Port of Montego Bay

Jamaica

General Information

Address 15-17 Duke Street
Kingston
Jamaica

Port Authority Port Authority of Jamaica

Phone 876 922-0290

Fax 876 924-9437

Email paj@portjam.com

Coordinates 18º 28' 59'' N, -77º -55' 0'' W

Decimal 18.4833333, -77.9166667

UN/LOCODE JMMBJ

Port Type Seaport

Port Size Small

Website www.portjam.com

Terminal Yes

List of main shipping lines serving the port

SEABOARD MARINE, ZIM

Port Detail

Region Caribbean Sea

Inland port No

Entrance Restrictions

Mean tide 1 foot m

Tide

Overhead Limit

Swell

Water Depth

Channel 31 - 35 feet 9.4 - 10 meters

Cargo Pier 31 - 35 feet 9.4 - 10 meters

Mean Tide 1 foot

Anchorage 26 - 30 feet 7.1 - 9.1 meters

Oil Terminal 31 - 35 feet 9.4 - 10 meters

Harbor Characteristics

Harbor Size Small

Shelter Fair

Max Vessel Size Over 500 feet in length

Harbor Type Open Roadstead

Turning Area Yes

Pilotage

Compulsory

Available

Advisable

Local Assist

Supplies

Provisions

Fuel Oil

Deck

Water

Diesel Oil

Engine

Lifts & Cranes

0-24 Ton Lifts

25-49 Ton Lifts

50-100 Ton Lifts

100+ Ton Lifts

Fixed Cranes

Mobile Cranes

Floating Cranes

Loading & Unloading

Wharves

Med Moor

Ice

Anchor

Beach

Tugs

Assist

Salvage

Quarantine

Pratique

Deratt Cert

Port Services

Longshore

Electrical Repair

Steam

Electrical

Navigation Eq

Repairs, Drydock & Other Services

Ship Repairs Limited

Marine Railroad

Degauss -

Drydock Size

Garbage Disposal

Dirty Ballast

Communications

Telephone

Radio

Air

Telegraph

Radio Tel

Rail