Moengo Port is situated alongside the Cottica river, which is the deepest river in Suriname. To go to the Cottica river  you have to pass the Commewijne river. The day to day tidal information is published in the annual tide tables of the Maritime Authority of Suriname (MAS).

The Moengo Port is strategically situated towards French Guyana. It takes only half an hour to reach St. Laurent du Maroni.