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    Ethiopia Transportation - 2002
    http://www.greekorthodoxchurch.org/wfb2002/ethiopia/ethiopia_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2002 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways
      total: 681 km (Ethiopian segment of the Addis Ababa-Djibouti railroad)
      narrow gauge: 681 km 1.000-m gauge
      note: in 1998, Djibouti and Ethiopia announced plans to revitalize the century-old railroad that links their capitals and since then Ethiopia has expended considerable effort to repair and maintain the lines; in 2001, Ethiopia and Sudan agreed to build a line from Ethiopia to Port Sudan (2000 est.)

      Highways
      total: 24,145 km
      paved: 3,290 km
      unpaved: 20,855 km (1998)

      Waterways none

      Ports and harbors none; Ethiopia is landlocked and was by agreement with Eritrea using the ports of Assab and Massawa; since the border dispute with Eritrea flared, Ethiopia has used the port of Djibouti for nearly all of its imports

      Merchant marine
      total: 9 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 81,933 GRT/101,287 DWT
      ships by type: cargo 5, container 1, petroleum tanker 1, roll on/roll off 2 (2002 est.)

      Airports 86 (2001)

      Airports - with paved runways
      total: 14
      over 3,047 m: 3
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 5
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 5
      914 to 1,523 m: 1 (2001)

      Airports - with unpaved runways
      total: 72
      over 3,047 m: 2
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 4
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 11
      914 to 1,523 m: 33
      under 914 m: 22 (2001)

      NOTE: The information regarding Ethiopia 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 Ethiopia Transportation 2002 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Ethiopia Transportation 2002 should be addressed to the CIA.

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