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    Uruguay Transportation - 2003
    https://theodora.com/wfb2003/uruguay/uruguay_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2003 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways: total: 2,073 km
      standard gauge: 2,073 km 1.435-m gauge
      note: 461 km have been taken out of service and 460 km are in partial use (2002)


      Highways: total: 8,764 km
      paved: 7,800 km
      unpaved: 964 km (2001)


      Waterways: 1,600 km (used by coastal and shallow-draft river craft)


      Ports and harbors: Colonia, Fray Bentos, Juan La Caze, La Paloma, Montevideo, Nueva Palmira, Paysandu, Punta del Este, Piriapolis


      Merchant marine: total: 4 ships (1,000 GRT or over) 10,918 GRT/9,775 DWT
      note: includes some foreign-owned ships registered here as a flag of convenience: Argentina 4, Greece 1 (2002 est.)
      ships by type: chemical tanker 1, container 1, petroleum tanker 1, roll on/roll off 1


      Airports: 64 (2002)


      Airports - with paved runways: total: 15
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 1
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 5
      914 to 1,523 m: 7
      under 914 m: 2 (2002)


      Airports - with unpaved runways: total: 49
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 2
      914 to 1,523 m: 16
      under 914 m: 31 (2002)


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



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