Shipping Cars To Or From Port of Coos Bay, Oregon
The Port of Coos Bay, Oregon is strategically positioned in the southern area of the Oregon coastline. It is a natural harbor that shares the same shoreline with Charleston, North Bend, and the Eastside. The harbor is one of the biggest and deepest ports between Puget Sound and San Francisco. Its contribution to the economy of Oregon is seen through its rail line, marina, and its maritime operations.
Cost & Time To Ship Your Car Examples
|Shipping To/From||Cost||Distance||Estimated Time In Transit|
|Coos Bay to San Jose||$419||559 miles||2 - 4 days|
|Tuscon to Coos Bay||$803||1339 miles||4 - 6 days|
|Coos Bay to Albuquerque||$888||1480 miles||4 - 6 days|
|Pierre to Coos Bay||$949||1583 miles||5 - 7 days|
|Coos Bay to Baton Rouge||$1020||2550 miles||7 - 9 days|
|New Orleans to Coos Bay||$1051||2629 miles||7 - 9 days|
|Coos Bay to San Antonio||$1103||2206 miles||6 - 8 days|
|New York to Coos Bay||$1207||3018 miles||7 - 9 days|
*Prices and times are estimated. They can vary depending on the season and what type of vehicle you are shipping.
Why you should ship your car through the port of Coos Bay
Although small in size, the port of Coos Bay is an international harbor because it connects to overseas and local markets. The connection is by way of a channel that covers a distance of 15 miles and is 37 feet deep. Shipping cars to or from Port of Coos Bay, Oregonis often done through this channel making it easy for transport companies to make deliveries in good time. A-1 Auto Transport is one such company that ships SUVs, sedans, classic cars, ATVs, and even boats through the international port.
In addition, the port district in which the harbor is located sits along the coast line, making it easier for shipping vessels to transition into the port from the open sea. Transit time for ships is approximately ninety minutes which offers a secure passage into the harbor. When compared to other coastlines, the unique location of the port makes it a favorite of many shipping companies.
Management of the port of Coos Bay is handled by a board of commissioners that reside within the Port District. The board is appointed by a governor because it is a selected state port that contributes to the growth of Oregon. Members of the board are assigned duties that cover critical areas of port operation to ensure that daily activities run smoothly. They are also responsible for the expansion of the port facilities for the benefit of port users that continue to increase day by day.
Often referred to as the centre for marine commerce, the port is able to handle cargo tonnage of over 100 million for both imports and exports. The tonnage, which includes break-bulk and general cargo, is shipped into the harbor in containers through the many terminals at the facility. Terminals at port of Coos Bay are both public and privately owned making it possible for shipping companies to use them for vehicle transportation. Shipping cars to or from Port of Coos Bay, Oregon is easier for auto transport companies due to the availability of terminals.
Finally, the port of Coos Bay has a Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) assigned the number 132. The FTZ contains a number of facilities operated by the port management. Cargo that is processed within the zone is entitled to exemptions which may include waiving of custom duty fees, among others.
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Written By:Joe Webster
Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing.
After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood.
With over 30 years experience in the industry, we've been helping people ship their vehicles, motorcycles, RV's, heavy equipment, household goods and more across the country or overseas without a hitch. Ask us anything.