The Port of Balingoan is located at Barangay Buak-Buak, Baligoan, Misamis Oriental. This port mainly caters to passenger and vehicles going to Camiguin Island. RORO and small sea craft operates on this port, which is vital for the travel linkage to Camiguin and Bohol.
Key port information can also be found at: http://www.maritime-database.com
Port Location and Contact
Province or District
Nearest Town or City with Distance from Port
Cagayan De Oro (84 km)
Port's Complete Name
Managing Company or Port Authority
Philippine Ports Authority
PA PMO Misamis Oriental / Cagayan de Oro
Management Contact Person
Isidro V. Butaslac, Jr.
PMO Misamis Oriental / Cagayan De Oro
+63 88 856-9098 / 856-1264
Nearest Airport and Airlines with Frequent International Arrivals/Departures
Philippine Airlines, Cebu Pacific, Air Asia
Description and Contacts of Key Companies
Prudential Customs Brokerage Services, Inc. (PCBSI) manages port handling and manpower services.
- Port of Balingoan, Balingoan, Misamis Oriental
- Prudential Custom Brokerage Services, Inc (PCBSI) Dapitan Branch
- Port Of Dapitan, Dapitan City 7101 Zamboanga del Norte Philippines (+63 65 302 0772)
- Main Office
- 7603 Dela Rosa Centre, Dela Rosa Street, Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines (+63 2 812 6085 )
For more information on port contacts, please see the following link: 4.3 Port and Waterways Companies Contact List.
The Port of Balingoan has no major cargo movements. This port only cater mostly passenger and their hand carried luggage. There is a RORO that serves for cargo truck that will directly board the ship and immediately depart upon arrival at Camiguin. This Port ceases operations during stormy weather and severe high wind at sea.
From June to November
Major Import Campaigns
Port only cater local cargoes and passengers
HANDLING FIGURES for 2020
Container Traffic (TEUs)
Handling Figures Bulk and Break Bulk for 2018
Break bulk (MT)
Discharge Rates and Terminal Handling Charges
Please see the foloowing link for Port of Balingoan tariff rates: Port of Balingoan (Domestic) CH Tariff
Type of Berth
Maximum Draft (m)
|4||205 m||6 m|
3 Roro ramps
General Cargo Handling Berths
Imports - Bagged Cargo
Exports - Bagged Cargo
Imports and Exports - RoRo
Port Handling Equipment
Handling operators has no cargo equipment for loading. RORO vessel directly load the trucks while conventional vessel uses manpower for cargo handling, if any.
No container facilities at this Port.
The port only serves domestic cargo and customs clearance is not needed. Customs documents should file and cleared at BOC Cagayan de Oro Port.
Atty. Elvira Cruz, District Collector, Port of Cagayan De Oro
+63 88 856-9406
For more information on customs in the Philippines, please see the following link: 1.3 Customs Information.
The port only has a passenger terminal and an 2,000 m2 parking lot for trucks.
Grain and Bulk Handling
Main Storage Terminal
Prudential Customs Brokerage Services, Inc. (PCBSI) handles the stevedoring services in the port.
Passengers are responsible for the handling of their cargoes as most cargo are rolling cargoes. Trucks and service vehicles will take RORO for transshipment to Camiguin Island.
Security guards manage the port security with the help of local police during peak travel season.
Current ISPS Level
Supported by the Coast Guard
Supported by the Local Government