AlertTariff Change Notification – The Port of Vancouver USA made adjustments to the port’s Tariff No. 6 effective Jan 1, 2016. Click here to view changes.
AlertHOLIDAY CLOSURE – THANKSGIVING, NOV. 26 & 27 – The Port of Vancouver USA will be closed for receipt and delivery of cargo on Thursday, Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov. 27 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Vessel activity will be conducted as usual on Friday, Nov. 27, However, Thursday, Nov. 26 is an ILWU Non-Working Holiday. The administrative office will also be closed both days.


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Capacity, Access and Accommodation.

 The Port of Vancouver USA’s five terminals and 13 berths lie at the terminus of the Columbia River’s 43-foot, deep-draft shipping channel, creating an international transportation gateway. Two major North American railroad lines converge here. Primary freight arterials of the U.S. Interstate Highway network run north, east and south. 610,000 square feet of waterfront warehousing means ample storage space for cargo. Two Liebherr mobile harbor cranes—each with a lift capacity of 140 metric tons—make us the West Coast experts in break bulk and heavy lift cargo. And topping it off? Our exceptional customer service, including relationships with key resources in the logistics chain, helps us meet your shipping requirements with smart, fast, efficient and safe solutions. 

Terminal Access

The receipt and delivery of cargo by truck and rail at the Port of Vancouver USA is a function of the port.  The port will receive cargo Monday through Friday (with the exception of ILWU working and non-working holidays, and during times of inclement weather) from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., excluding meals and breaks. Specific receiving and delivering requirements are noted in the Terminal Guide. Appointments for the receipt and delivery of cargo, made 24 hours in advance, are required. 

Download the Terminal Guide for all instructions, contact information for appointments, directions and all relevant terminal access information.