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    Korea, North Transportation - 2006
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    SOURCE: 2006 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Airports:
      79 (2005)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 35
      over 3,047 m: 2
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 22
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 7
      914 to 1,523 m: 1
      under 914 m: 3 (2005)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 44
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 1
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 21
      914 to 1,523 m: 14
      under 914 m: 8 (2005)

      Heliports:
      20 (2005)

      Pipelines:
      oil 154 km (2004)

      Railways:
      total: 5,214 km
      standard gauge: 5,214 km 1.435-m gauge (3,500 km electrified) (2004)

      Roadways:
      total: 31,200 km
      paved: 1,997 km
      unpaved: 29,203 km (1999 est.)

      Waterways:
      2,250 km (most navigable only by small craft) (2006)

      Merchant marine:
      total: 284 ships (1000 GRT or over) 1,117,435 GRT/1,563,258 DWT
      by type: barge carrier 1, bulk carrier 14, cargo 222, chemical tanker 2, container 3, livestock carrier 4, passenger/cargo 6, petroleum tanker 20, refrigerated cargo 5, roll on/roll off 6, vehicle carrier 1
      foreign-owned: 84 (British Virgin Islands 1, Denmark 1, Germany 1, Greece 1, India 1, Italy 1, South Korea 1, Lebanon 14, Lithuania 1, Marshall Islands 2, Pakistan 3, Romania 16, Russia 2, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1, Syria 21, Turkey 4, Ukraine 1, UAE 7, US 4, Yemen 1)
      registered in other countries: 3 (Mongolia 3) (2005)

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


      NOTE: The information regarding Korea, North on this page is re-published from the 2006 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Korea, North Transportation 2006 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Korea, North Transportation 2006 should be addressed to the CIA.

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