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    Korea, South Transportation 1998
    http://www.greekorthodoxchurch.org/wfb1998/korea_south/korea_south_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 1998 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways
      total: 3,081 km
      standard gauge: 3,081 km 1.435-m gauge (560 km electrified) (1996 est.)

      Highways
      total: 83,400 km
      paved: 63,467 km (including 1,920 km of expressways)
      unpaved: 19,933 km (1996 est.)

      Waterways 1,609 km; use restricted to small native craft

      Pipelines petroleum products 455 km; note - additionally, there is a parallel petroleum, oils, and lubricants (POL) pipeline being completed

      Ports and harbors Chinhae, Inch'on, Kunsan, Masan, Mokp'o, P'ohang, Pusan, Tonghae-hang, Ulsan, Yosu

      Merchant marine
      total: 474 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 6,749,052 GRT/10,447,597 DWT
      ships by type: bulk 118, cargo 131, chemical tanker 28, combination bulk 3, combination ore/oil 1, container 70, liquefied gas tanker 12, multifunction large-load carrier 1, oil tanker 72, refrigerated cargo 22, roll-on/roll-off cargo 1, short-sea passenger 2, vehicle carrier 13
      note: South Korea owns an additional 273 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 11,985,267 DWT operating under the registries of Cambodia, Cyprus, Liberia, Malta, Panama, and Singapore (1997 est.)

      Airports 103 (1997 est.)

      Airports - with paved runways
      total: 67
      over 3,047 m: 1
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 18
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 15
      914 to 1,523 m: 14
      under 914 m: 19 (1997 est.)

      Airports - with unpaved runways
      total: 36
      914 to 1,523 m: 4
      under 914 m: 32 (1997 est.)

      Heliports 202 (1997 est.)

      NOTE: The information regarding Korea, South on this page is re-published from the 1998 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Korea, South Transportation 1998 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Korea, South Transportation 1998 should be addressed to the CIA.

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