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Port Overview

The Port of Margosatubig has the following port facilities: A RC pier 12m x 30.50m Rock Causeway 11m x 22.3m PPA Terminal Office and guard house. Controlling water depth of the port alongside the pier is 10.0m while alongside the rock causeway is 5.0m at MLLW 0.00 elevation.  The port is linked by a concrete roadway of about 26.0 km from the national road junction of Pagadian-Zamboanga Highway and approximately 55 km. southwest of Pagadian City. This port has a cargo pier depth of 4.6 m.


Port Location and Contact



Province or District

Zamboanga Del Sur (Region IX)

Nearest Town or City with Distance from Port

Pagadian City (52 km)

Port's Complete Name

Port of Margosatubig





Managing Company or Port Authority

Philippine Ports Authority

Management Contact Person

Arcidi S. Jumaani, Port Manager   

PMO Zamboanga

(062) 991-2037 to 39 / 991-2360

Nearest Airport and Airlineswith Frequent International Arrivals/Departures

Pagadian Airport

Domestic only - PAL, Cebu Pacific


Port Picture

Description and Contacts of Key Companies

For more information on port contacts, please see the following link: 4.4 Port and Waterways Companies Contact List.

Port Performance

Please see the following link:


Discharge Rates and Terminal Handling Charges

For information on port rates and charges, please see the following link:

Berthing Specifications

Type of Berth


Length (m)

Maximum Draft (m)


Conventional Berth

1100 m5 m

Container Berth


Silo Berth


Berthing Tugs


Water Barges


General Cargo Handling Berths


Port Handling Equipment

There are no port handling equipment in the Port of Margosatubig.

Container Facilities

There are no container facilities at the Port of Margosatubig.

Customs Guidance

Custom documents must be filed and cleared at Port of Zamboanga Customs Office.


For more information on customs in the Philippines, please see the following link: 1.3 Customs Information.  

Terminal Information

Multipurpose Terminal

There is no multipurpose terminal at the Port of Margosatubig.

Grain and Bulk Handling

There are no grain and bulk handling facilities at the Port of Margosatubig.

Main Storage Terminal

There is no storage terminal at the Port of Margosatubig.


PPA is currently bidding for stevedoring services.

Hinterland Information

It is the cargo owner's responsibility to provide transport.

Port Security

There is a locally-hired guard.