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    Panama Transportation 2001
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    SOURCE: 2001 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways:
      total: 355 km
      broad gauge: 76 km 1.524-m gauge
      narrow gauge: 279 km 0.914-m gauge

      Highways:
      total: 11,592 km
      paved: 4,079 km (including 30 km of expressways)
      unpaved: 7,513 km (2000)

      Waterways: 882 km
      note: 800 km navigable by shallow draft vessels; 82 km Panama Canal

      Pipelines: crude oil 130 km (2001)

      Ports and harbors: Balboa, Cristobal, Coco Solo, Manzanillo (part of Colon area), Vacamonte

      Merchant marine:
      total: 4,711 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 111,515,984 GRT/169,655,363 DWT
      ships by type: bulk 1,381, cargo 925, chemical tanker 314, combination bulk 71, combination ore/oil 18, container 525, liquefied gas 193, livestock carrier 5, multi-functional large-load carrier 12, passenger 41, passenger/cargo 4, petroleum tanker 544, railcar carrier 2, refrigerated cargo 297, roll on/roll off 106, short-sea passenger 36, specialized tanker 29, vehicle carrier 208
      note: includes some foreign-owned ships registered here as a flag of convenience: Argentina 11, Australia 1, Austria 1, Bermuda 21, Belgium 4, The Bahamas 7, Brazil 2, Canada 4, China 154, Chile 4, Cayman Islands 1, Colombia 6, Cuba 7, Cyprus 4, Denmark 12, Egypt 8, Ireland 2, Equatorial Guinea 1, Finland 1, France 4, Germany 17, Greece 248, Hong Kong 158, Honduras 2, Croatia 3, Indonesia 40, India 11, Iran 1, Israel 3, Italy 7, Japan 1,007, Jordan 2, South Korea 223, Latvia 4, Lithuania 1, Liberia 2, Monaco 43, Malta 1, Mexico 5, Malaysia 6, Netherlands 6, Norway 36, Netherlands Antilles 1, Peru 5, Pakistan 1, Portugal 5, Philippines 10, Russia 6, Saudi Arabia 6, Seychelles 2, South Africa 5, Singapore 73, Spain 35, Sweden 4, Syria 11, Switzerland 53, UAE 11, Thailand 15, Taiwan 170, UK 18, US 79, Venezuela 18, Samoa 1 (2000 est.)

      Airports: 107 (2000 est.)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 42
      over 3,047 m: 1
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 1
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 5
      914 to 1,523 m: 13
      under 914 m: 22 (2000 est.)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 65
      914 to 1,523 m: 13
      under 914 m: 52 (2000 est.)

      NOTE: The information regarding Panama on this page is re-published from the 2001 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Panama Transportation 2001 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Panama Transportation 2001 should be addressed to the CIA.

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