakarta, Bandung, Surabaya, Jambi, Semarang, Palembang, Pontianak, Pekanbaru, Panjang, Batam, Belawan)); SMTV (Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Myanmar, and Philippines); India Sub-Continent (India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, and Bangladesh); and Far East (Hong Kong and China).


PT Perusahaan Pelayaran Nusantara Panurjwan (PPNP) is a subsidiary of Samudera that focuses its business on domestic containerized shipping and multimodal logistics services in Indonesia since 1968. With more than 50 years of experience, we understand customer needs by providing reliable human resources, a solid reputation, trustworthiness, and integrated services.

PPNP's main services are as follows:

  • Inter-Island Containerized Shipping
    Deploy vessels based on PPNP’s services routes to ensure operational excellence
  • Depo & Consolidation Area
    This service is including: storage for full and empty container, stuffing, stripping and consolidation container, trucking, and 24 hours depot
  • End-to-End Logistics Provider
    PPNP provides door to door services for your needs including inland transport, sea/air freight, terminal handling, loading, and unloading cargo.