About Sabah Ports Sdn. Bhd.


Sabah Ports Sdn. Bhd. (SPSB), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Suria Capital Holdings Berhad, officially took over the management of all port operations from Sabah Ports Authority on 1 September 2004.  With eight ports strategically located at both the west and east coasts of Sabah,  SPSB provides berthing, handling and cargo facilities to its port customers.
As the State’s main port operator, SPSB has delivered maritime logistics, access and opportunity to Sabah along with bringing the world to its shores.

Our Ports

Sapangar Bay Container Port is a dedicated container facility and is positioned as the premier transhipment hub for the Brunei Darussalam-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines East ASEAN Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA).  Kota Kinabalu Port handles general cargo, cruise vessels and also provides roll-on, roll-off services.  Sapangar Bay Oil Terminal is a dedicated terminal for the handling of refined petroleum products and liquid chemical serving the west coast of Sabah.
The east coast ports of Sandakan, Tawau and Lahad Datu handle general cargo and containers as well as fertilizer and palm oil products. Kunak Port handles palm oil and palm kernel exports.


The ports operate three shifts daily through all year round;

1st shift 0800 to 1600 hours
Rest hour 1130 to 1230 hours
2nd shift 1600 to 2400 hours
Rest hour 1830 to 1930 hours
3rd shift 0000 to 0800 hours
Rest hour 0300 to 0330 hours