• You must fill the fields marked in red

      • Ship from TOWN NAME
      • Ship from TOWN
      • Ship from PORT NAME
      • select Nearby Port
      • Select the location in

      is not part of our routes You can choose an alternative in below

      Choose a port in in the list below

        is not part of our routes

          • Ship to TOWNNAME
          • Ship to TOWN
          • Ship to PORT NAME
          • select Nearby Port
          • Select the location in

          is not part of our routes You can choose an alternative in below

          Choose a port to in the list below

            is not part of our routes

            Full Container Load(FCL)

            You must provide value for at least one of the fields marked in red

            20FT Container
            20' x 8' x 8'6"
            20ftcontainer | iContainers
            40FT Container
            40' x 8' x 8'6"
            40ftcontainer | iContainers
            40FT High cube
            40' x 8' x 9'6"
            40fthighcube | iContainers

            Share Container Load(LCL)

            You must provide value for the fields marked in red.

            Calculate LCL volume

            How to calculate your shipment volume of LCL

          • tab2
          • tab3

          Ocean Freight Transportation to Guayaquil

          Santiago de Guayaquil is one of the largest cities in Latin America and lies alongside the Pacific coast of Ecuador. Agriculture, aquaculture, and trade are its most economically significant activities - not least because the greater part of the country’s national and international businesses are headquartered in this city. Ocean freight transportation to Guayaquil is vitally important to Ecuador. Its sea port features important infrastructure for the handling of imports and exports. Its facilities move a good portion of the country’s foreign-trade goods, valued in the neighbourhood of $45 million annually.

          Ecuador is a member of a large number of international trade organizations, and recently signed a commercial treaty with the European Union. Its economic growth is sustained, and has advanced in a surprising manner, including during the economic crisis of the past few years. All of this makes ocean freight transportation to Guayaquil an option of great interest to Spanish exporters.

          Full Container (FCL) or Groupage (LCL)

          Before you contract for ocean freight transportation to Guayaquil, we recommend that you examine the two available options - full container (FCL) or shared container (LCL).

          A full container load (FCL) provides you with a container for your exclusive use. This is especially useful if you require your goods to be isolated from those of other exporters, in order to avoid any type of risk of damage or impact on your shipment of problems with others’ goods (for example, if the container is detained for customs inspection).

          As well, if the volume of your shipment is between 11 and 25 europallets (each europallet has dimensions of 1.2m x 0.8m) or 10 and 21 standard pallets or its multiples (the size of each standard American pallet is 39.37 inches wide and 47.24 inches long), you will enjoy the greatest cost efficiency for your transport dollar, since this is the exact respective maximum capacity of the 20-foot and 40-foot containers that you will have at your disposal.

          Conversely, if your shipment does not fill at least half a container, we recommend that you opt for “groupage” (LCL). This means sharing a container with other exporters in a way that requires you to pay only for the transport capacity you use, representing great cost-saving.

          Now you know all the details needed to finalize your shipment of containers to Guayaquil. Examine our rates on iContainers, and get in contact with us.

          Ocean Freight Routes to Guayaquil

          The sea port of Guayaquil is managed by APG (the Guayaquil Port Authority). Its quays move 70 percent and over 80 percent of the country’s exports and imports respectively, which makes it one of the most important port facilities in the Pacific. Its traffic exceeds a million TEUs annually.

          Contecon Guayaquil S.A. manages a container terminal and a multi-purpose terminal, each with four or five piers and ample warehouse space capable of handling general cargo, refrigerated cargo, multipurpose cargo, and dangerous cargo, among others.

          Andipuerto Guayaquil S.A. manages a terminal for the handling of liquid and solid bulk goods, as well as a multi-purpose warehouse space.

          Air Freight Transportation to Guayaquil

          If your shipping is urgent or you have a very tight schedule, we suggest you quote an air freight shipment. Please take into consideration the limitations on air freight shipments with respect to volume and weight - by using the calculator provided by iContainers.