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Cuba Express

Transportation of Cargo to Cuba

Pioneers in the U.S. – Cuba Trade Since 2001

Crowley has maintained a regularly scheduled liner service between the U.S. and Cuba for nearly 20 years. The company’s commitment to building this international trade is very clear as it keeps expanding services for both commercial and individual customers.

Integrated logistics services that go the distance 

Crowley has the expertise to provide fast and reliable supply chain solutions across the world, including services for cargo destined for Cuba. 

Crowley provides inland and ocean transportation, warehousing and cross-docking in the company’s Jacksonville and Medley, Florida, facilities as well as customs brokerage.

Schedule integrity to keep cargo moving  

When it comes to moving cargo when and where you need it, count on the People Who Know to deliver. We offer regularly scheduled services for full container load (FCL) shipments between Wilmington, North Carolina, and Jacksonville and Port Everglades, Florida, to Cuba, with four convenient sailings per month to the Port of Mariel.

In addition to containerized dry cargo, we can handle containerized reefer cargo, heavy lift, small package donations and household goods.

Crowley’s Capabilities

  • Full intermodal service in the U.S. 
  • Cross Dock and Warehouse Consolidation 
  • Foreign Trade Zone 
  • In Bond Storage 
  • Oversized Equipment 

Available Equipment

  • Enclosed 20-foot and 40-foot dry high cube containers 
  • 20-foot and 40-foot refrigerated containers (reefers) 
  • 40-foot flat racks 

Our experts ensure authorization to enter 

Our experts in the trade will ensure your cargo will move seamlessly through the chain and arrive safely and securely to its final destination, working with you for authorizations by the government of Cuba, and under license from the U.S. Department of Commerce or OFAC, as appropriate.

Shipping donated goods made easy 

With longtime expertise helping consumers to send selected authorized goods to family and friends in Cuba, the Crowley Cuba Express services helps customers on how they can donate and ship items such as furniture, appliances, electronics and more from South Florida to the Port of Mariel.

  • 16-hour transit times from Port Everglades, Florida 
  • Four sailings per month and cargo tracking to Mariel 
  • Assistance with packaging and export documentation 
  • Management of online purchases 
  • Customs clearance and at-home delivery to destinations throughout Cuba via our Cuba partner. 

Check out the list of approved gift parcels, miscellaneous items or donations allowed for entry to the Republic of Cuba, as well as information on the allowed quantities and value per item.

Duty free household goods

If you have lived outside of Cuba for more than a year, you can import new or used household goods free of Custom duty.

Our household goods services support the shipping of goods and property/domestic products to be placed in a home.

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