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Port Manatee, Florida - 1821

Port Type: 
Port of Entry
Port Code: 
Location Address: 
400 Tampa Bay Way
Palmetto, FL 34221
(941) 729-9301
Port Director: 
Andrew Alexander
Office Hours: 
Currently closed
Sunday: Closed
Monday: 8:30 am-5:00 pm EST
Tuesday: 8:30 am-5:00 pm EST
Wednesday: 8:30 am-5:00 pm EST
Thursday: 8:30 am-5:00 pm EST
Friday: 8:30 am-5:00 pm EST
Saturday: Closed
Directions to Port Office: 

I 75

From I 75 take the SR 674 W exit, exit 240B toward Ruskin; Merge onto E College Ave/FL 674 W; Turn Left onto S US 41/S Tamiami Trl/US 41 S/FL 45 S, continue to follow S Tamiami Trl/US 41 S/FL 45 S; Turn Right onto S Dock St/South Dock St; Turn slight right onto Regal Cruise Way;End at 400 Tampa Bay Way


Special Instructions

The Port of Manatee is a seaport with cargo processing. Port personnel are the face at the border for most cargo and visitors entering the United States. Here CBP enforces the import and export laws and regulations of the U.S. federal government and conducts admissibility activities. The Port also performs agriculture inspections to protect the USA from potential carriers of animal and plant pests or diseases that could cause serious damage to America's crops, livestock, pets, and the environment. This port is designated as a Class A Port of entry for all aliens.