In addition to Miami Port, What other ports are important in the United States?

We do not detect anything new when we consider the United States as a leading country in the traffic of merchandise. The extension, character of freedom and the high rate of opening to the exterior together with the close relations with its main trading partners form an environment where the ports of the United States must have a solid infrastructure and connectivity with other world ports.

The Port of Miami, one of the most important in the United States

Located in the state of Florida and its strategic position, very close between North America and South America, has caused a great growth in volume of TEUs handled. Especially during 2014 and 2015. It should be noted that it is the port with the deepest navigation compared to others in the Southeast area.

Other three important ports in the United States

  • Port of Los Angeles. It manages just over 10% of the market share. It is the main port when it comes to managing the merchandise and operating with the Pacific Ocean. It is also part of the top 20 in terms of container volume.
  • Port of Long Beach. Very close to the Port of Los Angeles.i in fact, it has a somewhat lower market share, specifically 12.5%. Both East and Los Angeles manage more than 25% of container traffic in the North American area.
  • Ports of New York and New Jersey. It is the third largest in the country and can be considered as the most relevant in the east coast. It operates with a large quantity of bulk merchandise and general cargo.
These are just some examples of relevant ports in the United States.
In any case, Lamaignere USA to be in Miami, organises many operations through the port of this city.


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