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    Taiwan Transportation 1998
    http://www.greekorthodoxchurch.org/wfb1998/taiwan/taiwan_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 1998 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways
      total: 4,600 km (498 km electrified); note - 1,108 km belongs to the Taiwan Railway Administration and the remaining 3,492 km is dedicated to industrial use
      narrow gauge: 4,600 km 1.067-m

      Highways
      total: 19,701 km
      paved: 17,238 km (including 447 km of expressways)
      unpaved: 2,463 km (1996 est.)

      Pipelines petroleum products 615 km; natural gas 97 km

      Ports and harbors Chi-lung (Keelung), Hua-lien, Kao-hsiung, Su-ao, T'ai-chung

      Merchant marine
      total: 193 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 5,621,906 GRT/8,583,808 DWT
      ships by type: bulk 49, cargo 30, combination bulk 2, container 81, oil tanker 18, refrigerated cargo 11, roll-on/roll-off cargo 2 (1997 est.)

      Airports 40 (1997 est.)

      Airports - with paved runways
      total: 36
      over 3,047 m: 8
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 12
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 5
      914 to 1,523 m: 6
      under 914 m: 5 (1997 est.)

      Airports - with unpaved runways
      total: 4
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 2
      under 914 m: 2 (1997 est.)

      Heliports 1 (1997 est.)

      NOTE: The information regarding Taiwan 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 Taiwan Transportation 1998 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Taiwan Transportation 1998 should be addressed to the CIA.

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