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    Sri Lanka Transportation - 2003
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    SOURCE: 2003 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways: total: 1,508 km
      broad gauge: 1,449 km 1.676-m gauge
      narrow gauge: 59 km 0.762-m gauge (2002)


      Highways: total: 11,285 km
      paved: 10,721 km
      unpaved: 564 km (1998 est.)


      Waterways: 430 km (navigable by shallow-draft craft)


      Pipelines: crude oil and petroleum products 62 km (1987)


      Ports and harbors: Colombo, Galle, Jaffna, Trincomalee


      Merchant marine: total: 15 ships (1,000 GRT or over) 62,157 GRT/84,898 DWT
      ships by type: cargo 13, container 1, petroleum tanker 1
      note: includes some foreign-owned ships registered here as a flag of convenience: Germany 9, Hong Kong 1, UAE 1 (2002 est.)


      Airports: 15 (2002)


      Airports - with paved runways: total: 14
      over 3,047 m: 1
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 7
      914 to 1,523 m: 6 (2002)


      Airports - with unpaved runways: total: 1
      under 914 m: 1 (2002)


      NOTE: The information regarding Sri Lanka on this page is re-published from the 2003 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Guinea Geography 2003 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Sri Lanka Transportation 2003 should be addressed to the CIA.

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