Contanda Steel, LLC

Offering complete turnkey operations and the most competitive rates and outstanding customer service for steel import/exports through the Gulf of Mexico to all American and international markets.


Getting your steel cargoes to or from any American and international destination is easy.

Location, Location, Location

Contanda Steel, LLC is located in the protected Jacinto Port Slip off the main Port of Houston's deep water Ship Channel, only 25 miles fromthe Gulf of Mexico, half the distance compared to reaching Houston's "City Docks". Excellently connected to main arteries or transportation such as I-10 East and the Beltway 8 (or East Sam Houston Parkway). Served by the Port Terminal Railroad Association (PTRA), the switching company linking Contanda to the two major railroads operating in Houston; i.e., the Union Pacific (UP) and the Burlington Northern Sante Fe (BNSF).


Long recognized by the import/export community as the premier terminal for the finest inventory control, most major trucking companies find that Contanda is the fastest and most accurate truck loading terminal within the port of Houston averaging 30 minutes per truck stay.

  • Track Shipment day or night
  • 24 Hour Access to Management


Vessels up to LOA 740' and up to 34' in draught can berth at our well maintained dock.


Contanda has a total of 62 acres (25 hectares), 52 of which are completely paved. Our efficient main facility is located on 28 acres on the Houston Ship Channel and offers 180,000 square feet of warehousing space with overhead cranes, shore cranes and rail siding. Contanda provides additional storage area of 35 acres with its two additional neighboring yards, including three rail spurs with the capacity to handle up to 55 railcars. Contanda can transload all kinds of cargoes between ship/truck/rail/barge.


For the security of your cargo, the entire property is fenced and patrolled 24 hours a day by our on-site security guard service.

  • Drug Free Workplace
  • Certified Equipment Operators
  • Written Safety Programs Supported by Top Management

Computerized Terminal Operations

Contanda offers real time views of your material stored at its facilities. The website offers a robust package of tools to assist your company in the tracking of the movement of your stored materials.

The controls are in your hands - signed copies of delivery receipts, complete inventory reporting and daily computerized updates let you know where your cargo is at all times

Contanda's website gives you the power and the flexibility to make critical business decisions on your own schedule.