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    Vietnam Transportation - 2002
    http://www.greekorthodoxchurch.org/wfb2002/vietnam/vietnam_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2002 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways
      total: 3,142 km
      standard gauge: 209 km 1.435-m gauge
      narrow gauge: 2,625 km 1.000-m gauge
      dual gauge: 308 km three-rail track combining 1.435-m and 1.000-m gauges (2001)

      Highways
      total: 93,300 km
      paved: 23,418 km
      unpaved: 69,882 km (1996)

      Waterways 17,702 km
      note: more than 5,149 km are navigable at all times by vessels up to 1.8 m draft

      Pipelines petroleum products 150 km

      Ports and harbors Cam Ranh, Da Nang, Haiphong, Ho Chi Minh City, Ha Long, Quy Nhon, Nha Trang, Vinh, Vung Tau

      Merchant marine
      total: 153 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 782,912 GRT/1,173,186 DWT
      note: includes some foreign-owned ships registered here as a flag of convenience: Cambodia 1, Japan 1, Singapore 1, United Kingdom 2 (2002 est.)
      ships by type: bulk 9, cargo 113, chemical tanker 1, combination bulk 1, container 5, liquefied gas 2, petroleum tanker 20, refrigerated cargo 2

      Airports 34 (2001)

      Airports - with paved runways
      total: 17
      over 3,047 m: 8
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 3
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 4
      under 914 m: 2 (2001)

      Airports - with unpaved runways
      total: 17
      over 3,047 m: 1
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 1
      914 to 1,523 m: 7
      under 914 m: 8 (2001)

      NOTE: The information regarding Vietnam on this page is re-published from the 2002 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Vietnam Transportation 2002 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Vietnam Transportation 2002 should be addressed to the CIA.

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