Handling a broad range of bulk commodities.


Vancouver Bulk Terminal was established in 2023 as a joint venture between Nautilus International Holding Corporation and Neltume Ports with the vision of establishing growth and environmental responsibility to the Port of Vancouver, USA's Dry Bulk Export Dock. Capable of handling a broad range of heavy mineral bulk commodities, VBT operates with speed, efficiency and safety always top of mind.


Terminal 2, Berth 7:
Dry Bulk Export Dock

  • Dock Length: 800 lineal feet (243 meters)
  • Dock Height: 30 feet (9.14 meters)
  • Berth Depth: 43 feet (13.11 meters) (CRD)*

Terminal Capabilities

Direct transfer from rail to storage, bottom dump or top unloading. Features: 124,616 square-foot covered bulk storage with telescoping conveyor loader with outboard reach of 60 feet.

Port of Vancouver, USA Facts

  • Water Depth: 43 feet
  • Located 106 river miles from the Pacific Ocean; the most direct, uninterrupted route from the Pacific Rim to the U.S. Midwest and Western Canada
  • 13 deep draft vessels
  • Transited by BNSF Railway, Union Pacific Railroad, Canadian National Railroad and Canadian Pacific Railroad
  • 2 miles from I-5
  • 15 minutes from Portland International Airport

Caring for cargo and those who handle it is our highest value