Strategic Advantages

A Vital Commercial Trade Gateway

The Port of Hueneme is a vital niche market port for autos, fresh produce, general cargo, bulk liquids, and fish.

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A World Class Infrastructure

  • 40ft Main Channel Depth
  • 120 Acre Terminal
  • 24 Acre Terminal (Joint Use)
  • 130 Acre Navy Out-lease
  • 4,250 LF 5 Deep Draft Berths
  • 320 LF 1 Shallow Draft
  • 90,000 SF On-Dock Cold Storage
  • 299 Reefer Plugs

Nearby World Class Distribution Centers

  • GLOVIS America
  • Anacapa Fresh Logistics
  • Del Norte Distribution
  • Channel Islands Logistics
  • AMPORTS (BMW)
  • Wallenius Wilhelmsen Solutions (WWS)

Our Experienced & Competitive Labor

  • We get the job done. The Port has a flexible, “can do” attitude, with an open door policy and easy access to Port management and decision makers.
  • Well trained, highly productive, motivated labor force focused on unique customer requirements and cargo throughput.
  • Effective berth management. We get you to your berth fast.
  • Pilots and purpose-built tugs provide quick approach and departure. Less than one hour approach and 30 minute departure.

Efficient Cargo Hub

  • Less Congested. We know EVERY DAY COUNTS!
  • Save Time and Money. Timely inspections result in reduced costs.
  • No Waiting. In line at the gate or in the channel.
  • Value. Free X-rays by CBP plus all cargo scanned for radiation signatures at no cost (at gate).
  • Efficient. 130 pallets an hour average Breakbulk throughput.

Business

We’re Open for your Business

The Port of Hueneme is a vibrant U.S. West Coast port offering higher productivity and lower congestion. The Port’s prime global geographic location provides shorter sailing times and quicker access to berths.

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We’re the only commercial deep-water port between Los Angeles and San Francisco, and adjacent to major populated urban areas, automotive epicenters and California’s agriculture heartland. The Port is just 60 miles north of Los Angeles and offers a highly efficient and uncongested alternative to other west coast ports.

We Make Cargo Move

We Make Cargo Move for ro-ro, perishables, project cargo, liquid bulk and fish. We are a team of dedicated professionals that get the job done. Well trained, highly productive, motivated labor force focused on unique customer requirements and cargo throughput.

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To keep your cargo moving, we offer:

  • Pilots and purpose-built tugs provide quick approach and departure. Less than one hour approach and 30 minute departures.
  • Secure, clean, well maintained port complex.
  • Effective berth management. We get you to a berth fast.
  • Port approach is a deep water canyon allowing quick and efficient access to the shipping channel from The Port.
  • Free X-rays by co-located CBP and all cargo scanned for radiation signatures at no cost (at gate) allows for timely inspections.

Commercial Seaport

Your Cargo, Our Priority

When it comes to cargo, we get the job done. Our flexible “can do” attitude is complemented with an open door policy and easy access to Port management and decision makers.

Capacity to Handle your Freight

Our well-trained, highly productive, labor force is focused on your unique requirements and optimal cargo throughput.

We have the capacity for all your cargo requirements, and our secure, clean, well-maintained port complex, along with our effective berth management, will get you to a berth fast. Committed pilots and purpose-built tugs provide quick approach and departure with less than a one-hour approach and 30 minute departure.

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Bring Your Cargo To the Port of Hueneme

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A Vibrant U.S. West Coast Port with Higher Productivity and Lower Congestion

Our flexible attitude, convenient location, and specialized focus has made The Port one of the most productive and efficient international trade gateways on the Pacific Coast.

What's New at the Port

Port of Hueneme, Making History Announcing Goal of Zero Emissions by 2030

June 13, 2024

Blueprint to Zero Emissions Announced at World Oceans Day Event on June 11 Download Press Release Contact: Letitia Austin Public and Gov’t Relations Manager Laustin@Portofh.org   [Port Hueneme, CA –…

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Community Benefit Fund Scholarship Program

May 15, 2024

The Port of Hueneme and City of Port Hueneme Announce Community Benefit Fund Scholarship Program: Download Application Port of Hueneme Contact: Adam Vega Community Outreach & Legislative Specialist Avega@Portofh.org  …

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Navigating the Global Future: Port of Hueneme Spotlights Current Trade and AI Innovations during World Trade Week

May 8, 2024

Department of Commerce, Consuls, Industry, and Businesses Participate in Trade-Focused Event  Download Press Release [Port Hueneme, CA – May 1] [Port Hueneme, CA] – World Trade Week was established in…

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