PORTS

Port of Savannah

"The Port of Savannah is a major U. S. seaport located at Savannah, Georgia. Its facilities for oceangoing vessels line both sides of the Savannah River approximately 18 miles (29 km) from the Atlantic Ocean. Operated by the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA), the Port of Savannah competes primarily with the Port of Charleston in Charleston, South Carolina to the northeast, and the Port of Jacksonville in Jacksonville, Florida to the south. The GPA operates one other Atlantic seaport in Georgia, the Port of Brunswick, located at Brunswick, Georgia, as well as two interior ports linked to the Gulf of Mexico, Port Bainbridge and Port Columbus. The location of the Port of Savannah, GA Between 2000 and 2005 alone, the Port of Savannah was the fastest-growing seaport in the United States, with a compounded annual growth rate of 16.5 percent (the national average is 9.7 percent). On July 30, 2007, the GPA announced that the Port of Savannah had a record year in fiscal 2007, becoming the fourth-busiest and fastest-growing container terminal in the U. S. The GPA handled more than 2.3 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEU) of container traffic during fiscal 2007 – a 14.5 percent increase and a new record for containers handled at the Port of Savannah. In the past five years, the port's container traffic has jumped 55 percent from 1.5 million TEU handled in fiscal 2003 to 2.3 million TEU in fiscal 2007.." Wikipedia/ Port of Savannah

Terminals

• GARDEN CITY TERMINAL
• OCEAN TERMINAL

Terminal Operators

• GARDEN CITY TERMINAL
Georgia Ports Authority
Corporate Headquarters
Administration Building
2 Main Street
Garden City, GA 31408
Ph: (800) 342-8012 Fax: (912) 964-3811
GARDEN CITY TERMINAL

• OCEAN TERMINAL
Physical Address
Georgia Ports Authority
55 North Lathrop Ave.
Savannah, GA 31401

Mailing Address
Georgia Ports Authority
P.O. Box 2406
Savannah, GA 31402
Ph: (800) 342-8012 Fax: (912) 964-3811
OCEAN TERMINAL


Shiplines

• Hoegh Autoliners
• American Ro-Ro Carriers
• Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics
• K-Line America Inc
• EUKOR Car Carriers
• ACL/ Grimaldi
• NYK Bulkship (USA), Inc

Required Documents

EXPORT DOCUMENTATION
For Autos:
5 Dock Receipts
1 Original Title
4 copies of the original title front and back

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Savannah

1 East Bay Street
Savannah, GA 31401
Ph: (912) 447-9400 Fax: (912) 447-9407
Operational Hours:
8:00 AM-5:00 PM (Eastern) Weekdays (Monday-Friday)
CBP Savannah office