Port Canaveral’s deep-water container and multi-purpose cargo berths make us an economical and convenient ocean gateway into Florida and beyond. Our modern shipping and auto processing facility has 16 acres (6.4 hectares) of secured, well-lit and paved storage available with an on-site 20,000 sq.ft (1,858 sq.m) processing warehouse.
Port Canaveral is a world-class gateway, ideally suited for importing and exporting new and used ro-ro cargoes. The port is located directly on the main shipping lanes along the east coast of Florida, and transit times from sea buoy to berth provide shippers and carriers with efficiencies and cost-saving opportunities. Direct access from the port to major interstate highways means uncongested non-stop routing of your cargo to quickly reach consumer markets.
Port Canaveral is less than one hour from Orlando, the world’s largest auto rental market and home to several automobile and heavy equipment auctions. AutoPort Canaveral facilitates inland distribution to all major Florida markets within three hours by truck, reaching over 80m people in the southeast US within eight hours.
On-terminal auto processor
Port Canaveral is home to AutoPort Inc.’s Florida operations. AutoPort Inc., a privately held company established in 1981, holds ISO 9001 certification. In more than 35 years of operations, AutoPort has handled, processed and modified well over 3m vehicles destined to market for US-based automotive manufacturers.
Paved, lit and secure storage totalling 16 acres, with a state-of-the-art processing facility strategically located to provide efficient access from berth to point of rest.
Expansion opportunities available
The harbour is just one hour from sea buoy to dock, providing ease for carriers while allowing for highly efficient routing and reduced vessel costs.
Top ro-ro carriers call Port Canaveral for import and export capabilities, including NYK, MOL, Liberty Global Logistics and Höegh Autoliners.