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Philippines Transportation 2017
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SOURCE: 2017 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES











Philippines Transportation 2017
SOURCE: 2017 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES


Page last updated on January 12, 2017

National air transport system:
number of registered air carriers: 11
[see also: National air transport system - number of registered air carriers country ranks ]
inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 158
[see also: National air transport system - inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers country ranks ]
annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 32,230,986
[see also: National air transport system - annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers country ranks ]
annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 484,190,968 mt-km (2015)
[see also: National air transport system - annual freight traffic on registered air carriers country ranks ]

Civil aircraft registration country code prefix:
RP (2016)

Airports:
247 (2013)
country comparison to the world: 24
[see also: Airports country ranks ]

Airports - with paved runways:
total: 89
[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: 33
914 to 1,523 m: 34
under 914 m: 10 (2013)

Airports - with unpaved runways:
total: 158
[see also: Airports - with unpaved runways - total country ranks ]
1,524 to 2,437 m: 3
914 to 1,523 m: 56
under 914 m: 99 (2013)

Heliports:
2 (2013)
[see also: Heliports country ranks ]

Pipelines:
gas 567 km; oil 138 km; refined products 185 km (2013)
[see also: Pipelines country ranks ]

Railways:
total: 995 km
narrow gauge: 995 km 1.067-m gauge (484 km are in operation) (2015)
country comparison to the world: 88
[see also: Railways country ranks ]

Roadways:
total: 216,387 km
[see also: Roadways - total (km) country ranks ]
paved: 61,093 km
[see also: Roadways - paved (km) country ranks ]
unpaved: 155,294 km (2014)
[see also: Roadways - unpaved (km) country ranks ]
country comparison to the world: 24

Waterways:
3,219 km (limited to vessels with draft less than 1.5 m) (2011)
country comparison to the world: 30
[see also: Waterways country ranks ]

Merchant marine:
total: 446
by type: bulk carrier 76, cargo 152, carrier 12, chemical tanker 27, container 17, liquefied gas 5, passenger 7, passenger/cargo 65, petroleum tanker 44, refrigerated cargo 20, roll on/roll off 11, vehicle carrier 10
foreign-owned: 159 (Bermuda 47, China 4, Denmark 2, Germany 2, Greece 5, Japan 77, Malaysia 1, Netherlands 17, Singapore 1, South Korea 1, Taiwan 1, UAE 1)
registered in other countries: 7 (Cyprus 1, Panama 5, unknown 1) (2010)
country comparison to the world: 23
[see also: Merchant marine country ranks ]

Ports and terminals:
major seaport(s): Batangas, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Liman, Manila
container port(s) (TEUs): Manila (3,342,200)

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 2017 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Philippines Transportation 2017 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Philippines Transportation 2017 should be addressed to the CIA.




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