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Congo, Republic of the Transportation Profile 2017

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Railwaystotal: 510 km
narrow gauge: 510 km 1.067-m gauge (2014)
Roadwaystotal: 17,000 km
paved: 1,212 km
unpaved: 15,788 km (2006)
Waterways1,120 km (commercially navigable on Congo and Oubanqui Rivers above Brazzaville; there are many ferries across the river to Kinshasa; the Congo south of Brazzaville-Kinshasa to the coast is not navigable because of rapids, necessitating a rail connection to Pointe Noire; other rivers are used for local traffic only) (2011)
Pipelinesgas 232 km; liquid petroleum gas 4 km; oil 982 km (2013)
Ports and terminalsmajor seaport(s): Pointe-Noire
river port(s): Brazzaville (Congo); Impfondo (Oubangi); Ouesso (Sangha); Oyo (Alima)
oil terminal(s): Djeno
Merchant marineregistered in other countries: 1 (Democratic Republic of the Congo 1) (2010)
Airports27 (2013)
Airports - with paved runwaystotal: 8
over 3,047 m: 2
2,438 to 3,047 m: 1
1,524 to 2,437 m: 5 (2013)
Airports - with unpaved runwaystotal: 19
1,524 to 2,437 m: 8
914 to 1,523 m: 9
under 914 m: 2 (2013)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on July 9, 2017

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