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    Korea, South Transportation - 2006
    https://theodora.com/wfbcurrent/korea_south/korea_south_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2006 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Airports:
      108 (2005)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 70
      over 3,047 m: 3
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 21
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 14
      914 to 1,523 m: 11
      under 914 m: 21 (2005)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 38
      914 to 1,523 m: 3
      under 914 m: 35 (2005)

      Heliports:
      537 (2005)

      Pipelines:
      gas 1,433 km; refined products 827 km (2004)

      Railways:
      total: 3,472 km
      standard gauge: 3,472 km 1.435-m gauge (1,342 km electrified) (2004)

      Roadways:
      total: 97,252 km
      paved: 74,641 km (including 2,778 km of expressways)
      unpaved: 22,611 km (2003)

      Waterways:
      1,608 km (most navigable only by small craft) (2006)

      Merchant marine:
      total: 650 ships (1000 GRT or over) 7,992,664 GRT/12,730,954 DWT
      by type: bulk carrier 151, cargo 202, chemical tanker 87, container 79, liquefied gas 20, passenger 5, passenger/cargo 22, petroleum tanker 53, refrigerated cargo 18, roll on/roll off 7, specialized tanker 3, vehicle carrier 3
      foreign-owned: 15 (France 12, Singapore 1, UK 2)
      registered in other countries: 362 (Belize 5, Cambodia 18, China 3, Cyprus 1, Georgia 1, Honduras 6, Hong Kong 12, Indonesia 1, North Korea 1, Malta 5, Mongolia 1, Panama 285, Singapore 17, Thailand 1, Turkey 1, unknown 4) (2005)

      Ports and terminals:
      Inch'on, Masan, P'ohang, Pusan, Ulsan


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

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