Port:Place of the shore or Bank approved as such by the Federal Executive to receive, shelter and care of boats, composed by the port area and where the development zone, and for areas of common use for internal and affected to operation navigation and access: with services, terminals and facilities, public and private, for the transfer of goods and transfer of persons between the modes of transport that links.

Under the ports act published in the official journal the 19 July of 1993.

The port will be schedule for arrival, set sail and boat care the 24 hours every day of the year.

In accordance with the rules of operation of the port of Veracruz, authorized the 16 November of the 2010 Chapter V .