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Dangerous cargo services

The Port of Cartagena Organization aims to become the regional hub for handling dangerous cargo and chemicals. In case of an emergency, the port operates its own Haz-Mat vehicle and ambulance, run by its own emergency team, which have been trained to handle chemicals. It also has a fire-fighting network consisting of 15 hydrants and 480 extinguishers at the port terminals.

It also maintains high-risk prevention and mitigation standards, and keeps a stock of all necessary materials that guarantee the safety of individuals, cargo, the equipment and ships.

Additionally, the Port of Cartagena offers services tailor-designed for clients, in case they require any special service. The Commercial Team is ready to listen to your needs and offer you a specialized service in order to solve your inquiries.