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    Panama Transportation 1995
    https://theodora.com/wfb/1995/panama/panama_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 1995 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railroads: 238 km total; 78 km 1.524-meter gauge, 160 km 0.914-meter gauge

      Highways:
      total: 8,530 km
      paved: 2,745 km
      unpaved: gravel, crushed stone 3,270 km; improved, unimproved earth 2,515 km

      Inland waterways: 800 km navigable by shallow draft vessels; 82 km Panama Canal
      Pipelines: crude oil 130 km

      Ports: Cristobal, Balboa, Colon
      Merchant marine: 3,405 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 56,011,824 GRT/89,516,566 DWT, barge carrier 1, bulk 717, cargo 1,110, chemical tanker 181, combination bulk 31, combination ore/oil 24, container 215, liquefied gas 127, livestock carrier 9, multifunction large-load carrier 5, oil tanker 437, passenger 22, passenger-cargo 3, refrigerated cargo 287, roll-on/roll-off cargo 67, short-sea passenger 30, specialized tanker 10, vehicle carrier 129
      note: all but 30 are foreign owned and operated; the top 4 foreign owners are Japan 34%, Greece 8%, Hong Kong 7%, and Taiwan 5%; other foreign owners include China at least 144 ships, Vietnam 3, Croatia 6, Cuba 4, Cyprus 4, and Russia 41

      Airports:
      total: 118
      usable: 109
      with permanent-surface runways: 38
      with runways over 3,659 m: 0
      with runways 2,440-3,659 m: 2
      with runways 1,220-2,439 m: 15

      NOTE: The information regarding Panama on this page is re-published from the 1995 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Panama Transportation 1995 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Panama Transportation 1995 should be addressed to the CIA.

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