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The Port of Charleston is rapidly emerging as the go-to port in the Southeast for cold chain business. Loaded reefer business has grown 86% since 2011. Freezer capacity has grown dramatically as well with several new and expanded freezer operations. Whether you are making a port selection decision for the routing of freight or choosing a location to make a port-dependent cold chain investment, the Port of Charleston is an ideal choice.

Efficient & Flexible Terminal Operations
The Port of Charleston employs a highly efficient reefer handling operation that requires no racking fees and expedites pick-up and delivery.

  • Reefer Storage: Wheeled/Grounded
  • Racking or Facilitation Fee: None
  • Holiday/Weekend Gates: Available
  • Power: Shore Power/Genset
  • Double Moves: Yes
  • On-Site Repair & Prep: Yes
  • Portwide Reefer Slots: 1,705
  • Wando Welch Terminal: 1,325 Slots
  • North Charleston Terminal: 380 Slots
  • Specialized Truckers: Yes
  • Specialized Warehousing: Yes

You owe it to yourself and your business to take another look at Charleston for your reefer cargo.

Give Charleston Another Look!

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Our cold storage partners are a critical part of Charleston’s rapid growth for reefer cargo:

Agro Merchants Group
Mark Westmoreland
Warehouse Manager, Charleston
john.westmoreland@agromerchants.com
Mobile: 404-435-8721

Lineage Logistics
Marc Malone, VP-Business Development
mmalone@lineagelogistics.com
Mobile: (863) 640-8496

New Orleans Cold Storage
Jim Henderson – VP Sales & Marketing
jim.henderson@nocs.com
Office: 504-944-4400
Mobile: 504-256-7559