Shipping and Logistics

Wilmington, NC – Port of Wilmington

Liner Services Offered via this Port

Central America 
Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and El Salvador

Western Caribbean 


2202 Burnett Blvd.
Wilmington, NC 28401

305-470-4162 (4151 / 4169 / 4020)

Hours of Operation

Container gate

Mon-Fri 7:00am – 6:00pm
(5:30pm is the last receiving time for containers) 

Reefer delivery / receipt and chassis repairs

8:00am – 12:00pm
1:00pm – 4:30pm

Hours subject to change based on operational needs.
Arrangements outside of normal operating hours must be made during normal working hours with terminal personnel.
Gate subject to closing for meals outside of normal business hours.

Available Support Services

Maintenance and repair
Tank cleaning
Reefer washing
Customs inspections  
USDA inspections 

Terminal Facts

Terminal area size:  284 acres (67 – acres container yard)
Warehouse: 101,000 square foot
cold storage   
200 reefer plugs 
Lanes: : 4 inbound, 3 outbound
Scales: 1 port-owned, 2 leased to other companies on port
Yard capacity: 600,000 TEU Capacity 

Almost one million sq. ft. of prime covered and sprinkled storage
Six container cranes
26 miles from the open sea on Cape Fear River

Channel is 42 ft. M.I.I.W.

Berths: 6,768 feet of berth with 6 cranes and 2 more on order  (9 total berths)
Rail access: Yes

Driving Directions

Follow US-76 E to S Front St in Wilmington
Take the exit toward State Port
Continue on S Front St Drive to Burnett Blvd
Turn right onto Burnett Blvd
Destination will be on the right