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    Uruguay Transportation - 2005
    http://www.allcountries.org/wfb2005/uruguay/uruguay_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2005 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways:
      total: 2,073 km
      standard gauge: 2,073 km 1.435-m gauge
      note: 461 km have been taken out of service and 460 km are in partial use (2004)

      Highways:
      total: 8,983 km
      paved: 8,081 km
      unpaved: 902 km (1999 est.)

      Waterways:
      1,600 km (2002)

      Pipelines:
      gas 192 km (2004)

      Ports and harbors:
      Colonia, Fray Bentos, Juan La Caze, La Paloma, Montevideo, Nueva Palmira, Paysandu, Punta del Este, Piriapolis

      Merchant marine:
      total: 11 ships (1,000 GRT or over) 10,918 GRT/10,342 DWT
      by type: cargo 1, chemical tanker 1, passenger/cargo 6, petroleum tanker 2, roll on/roll off 1
      foreign-owned: 4 (Argentina 3, Greece 1)
      registered in other countries: 8 (2005)

      Airports:
      64 (2004 est.)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 14
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 1
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 5
      914 to 1,523 m: 6
      under 914 m: 2 (2004 est.)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 50
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 2
      914 to 1,523 m: 17
      under 914 m: 31 (2004 est.)


      NOTE: The information regarding Uruguay on this page is re-published from the 2005 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Uruguay Transportation 2005 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Uruguay Transportation 2005 should be addressed to the CIA.







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