Customs Brokerage Services in the of Port of Lazaro Cardenas

Ventus Global Logistics offers Customs Broker services in the port of Lazaro Cardenas which your company can benefit from. Read on to learn how having a customs broker in Lazaro Cardenas benefits your import/ export operations. Last week we mentioned information regarding the most important ports in Mexico, but so that you do not forget, in this article we list the most important facts.

  • Mexico is located in position 11 of the 20 countries with the highest global exports.
  • Our country has high-level logistics centers
  • 80% of global trade moves by sea.

The National Port System has 102 ports and 15 out-of-port terminals that connect the country's companies with 145 countries. According to official information, it is distributed as follows:

Mexico's National Port System

These are the top 5 most important ports in Mexico's National Port System:

  • Port of Manzanillo (search for information in the gazette 7)
  • Port of Lázaro Cárdenas
  • Port of Veracruz
  • Port of Altamira
  • Port of Ensenada

Customs Brokerage Service in Port of Lázaro Cárdenas

Port of Lázaro Cárdenas is located on the Pacific coast in the state of Colima is considered the largest in the country. The port area has 1,500 hectares for the development of new businesses and terminals. Lázaro Cárdenas is the only port in Mexico with a depth of 18.00 meters. It is also the only protected port that can receive vessels of up to 170 thousand tons of displacement.

It has a rail and road connections to the main economic and industrial zones of Mexico and the east coast of the United States through 15 established intermodal corridors and a modern highway.

It serves automotive containerized cargo, mineral bulk, general cargo, agricultural bulk, and fluids.

Currently there are 17 shipping lines operating in the Port of Lázaro Cárdenas with 29 commercial maritime services that connect Lázaro Cárdenas with 38 points in 15 countries in Asia and America:

Lazaro Cardenas Port

Rail Connection

  • Lázaro Cárdenas - Altamira/Tampico
  • Possibility of developing a transoceanic corridor Asia-Lázaro Cárdenas-Altamira-Europa Lázaro Cárdenas - Cuautitlán
  • Shortest corridor in the Pacific. Direct connection with internal customs railway terminal Lázaro Cárdenas - Guadalajara
  • Lázaro Cárdenas – Monterrey
  • Connection with intermodal terminal It has internal customs office Lázaro Cárdenas - Pantaco
  • Shortest Pacific corridor to the highest consumption area of the country, direct connection with railway terminal internal customs Lázaro Cárdenas - Querétaro
  • Connection to the main industrial area of the Bajío Direct connection to intermodal terminal Lázaro Cárdenas - San Luis Potosi
  • Direct connection to the intermodal terminal, it has a Lázaro Cárdenas customs office - Tóluca
  • Connection to the industrial zone in the center of the country, connection to the Lázaro Cárdenas railway terminal - Veracruz
  • Connection with the port that operates the largest number of containers in the Gulf of Mexico, possibility of developing a transoceanic corridor Asia - Lázaro Cardenas - Altamira - Europe The port operator for both terminals is HPH.

Ventus offers you customs broker services in Lazaro Cardenas sea port. We have extensive Commercial Relationships with Shipping Companies of which we are commercial partners. We also have a solid business relationship with the strongest connectivity operator, the Kansas Southern City Port, also offering you its customs agency services at the intermodal terminal destinations mentioned in this article.

Contact us today for a free quote on logistic services.

Top 5 Ports in Mexico and Ventus Global Logistics

Sea ports in Mexico experience high trade activity and no wonder. Mexico is ranked 13th largest export economy in the world and Mexico's export industry is thus very broad. In 2019 Mexico imported $433B worth of goods according to the OEC. According to figures compiled by Statista, it ranks 11th out of the 20 countries with the highest global exports. With this high global trade activity, it is natural that our country has high-level logistics centers, especially in the sea port sector since 80% of global trade moves by sea.

The National Port System has 102 ports and 15 out-of-port terminals that connect the country's companies with 145 countries. According to official information, it is distributed as follows:

Mexico's National Port System

The situation remained complex during 2020, as it is reported that the Mexico port system operated 7.7% less compared to the same period of 2019 (93 million 551 thousand 487 tons of cargo, compared to 101 million 337 thousand 266 tons in 2019).

High-altitude ports in Mexico – which serve national and international flows – as well as domestic ports – remain a crucial element for the development of Mexico's trade with the world. With that in mind, we share data on the main Maritime Ports of our country where Ventus Global Logistics has coverage to support your Foreign Trade operations.

The National Port System of Mexico

Ventus Global Logistics has customs offices in: Manzanillo, Lázaro Cárdenas, Veracruz, Altamira, and Ensenada

Port of Manzanillo

This port located on the Pacific coast in the state of Colima is considered the largest sea port in Mexico. In addition to being a vital entry point for importers and exporters from Asia, it is also the main port for goods destined for the center of the country, especially Mexico City. The main activity of the port is foreign trade, since it generates more foreign exchange than local trade and tourism, and is the main source of income for the state of Colima.

The exports that mostly pass through the port of Manzanillo are distributed to Canada, the United States, Colombia, Guatemala, Ecuador and Chile. The most exported products of this port are sugar, beer, copper, steel pipes, resin and coal.

The Port of Manzanillo

Asian countries such as Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines and China, represents a total of 26% of all imports and 39% of all exports from this port.

The port of Manzanillo has terminals that are designed to handle general cargo, perishable products, agricultural products, and even vehicles and cruise ships.

Ventus has offices located 10 minutes from the port of Manzanillo giving it a competitive advantage in saving time for the import and export of all types of goods. Contact us today to get a customized free no obligation quote for your business today.