At a Glance

Located in Palaran, Samarinda, PT Pelabuhan Samudera Palaran was established as a special purpose company to build and operate Terminal Peti Kemas (TPK) Palaran. 


The port construction was motivated by the capacity and facility limitation of Port of Samarinda to handle cargo growth. TPK Palaran is expected to answer the challenge and positively contribute to Samarinda and East Borneo Province specifically and for the nation generally.


To be the best container port in the eastern part of Indonesia with an operating system equivalent to the international port standard.


Enhancing participation as a government partner, improving the flow of goods and economic growth

Enhancing role as an economy gateway in East Borneo

Providing excellent facilities and services for loading and unloading containers for our quality customers



PT Pelabuhan Samudera Palaran was established to build and operate TPK Palaran with BOT (Build, Operate, and Transfer) scheme for 50 years


Groundbreaking Ceremony


Grand Opening of TPK Palaran


Implemented Autogate and Online Document System

  • Acquired ISO 9001 and OHSAS 18001 Certification

  • Implemented E-Tally System


Implemented Port Equipment Monitoring System