Manzanillo, Colima

In 1995, SSA Mexico started operating with containers and multipurpose cargo, including steel coils, minerals, autos and paper products.  It is the principal container terminal in Mexico.

Specifications and services

Location: 19°4’11.03″ N, 104°17’25.00″ W

Size: 88.7 acres / 35.9 hectares

Water Depth: 52 feet / 16 meters

Berths & Length: 5 container berths measuring 4,429 feet / 1,350 meters for containers and 5,249 feet / 1,600 meters  for general cargo

Cranes: 14

Plugs: 1,064

HTS by concession: 32

Truck Lanes & Scales: 10 truck gates, 2 inbound scales

Rail Services: Service provided by Ferromex, three tracks each measuring 1,640 feet / 500 meters

Highway Access: 2.4 km from freeway to Guadalajara and Mexico City

Cargos / Commodities Handled:

  • Containers
  • Project Cargo

Other facility facts

Off-Dock Storage: 26.3 acres / 10.6 hectares for storage of empty and full containers

Warehouse & Storage: Warehouse measures 60,108 square feet / 5,584 square meters (dry warehouse for storage of LCL cargo and steel coils)

Fumigation Facilities: Yes