Veracruz Port Map
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Veracruz Port Facts
- Port code: MX LZC
- Port size: 185 hectares
- Port address: Prol. Av. Lazaro Cardenas No. 1 Colonia Centro Ciudad Lazaro Cardenas, Michoacan C.P. 60950 Mexico
- Main vessel type: Cargo ship
- TEUs: 2,250,000 TEUs (annually)
Information About Veracruz Port (History, Economy & Trade)
The Port of Veracruz was founded in the early 1600s by Hernan Cortes. The port of Veracruz was Corte’s base for conquest inland to Tenochtitlan. The port prospered from being the major link between Spain and colonial Mexico. Several products/goods, like wines, domestic animals, cotton, rice, wheat, etc., are being shipped to Europe through the port.
Port of Veracruz is Mexico’s main seaport on the east coast. It is one of Mexico’s biggest and most important ports serving all of southern and central Mexico through roads and railways. Despite its hot weather, tourists keep trooping into the city of Mexico to enjoy its natural warmth, especially during weekends. The distance between the Port of Veracruz and ships from or to China is about 13,523 km.
Other Ports in Mexico
If you need to deliver goods to other cities of mexico, you may opt for other strategic ports in Mexico.
- Port of Manzanillo
- Port of Lazaro Cardenas
- Port of Altamira
- Port of Ensenada
- Port of Tuxpan
- Port of Mazatlan
- Port of Guaymas
Ship From or To Lazaro Cardenas Port
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Recent Arrivals and Departures From the Lazaro Cardenas Port
- LA VICTORIA
- TOM CAR
- GRANDE TORINO
- SAAM ZAPOTECA
- VICTORIA HIGHWAY
Contact these mexico shipping companies for detailed information on the arrivals to and departures from the Port of Veracruz. Shipment options from China to Mexico include air freight, sea freight, express shipping.