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    Netherlands Transportation - 2003
    https://theodora.com/wfb2003/netherlands/netherlands_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2003 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways: total: 2,808 km
      standard gauge: 2,808 km 1.435-m gauge (2,061 km electrified) (2002)


      Highways: total: 116,500 km
      paved: 104,850 km (including 2,235 km of expressways)
      unpaved: 11,650 km (1999)


      Waterways: 5,046 km (of which 3,745 km are canals)
      note: 47% of total route length 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 and harbors: Amsterdam, Delfzijl, Dordrecht, Eemshaven, Groningen, Haarlem, IJmuiden, Maastricht, Rotterdam, Terneuzen, Utrecht, Vlissingen


      Merchant marine: total: 616 ships (1,000 GRT or over) 4,664,711 GRT/5,226,912 DWT
      note: includes some foreign-owned ships registered here as a flag of convenience: Belgium 1, Canada 1, Denmark 5, Finland 5, Germany 55, Ireland 12, Norway 12, Sweden 17, UK 33, US 12 (2002 est.)
      ships by type: bulk 3, cargo 371, chemical tanker 51, container 70, liquefied gas 13, livestock carrier 1, multi-functional large-load carrier 15, passenger 10, petroleum tanker 24, refrigerated cargo 34, roll on/roll off 16, short-sea passenger 2, specialized tanker 6


      Airports: 28 (2002)


      Airports - with paved runways: total: 21
      over 3,047 m: 2
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 7
      914 to 1,523 m: 4
      under 914 m: 2 (2002)
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 6


      Airports - with unpaved runways: total: 7
      914 to 1,523 m: 2
      under 914 m: 5 (2002)


      Heliports: 1 (2002)


      NOTE: The information regarding Netherlands 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 Netherlands Transportation 2003 should be addressed to the CIA.

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