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Maracaibo

Venezuela

General info

address
Av 2 El Milagro, Maracaibo, Edo. Zulia, Venezuela
EMAIL
website
www.puertodemaracaibo.com
phone
58-0261 7231721
fax
58-0261 7231272
cororate office
Av 2 El Milagro, Maracaibo, Edo. Zulia, Venezuela
ANNUAL CARGO TONNAGE
ANNUAL CONTAINER VOLUME

Maracaibo is considered the economic center of the western part of Venezuela, owing to the petroleum industry that developed in the shores of Lake Maracaibo. It is sometimes known as "The First City of Venezuela", for being the first city in Venezuela to adopt various types of public services, including electricity, as well as for being located adjacent to shores of Lake Maracaibo, where the name of Venezuela allegedly originates

Inland service data

Major towns near seaport

Maracaibo, Santa Rita, Cabimas, Ciudad Ojeda, Lagunillas, Villa del Rosario, Bachaquero, Machiques, Carora, Punta Cardón, San Carlos del Zulia, Valera, Punto Fijo, Trujillo, El Tocuyo, Coro, El Vigía, Quíbor, Ejido, Barinitas

Carrier mapping

List of main shipping lines serving the port

CMA CGM, MSC, ZIM

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Export requirements

Country Requirements & Restrictions

Venezuelan customs requires that all documents be in Spanish. The invoice must be the typewritten original, not a photocopy. The manifest of importation and declaration of value (bill of lading) must be in quadruplicate. Exporters should quote CIF and Free on Board (FOB) prices for Venezuela. Insurance and freight must be listed separately on the invoice. The invoice must be in duplicate and list both the value per unit and the total value of the shipment.

Forms & Certificates

The following documents are required: commercial invoice; bill of lading or airway bill; packing list; certificate of origin; and special certificates or permits when required (e.g., phytosanitary or quality standards certificates).

Key Customs Facts

There are no unique customs formalities for this port. You can always reach out to us directly in case of any further queries.

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Import requirements

Country Requirements & Restrictions

Venezuelan customs requires that all documents be in Spanish. The invoice must be the typewritten original, not a photocopy. The manifest of importation and declaration of value (bill of lading) must be in quadruplicate. The description of the merchandise must include the appropriate tariff number, which the importer can supply. To simplify the import process for a large amount of cargo for one project, there should be a single declaration for all items, and each item then listed separately with its respective tariff number

Forms & Certificates

There are no unique Forms / Certificates required for this port.You can always reach out to us directly in case of any further queries.

Key Customs Facts

There are no unique customs formalities for this port. You can always reach out to us directly in case of any further queries.

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