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Netherlands


    • Railroads:

        total:
        2,757 km

        standard gauge:
        2,757 km km 1.435-m gauge (1,991 km electrified; 1,800 km double track) (1994)

    • Highways:

        total:
        104,831 km

        paved:
        92,251 km (2,118 km of expressway)

        unpaved:
        gravel, crushed stone 12,580 km (1992)

    • Inland waterways:
      6,340 km, of which 35% is usable by craft of 1,000 metric ton capacity or larger

    • Pipelines:
      crude oil 418 km; petroleum products 965 km; natural gas 10,230 km

    • Ports:
      Amsterdam, Delfzijl, Dordrecht, Eemshaven, Groningen, Haarlem, Ijmuiden, Maastricht, Rotterdam, Terneuzen, Utrecht

    • Merchant marine:

        total:
        343 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 2,629,578 GRT/3,337,307 DWT

        ships by type:
        bulk 2, cargo 195, chemical tanker 21, combination bulk 3, container 33, liquefied gas tanker 12, livestock carrier 1, multifunction large-load carrier 1, oil tanker 37, railcar carrier 1, refrigerated cargo 18, roll-on/roll-off cargo 14, short-sea passenger 3, specialized tanker 2

        note:
        many Dutch-owned ships are also registered on the Netherlands Antilles register

    • Airports:

        total:
        29

        with paved runways over 3,047 m:
        1

        with paved runways 2,438 to 3,047 m:
        9

        with paved runways 1,524 to 2,437 m:
        5

        with paved runways 914 to 1,523 m:
        3

        with paved runways under 914 m:
        8

        with unpaved runways 914 to 1,523 m:
        3






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