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    Korea, North Transportation - 2003
    https://theodora.com/wfb2003/korea_north/korea_north_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2003 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways: total: 5,214 km
      standard gauge: 4,549 km 1.435-m gauge (3,500 km electrified)
      narrow gauge: 665 km 0.762-m gauge (2002)


      Highways: total: 31,200 km
      paved: 1,997 km
      unpaved: 29,203 km (1996)


      Waterways: 2,253 km
      note: mostly navigable by small craft only


      Pipelines: crude oil 37 km; petroleum product 180 km


      Ports and harbors: Ch'ongjin, Haeju, Hungnam (Hamhung), Kimch'aek, Kosong, Najin, Namp'o, Sinuiju, Songnim, Sonbong (formerly Unggi), Ungsang, Wonsan


      Merchant marine: total: 149 ships (1,000 GRT or over) 881,276 GRT/1,309,547 DWT
      note: includes some foreign-owned ships registered here as a flag of convenience: Denmark 1, Greece 2, Pakistan 1, Singapore 1 (2002 est.)
      ships by type: bulk 8, cargo 120, combination bulk 2, container 1, multi-functional large-load carrier 1, passenger 2, passenger/cargo 1, petroleum tanker 8, refrigerated cargo 4, short-sea passenger 2


      Airports: 72 (2002)


      Airports - with paved runways: total: 34
      over 3,047 m: 5
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 18
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 5
      914 to 1,523 m: 3
      under 914 m: 3 (2002)


      Airports - with unpaved runways: total: 38
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 2
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 18
      914 to 1,523 m: 11
      under 914 m: 7 (2002)

      NOTE: The information regarding Korea, North on this page is re-published from the 2003 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Guinea Geography 2003 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Korea, North Transportation 2003 should be addressed to the CIA.

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