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    China Transportation - 2006
    https://theodora.com/wfbcurrent/china/china_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2006 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Airports:
      489 (2005)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 389
      over 3,047 m: 54
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 120
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 139
      914 to 1,523 m: 23
      under 914 m: 53 (2005)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 89
      over 3,047 m: 4
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 5
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 15
      914 to 1,523 m: 29
      under 914 m: 36 (2005)

      Heliports:
      30 (2005)

      Pipelines:
      gas 15,890 km; oil 14,478 km; refined products 3,280 km (2004)

      Railways:
      total: 71,898 km
      standard gauge: 71,898 km 1.435-m gauge (18,115 km electrified)
      dual gauge: 23,945 km (multiple track not included in total) (2002)

      Roadways:
      total: 1,809,829 km
      paved: 1,447,682 km (with at least 29,745 km of expressways)
      unpaved: 362,147 km (2003)

      Waterways:
      123,964 km (2003)

      Merchant marine:
      total: 1,700 ships (1000 GRT or over) 20,441,123 GRT/30,808,417 DWT
      by type: barge carrier 2, bulk carrier 367, cargo 709, chemical tanker 37, combination ore/oil 1, container 146, liquefied gas 29, passenger 8, passenger/cargo 84, petroleum tanker 255, refrigerated cargo 32, roll on/roll off 9, specialized tanker 8, vehicle carrier 13
      foreign-owned: 14 (Hong Kong 7, Japan 2, South Korea 3, UK 1, US 1)
      registered in other countries: 1,018 (The Bahamas 5, Bangladesh 1, Belize 71, Cambodia 75, Cyprus 10, Honduras 3, Hong Kong 259, India 1, Liberia 35, Malaysia 1, Malta 15, Mongolia 1, Norway 3, Panama 370, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 106, Singapore 20, Tuvalu 13, unknown 29) (2005)

      Ports and terminals:
      Dalian, Guangzhou, Nanjing, Ningbo, Qingdao, Qinhuangdao, Shanghai


      NOTE: The information regarding China 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 China Transportation 2006 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about China Transportation 2006 should be addressed to the CIA.

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