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    France Transportation - 2004
    https://immigration-usa.com/wfb2004/france/france_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2004 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways:
      total: 32,682 km
      standard gauge: 32,515 km 1.435-m gauge (14,104 km electrified)
      narrow gauge: 167 km 1.000-m gauge (2002)

      Highways:
      total: 894,000 km
      paved: 894,000 km (including 11,500 km of expressways)
      unpaved: 0 km (2000)

      Waterways:
      14,932 km (6,969 km heavily traveled)

      Pipelines:
      gas 13,946 km; oil 3,024 km; refined products 4,889 km (2003)

      Ports and harbors:
      Bordeaux, Boulogne, Cherbourg, Dijon, Dunkerque, La Pallice, Le Havre, Lyon, Marseille, Mulhouse, Nantes, Paris, Rouen, Saint Nazaire, Saint Malo, Strasbourg (2003)

      Merchant marine:
      total: 32 ships (1,000 GRT or over) 703,639 GRT/889,705 DWT
      by type: cargo 3, chemical tanker 6, container 2, liquefied gas 4, passenger 1, petroleum tanker 10, roll on/roll off 2, short-sea/passenger 4
      registered in other countries: 118 (2003 est.)
      foreign-owned: Germany 1, Monaco 2, New Caledonia 1, Sweden 5

      Airports:
      477 (2003 est.)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 281
      over 3,047 m: 13
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 28
      914 to 1,523 m: 82
      under 914 m: 63 (2003 est.)
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 95

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 196
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 3
      914 to 1,523 m: 70
      under 914 m: 123 (2003 est.)

      Heliports:
      3 (2003 est.)


      NOTE: The information regarding France 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 France Transportation 2004 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about France Transportation 2004 should be addressed to the CIA.

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