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Philippines Transportation 2011
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SOURCE: 2011 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES


















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Page last updated on January 13, 2011

Airports:
254 (2010)
country comparison to the world: 25
[see also: Airports country ranks ]

Airports - with paved runways:
total: 85
[see also: Airports - with paved runways - total country ranks ]
over 3,047 m: 4
2,438 to 3,047 m: 8
1,524 to 2,437 m: 29
914 to 1,523 m: 34
under 914 m: 10 (2010)

Airports - with unpaved runways:
total: 169
[see also: Airports - with unpaved runways - total country ranks ]
1,524 to 2,437 m: 4
914 to 1,523 m: 66
under 914 m: 99 (2010)

Heliports:
2 (2010)
[see also: Heliports country ranks ]

Pipelines:
oil 107 km; refined products 112 km (2009)
[see also: Pipelines country ranks ]

Railways:
total: 897 km
country comparison to the world: 95
narrow gauge: 897 km 1.067-m gauge (492 km are in operation) (2008)
[see also: Railways country ranks ]

Roadways:
total: 201,910 km
country comparison to the world: 24
paved: 21,677 km
unpaved: 180,233 km (2008)
[see also: Roadways country ranks ]

Waterways:
3,219 km; (limited to vessels with draft less than 1.5 m) (2011)
country comparison to the world: 31
[see also: Waterways country ranks ]

Merchant marine:
total: 428
country comparison to the world: 24
by type: bulk carrier 75, cargo 135, carrier 16, chemical tanker 26, container 13, liquefied gas 5, passenger 7, passenger/cargo 68, petroleum tanker 45, refrigerated cargo 17, roll on/roll off 12, vehicle carrier 9
foreign-owned: 156 (Bermuda 43, China 4, Greece 4, Japan 82, Malaysia 1, Netherlands 18, Singapore 1, South Korea 1, Taiwan 1, UAE 1)
registered in other countries: 7 (Cyprus 1, Panama 6) (2010)
[see also: Merchant marine country ranks ]

Ports and terminals:
Batangas, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Liman, Manila

Transportation - note:
the International Maritime Bureau reports the territorial and offshore waters in the South China Sea as high risk for piracy and armed robbery against ships; numerous commercial vessels have been attacked and hijacked both at anchor and while underway; hijacked vessels are often disguised and cargo diverted to ports in East Asia; crews have been murdered or cast adrift


NOTE: The information regarding Philippines on this page is re-published from the 2011 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Philippines Transportation 2011 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Philippines Transportation 2011 should be addressed to the CIA.



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