The Uliga Dock consists of an “L-shaped” dock adjacent to the port fairway and a dock warehouse
The Uliga Dock is used for the moorage of governmental vessels owned and operated by the RMI Marshall Island Marine Resources Authority (MIMRA), the RMI Ministry of Transportation and Communications and the RMI Ports Authority (RMIPA). Each of these agencies also own facilities situated inland of the dock including: The Outer Island Fish Market Center operated by MIMRA; offices and the Marshall Islands Shipping Corporation (MISC) owned by the RMI Ministry of Transportation and Communications; and, the Warehouse Facility owned by RMIPA and currently leased to the MISC and the International Migration Organization
Port website: http://rmipa.com/seaports/
Key port information may also be found at: http://www.maritime-database.com
Port Location and Contact
Republic of Marshall Islands
Province or District
Nearest Town or City
with Distance from Port
Majuro 1 Km
Port's Complete Name
Managing Company or Port Authority
Marshall Islands Port Authority
Management Contact Person
Captain Joe Tiobech
Nearest Airport and Airlines with Frequent International Arrivals/Departures
Amata Kabua International Airport Majuro
United Airlines Nauru Airlines
Description and Contacts of Key Companies
Marshall Islands Port Authority
The Marshall Islands Port Authority (RMIPA) is the controlling agency for all ports in RMI and is based at Delap Dock. The Port Authority is a state owned enterprise and is responsible for the development, maintenance and operations of all sea ports, including Uliga and Delap in Majuro and the sole international airport, the Amata Kabua International Airport (AKIA or MAJ), located on Majuro Atoll. RMIPA reports to the Minister of Transportation and Communications and is governed by a seven-member Board of Directors appointed by the Cabinet. The day-to-day operations are managed by a Director and staff of 60.
Marshall Islands Shipping Corporation
The Marshall Islands Shipping Corporation manages the government ships, which are used for moving people and freight, including copra, around the islands. The Shipping office is on the road leading to Uliga Dock, MISCO also operate and coordinate Uliga Dock.
For more information on port contacts, please see the following link: 4.4 Port and Waterways Companies Contact List here.
Uliga Dock is a Domestic Dock handling Bulk break cargo to the outer Islands. Vessels are all self loaded. Fuel is available at the Dock
Major Import Campaigns
Discharge Rates and Terminal Handling Charges
Loading and unloading rates are included in the cost of shipping. Rates vary dependent on the goods to be carried and the destination of the goods. Rates for goods can be obtained by contacting Ted Kiluwe at firstname.lastname@example.org
Type of Berth
Port Handling Equipment
Port handling equipment is operated by Marshall Island Shipping Corporation.
Total Quantity and Capacity Available
RoRo Tugmaster (with Trailer)
Grain Elevator with Bagging Machines
1 x 2.3MT
Uliga Dock Entrance with Warehouse on Left Hand side
Deck Cranes for loading and unloading Uliga Dock
Loading Cargo Vessel at Uliga Dock
Uliga Dock from Lagoon
There are no container facilities at Uliga Dock.
MISCO operates a storage warehouse at Uliga Dock which is used for consolidating domestic cargo.
IOM also rent approximately 200m2 currently holding 3 refrigerated containers
Number of Storage Facilities
600 (excluding IOM)
IOM has 3 refrigerated containers not for public use
As with Bagged Cargo
The port has a security guard at the gate entrance to the dock area.