Support Our Sponsor
. . Flags of the World Maps of All Countries

  • |SEARCH|
  • |Main INDEX|
  • 2005 INDEX
  • Country Ranks
  • DEFINITIONS

    China Index 2005

    China Main Index


    . Feedback
  • geographic.org Home PageCountry Index

    China Transportation - 2005
    https://allcountries.org/wfb2005/china/china_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2005 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways:
      total: 71,898 km
      standard gauge: 71,898 km 1.435-m gauge (18,115 km electrified)
      dual gauge: 23,945 km (multiple track not included in total) (2002)

      Highways:
      total: 1,765,222 km
      paved: 395,410 km (with at least 25,130 km of expressways)
      unpaved: 1,369,812 km (2002 est.)

      Waterways:
      121,557 km (2002)

      Pipelines:
      gas 15,890 km; oil 14,478 km; refined products 3,280 km (2004)

      Ports and harbors:
      Dalian, Guangzhou, Nanjing, Ningbo, Qingdao, Qinhuangdao, Shanghai

      Merchant marine:
      total: 1,649 ships (1,000 GRT or over) 18,724,653 GRT/27,749,784 DWT
      by type: barge carrier 2, bulk carrier 362, cargo 696, chemical tanker 38, combination ore/oil 1, container 135, liquefied gas 30, passenger 7, passenger/cargo 81, petroleum tanker 246, refrigerated cargo 30, roll on/roll off 11, vehicle carrier 10
      foreign-owned: 9 (Hong Kong 4, Japan 2, South Korea 2, United States 1)
      registered in other countries: 872 (2005)

      Airports:
      472 (2004 est.)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 383
      over 3,047 m: 53
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 116
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 141
      914 to 1,523 m: 23
      under 914 m: 50 (2004 est.)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 89
      over 3,047 m: 5
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 4
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 13
      914 to 1,523 m: 32
      under 914 m: 35 (2004 est.)

      Heliports:
      15 (2004 est.)


      NOTE: The information regarding China 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 China Transportation 2005 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about China Transportation 2005 should be addressed to the CIA.







    Support Our Sponsor

    Support Our Sponsor

    Please ADD this page to your FAVORITES - - - - -



    https://allcountries.org/wfb2005/china/china_transportation.html

    Revised 16-Feb-06
    Copyright © 2005 Photius Coutsoukis (all rights reserved)


    CTR051110