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Brazil Transportation 2019

SOURCE: 2019 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES











Brazil Transportation 2019
SOURCE: 2019 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES


Page last updated on February 08, 2019

National air transport system:
number of registered air carriers: 9 (2015)
[see also: National air transport system - number of registered air carriers country ranks ]
inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 443 (2015)
[see also: National air transport system - inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers country ranks ]
annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 102,039,359 (2015)
[see also: National air transport system - annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers country ranks ]
annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 149.393 million mt-km (2015)
[see also: National air transport system - annual freight traffic on registered air carriers country ranks ]

Civil aircraft registration country code prefix:
PP (2016)

Airports:
4,093 (2013)
country comparison to the world (CIA rank, may be based on non-current data): 2
[see also: Airports country ranks ]

Airports - with paved runways:
total: 698 (2017)
[see also: Airports - with paved runways - total country ranks ]
over 3,047 m: 7 (2017)
[see also: Airports - with paved runways - over 3,047 m country ranks ]
2,438 to 3,047 m: 27 (2017)
[see also: Airports - with paved runways - 2,438 to 3,047 m country ranks ]
1,524 to 2,437 m: 179 (2017)
[see also: Airports - with paved runways - 1,524 to 2,437 m country ranks ]
914 to 1,523 m: 436 (2017)
[see also: Airports - with paved runways - 914 to 1,523 m country ranks ]
under 914 m: 49 (2017)
[see also: Airports - with paved runways - under 914 m country ranks ]

Airports - with unpaved runways:
total: 3,395 (2013)
[see also: Airports - with unpaved runways - total country ranks ]
1,524 to 2,437 m: 92 (2013)
[see also: Airports - with unpaved runways - 1,524 to 2,437 m country ranks ]
914 to 1,523 m: 1,619 (2013)
[see also: Airports - with unpaved runways - 914 to 1,523 m country ranks ]
under 914 m: 1,684 (2013)
[see also: Airports - with unpaved runways country ranks ]

Heliports:
13 (2013)
[see also: Heliports country ranks ]

Pipelines:
5959 km refined petroleum product (1,165 km distribution, 4,794 km transport), 11696 km natural gas (2,274 km distribution, 9,422 km transport), 1985 km crude oil (distribution), 77 km ethanol/petrochemical (37 km distribution, 40 km transport) (2016)

Railways:
total: 29,850 km (2014)
[see also: Railways - total country ranks ]
standard gauge: 194 km 1.435-m gauge (2014)
[see also: Railways - standard gauge country ranks ]
narrow gauge: 23,341.6 km 1.000-m gauge (24 km electrified) (2014)
[see also: Railways - narrow gauge country ranks ]
broad gauge: 5,822.3 km 1.600-m gauge (498.3 km electrified) (2014)
[see also: Railways - broad gauge country ranks ]
dual gauge: 492 km 1.600-1.000-m gauge (2014)
[see also: Railways - dual gauge country ranks ]
country comparison to the world (CIA rank, may be based on non-current data): 9

Roadways:

Waterways:
50,000 km (most in areas remote from industry and population) (2012)
country comparison to the world (CIA rank, may be based on non-current data): 3
[see also: Waterways country ranks ]

Merchant marine:
total: 775 (2017)
[see also: Merchant marine - total country ranks ]
by type: bulk carrier 20, container ship 18, general cargo 48, oil tanker 38, other 651 (2017)
country comparison to the world (CIA rank, may be based on non-current data): 28

Ports and terminals:
major seaport(s): Belem, Paranagua, Rio Grande, Rio de Janeiro, Santos, Sao Sebastiao, Tubarao
oil terminal(s): DTSE/Gegua oil terminal, Ilha Grande (Gebig), Guaiba Island terminal, Guamare oil terminal
container port(s) (TEUs): Santos (3,393,593) (2016)
LNG terminal(s) (import): Pecem, Rio de Janiero
river port(s): Manaus (Amazon)
dry bulk cargo port(s): Sepetiba ore terminal, Tubarao


NOTE: 1) The information regarding Brazil on this page is re-published from the 2019 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Brazil Transportation 2019 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Brazil Transportation 2019 should be addressed to the CIA.
2) The rank that you see is the CIA reported rank, which may habe the following issues:
  a) They assign increasing rank number, alphabetically for countries with the same value of the ranked item, whereas we assign them the same rank.
  b) The CIA sometimes assignes counterintuitive ranks. For example, it assigns unemployment rates in increasing order, whereas we rank them in decreasing order






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