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    Netherlands Transportation - 2006
    http://www.theodora.com/wfbcurrent/netherlands/netherlands_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2006 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Airports:
      27 (2005)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 20
      over 3,047 m: 2
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 9
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 3
      914 to 1,523 m: 4
      under 914 m: 2 (2005)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 7
      914 to 1,523 m: 3
      under 914 m: 4 (2005)

      Heliports:
      1 (2005)

      Pipelines:
      condensate 325 km; gas 6,998 km; oil 590 km; refined products 716 km (2004)

      Railways:
      total: 2,808 km
      standard gauge: 2,808 km 1.435-m gauge (2,061 km electrified) (2004)

      Roadways:
      total: 116,500 km
      paved: 104,850 km
      unpaved: 11,650 km (1999)

      Waterways:
      5,046 km (navigable for ships of 50 tons) (2004)

      Merchant marine:
      total: 563 ships (1000 GRT or over) 4,925,489 GRT/5,052,931 DWT
      by type: bulk carrier 11, cargo 366, chemical tanker 31, container 54, liquefied gas 12, passenger 12, passenger/cargo 14, petroleum tanker 14, refrigerated cargo 30, roll on/roll off 16, specialized tanker 3
      foreign-owned: 152 (Australia 1, Belgium 2, Denmark 9, Finland 9, Germany 58, Ireland 13, Netherlands Antilles 1, Norway 6, Sweden 21, UK 21, US 11)
      registered in other countries: 222 (Antigua and Barbuda 10, Australia 2, Austria 2, The Bahamas 25, Bermuda 1, Canada 1, Cyprus 18, Isle of Man 2, Liberia 13, Luxembourg 3, Malta 5, Marshall Islands 5, Netherlands Antilles 69, Norway 3, Panama 26, Philippines 20, Portugal 1, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 7, Singapore 1, Turkey 1, UK 2, US 4, unknown 1) (2005)

      Ports and terminals:
      Amsterdam, Groningen, Ijmuiden, Rotterdam, Terneuzen, Vlissingen, Zaanstad


      NOTE: The information regarding Netherlands on this page is re-published from the 2006 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Netherlands Transportation 2006 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Netherlands Transportation 2006 should be addressed to the CIA.

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