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    Thailand Transportation - 2004
    http://www.immigration-usa.com/wfb2004/thailand/thailand_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2004 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways:
      total: 4,071 km
      narrow gauge: 4,071 km 1.000-m gauge (2002)

      Highways:
      total: 64,600 km
      paved: 62,985 km
      unpaved: 1,615 km (1999 est.)

      Waterways:
      4,000 km
      note: 3,701 km are navigable throughout the year by boats with drafts up to 0.9 meters; numerous minor waterways serve shallow-draft native craft

      Pipelines:
      gas 3,066 km; refined products 265 km (2003)

      Ports and harbors:
      Bangkok, Laem Chabang, Pattani, Phuket, Sattahip, Si Racha, Songkhla

      Merchant marine:
      total: 339 ships (1,000 GRT or over) 2,038,597 GRT/3,104,712 DWT
      foreign-owned: Egypt 1, Germany 3, Indonesia 1, Japan 4, Norway 38, Panama 2, Singapore 3
      registered in other countries: 43 (2003 est.)
      by type: bulk 40, cargo 135, chemical tanker 5, combination bulk 2, combination ore/oil 1, container 19, liquefied gas 22, multi-functional large load carrier 2, passenger 1, petroleum tanker 79, refrigerated cargo 22, roll on/roll off 2, short-sea/passenger 2, specialized tanker 6, vehicle carrier 1

      Airports:
      109 (2003 est.)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 65
      over 3,047 m: 7
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 10
      914 to 1,523 m: 19
      under 914 m: 6 (2003 est.)
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 23

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 44
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 1
      914 to 1,523 m: 15
      under 914 m: 28 (2003 est.)

      Heliports:
      3 (2003 est.)


      NOTE: The information regarding Thailand on this page is re-published from the 2004 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Thailand Transportation 2004 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Thailand Transportation 2004 should be addressed to the CIA.

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