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The Best Route for Your Cargo

We're dedicated to serving our cargo customers. We invite you to see for yourself how importing, exporting or distributing through Port Canaveral can help your business grow.

  • Experienced in handling bulk, breakbulk, refrigerated, project, container and Ro/Ro cargoes
  • Closer to more major Florida markets than any other port, plus services to the southeastern United States, Caribbean, Central America, South America, Europe, Canada, Africa and Asia
  • Efficient transportation links by road, rail, sea and air - including nonstop direct highway access to Orlando.
  • Direct access to the Atlantic Ocean, only 45 minutes from first buoy to dock
  • Deep water at entrance channel (-44 feet or -13.4 meters) and berths (-40 feet to -35 feet or -12.1 to -10.6 meters)
  • Open, covered, specialized and cold/chill/freezer dockside warehousing facilities
  • Foreign Trade Zone 136
  • Independent inspection and government services on site and available 24/7
  • Continuous investment in infrastructure upgrades - piers, channel, roadways, etc
  • Low pilotage rates
  • Union and non-union stevedoring
  • Available capacity
  • Motivated, service-oriented cargo team

2012 Port Development Plan

Puerto Cañaveral Mapa De Desarollo 2013


Public Comments May Be Submitted Through Dec. 19 On Proposed Port Canaveral Rail Extension Project
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Canaveral Port Authority Notice Of Cruise And Cargo Workshop
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Port Canaveral Welcomes Royal Caribbean’s Explorer of the Seas
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Public Meetings Set on Port Canaveral's Plans for Rail Service
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Moody's Upgrades Port Canaveral's Bond Rating
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Notice Of Cancellation And Change - October Commission Meeting Dates
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Brevard Sheriff Takes Law Enforcement Reins on October 1
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Public Notice Of Canaveral Port Authority's Intent To Enter Into Lease
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Port & Business Leaders Brief Obama Administration
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Scrap Metal Exporter Pens New Terminal Agreement
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Union Negotiation meeting
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Port Authority to Host Reverse Trade Show for Vendors
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Canaveral Allocated $1.6 Million in 2014 Port Security Grant Funding
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Port Authority Asks For FDLE Probe of its Parking Operations
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2014 State of the Port Video
Part 1
Part 2

Port Canaveral signs 35-year agreement with Gulftainer USA
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Port Canaveral: Reaching Above and Beyond video
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2014 State of the Port PowerPoint Presentation

Tiger VI
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Cruise Terminal 1 Construction Cam
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Port Staff Coffee Chats
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Commission Meetings
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New Digital Magazine
now available - see and hear the action

Digital Recreation Guide & Map - visit