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    Belgium Transportation - 2005
    https://allcountries.org/wfb2005/belgium/belgium_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2005 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways:
      total: 3,521 km
      standard gauge: 3,521 km 1.435-m gauge (2,927 km electrified) (2004)

      Highways:
      total: 149,028 km
      paved: 116,540 km (including 1,729 km of expressways)
      unpaved: 32,488 km (2002)

      Waterways:
      2,043 km (1,528 km in regular commercial use) (2003)

      Pipelines:
      gas 1,485 km; oil 158 km; refined products 535 km (2004)

      Ports and harbors:
      Antwerp, Brussels, Gent, Liege, Oostende, Zeebrugge

      Merchant marine:
      total: 53 ships (1,000 GRT or over) 1,146,301 GRT/1,588,184 DWT
      by type: bulk carrier 15, cargo 2, chemical tanker 2, container 8, liquefied gas 17, petroleum tanker 9
      foreign-owned: 12 (Denmark 4, France 4, Greece 4)
      registered in other countries: 101 (2005)

      Airports:
      43 (2004 est.)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 25
      over 3,047 m: 6
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 8
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 3
      914 to 1,523 m: 1
      under 914 m: 7 (2004 est.)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 18
      914 to 1,523 m: 2
      under 914 m: 16 (2004 est.)

      Heliports:
      1 (2004 est.)


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







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