R.S. Gamble & Son Limited was established in 1897 by Robert
Samuel Gamble as commission merchants and ships agents. He was later
joined by his son William, who took over the business when he died in
1928. R.S. Gamble is one of the pioneers of shipping in Jamaica and
will continue to be a leader.
Before the days of diesel we were agents for vessels calling for bunker at the coaling station in Port Royal.
In the early 1900’s we were wharf operators of one of the old
Kingston finger piers and received ships of the Hamburg America Line.
R.S. Gamble (1998) Limited acquired the assets of the 100 year old
company R.S. Gamble & Son Limited and is pleased to have taken over
all businesses formerly handled by them.
We operate as ship agents and marine insurance claim settling agents
representing many of the most respected companies in the international
We are Lloyd’s Agent in Jamaica, other principals include: the
International Underwriters Association of London, W.K. Webster and the
United States Salvage Association, Swedish Club, plus a range of other
European and Far Eastern Insurance companies
Our focus is to provide a high quality service at a competitive
price. Success will be measured by customers choosing us, because of
their belief in our ability to meet or exceed their expectations of
price and service.
To provide our principals with superior business practices & un-comparable logistical services in Jamaica
40 Second Street, Newport West, Kingston 11, JAMAICA, (West Indies).
Tel: (876) 7575168 Or (876) 6181073-4 Fax: (876) 9371441