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Savannah (USSAV)

United States

General info

address
P.O. Box 2406, Savannah, GA 31402, United States
EMAIL
website
www.gaports.com
phone
912-964-3811
fax
912-964-3921
cororate office
P.O. Box 2406, Savannah, GA 31402, United States
ANNUAL CARGO TONNAGE
ANNUAL CONTAINER VOLUME

The Port of Savannah lies at the mouth of the Savannah River in southeastern Georgia on its Atlantic Ocean coast just south of the State's border with South Carolina. The Port of Savannah is an important industrial seaport and the seat of Chatham County. The Port of Savannah is about 91 nautical miles (135 kilometers or 84 miles direct) southwest of the Port of Charleston, South Carolina. The Port of Savannah is also about 130 nautical miles (196 kilometers or 122 miles direct) north-northeast of the Port of Jacksonville, Florida. The 2010 US Census reported a population of almost 136.3 thousand within the city limits of Savannah and over 355.5 thousand people living in the metropolitan area.

Inland service data

Major towns near seaport

Savannah, Garden City, Wilmington Island, Pooler, Richmond Hill, Rincon, Hilton Head Island, Fort Stewart, Hinesville, Beaufort, Statesboro, Jesup, Saint Simons, Brunswick, Vidalia, Charleston, Summerville, North Charleston, Ladson, Hanahan

Carrier mapping

List of main shipping lines serving the port

APL, China Shipping, CMA CGM, Evergreen, Hamburg Sud, Hanjin, Hapag-Lloyd, K Line, Maersk, MOL, NYK, OOCL, ZIM

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Export requirements

Country Requirements & Restrictions

There are no unique Country Requirements / Restrictions for this port.You can always reach out to us directly in case of any further queries.

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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Import requirements

Country Requirements & Restrictions

When a shipment reaches the United States, the owner, purchaser, or designated licensed customs broker (i.e. the importer of record) must file entry documents for the goods with the port director at the goods’ port of entry. To legally enter the U.S., imported goods must arrive within the port of entry, delivery of the merchandise must be authorized by CBP, and estimated duties must be paid. The importer of record is responsible for the arrangement of examination and release of the goods. Items on the banned list are: Agricultural Commodities (milk, fruits, vegetables, tobacco, livestock, etc.) Arms, Ammunition, Explosives, and Implements of War Certain Consumer Products (household appliances, industrial equipment, toys, etc.) Electronic Products (Radio Frequency Devices, radiation products) Food, Drugs, Cosmetics, and Medical Devices) Conflict Diamonds Gold, Silver, Currency, Stamps Pesticides, Toxic and Hazardous Substances Textiles, Wool, and Fur Counterfeit Products Wildlife and Pets Obscene, Immoral, or Seditious Matter Artifacts A license or permit from the responsible agency may be necessary to import: • alcoholic beverages • animal and animal products • certain drugs • firearms and ammunition • fruits, nuts • meat and meat products • milk, dairy, and cheese products • plants and plant products • poultry and poultry products • petroleum and petroleum products • vegetables Surety (Bond) All imports must be accompanied by a bond in order to ensure the payment of any duties, taxes, or fees relating to import. A bond can be purchased through a US based surety company or your selected Customs Broker There are 2 types of customs bond: Annual Bond – This is the most common and cost effective bond as it covers all imports for 1 year. A bond covering an amount of $50,000.00 USD will cost between $400.00 – $450.00 USD. Larger bonds can be purchased as well extensions of a smaller bond. Single-Entry Bond – Single entry bonds are most often used when importers do not expect to receive more than 5-10 per year and cost about 5% of the value of the shipment

Forms & Certificates

Within 15 calendar days of the date that a shipment arrives at a U.S. port of entry, entry documents must be filed at a location specified by the port director. These documents are: Entry Manifest or Application and Special Permit for Immediate Delivery or other form of merchandise release required by the port director, Evidence of right to make entry, Commercial invoice or a pro forma invoice when the commercial invoice cannot be produced, Packing lists, if appropriate, Other documents necessary to determine merchandise admissibility. "Commercial invoice A commercial invoice should include the following: US port of entry Contact information of Purchaser, Vendor, & Shipper Detailed description of merchandise (including country of manufacture) Piece count of each product (quantities & measures) Cost per item and currency All charges relating to the shipment including packaging, shipping charges Date of purchase The invoice must be in English or accompanied by an accurate English translation"

Key Customs Facts

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