Now offering full-service Stevedoring. We provide industry-leading stevedoring capabilities for handling multiple types of cargo.

Technology Solutions

The Port offers cutting edge information technology solutions including real-time web-based inventory control tools and reporting, bar-code scanning, and server hosting for our tenants and more. For info: (302) 472-7846.

Heavy Lift Equipment

The Port has a 100-ton mobile harbor crane as well as three 50-ton multi-purpose gantry cranes (two brand new) to handle containers, bulk, breakbulk and special heavy-lift cargo. An additional gantry crane has 75-ton lifting capacity for project cargo, for a total of 5 cranes at your service. For info: (302) 472-7822.

Cold-Chain Services in 360 Quality Certified Cold-store:

Cold Treatment

Port facilities are approved by USDA for cold treatment of table grapes and any deciduous and citrus fruit. For info: (302) 472-7822.

Rapid Cooling

The Port offers 4 Rapid Cooling chambers, with a capacity of 20 pallets each, for post-fumigation table grapes. The Rapid Cooling chambers can cool between 300-400 pallets/day: reducing the pulp temp. of grapes from 40-45 degrees Fahrenheit to 32-34 degrees Fahrenheit in 3.5 hours rather than in 2-3 days. For info: (302) 472-7822.

Control Atmosphere (CA)

Warehouse E includes two rooms with CA capabilities totaling 16,000 s.f. For info: (302) 472-7695.

Fumigation Services

The Port provides the facilities to fumigate large and small size perishable shipments. For info: (302) 472-7695.

Government Inspections

USDA and FDA personnel offer certified fruit, juice and meat inspections. For info: (302) 655-1492. US Customs and Border Protection inspectors inspect and clear ships quickly and efficiently at their on-site offices at Port Wilmington. For info: (302) 326-0600.

Office and Warehousing Rental

Available office space, open area storage and warehouse space. For info: (302) 472-7806.

Finish Vehicle Processing

AutoPort, Inc., a Port tenant, is an ISO 9001 certified vehicle processor with four decades of experience providing comprehensive homologation and processing services for OEMs and fleets. For info: (302) 658-5100


Port Wilmington provides 24-hour security services to customers, employees and visitors of the Port. 24-hour manned security entrance, and vehicle patrol. For info, please contact Jerry Custis, Director of Safety and Security, at (302) 472-7817. Security at the Gatehouse (302) 472-7864.