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Egypt Transportation Profile 2018

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Railwaystotal: 5,085 km
standard gauge: 5,085 km 1.435-m gauge (62 km electrified) (2014)
Roadwaystotal: 137,430 km
paved: 126,742 km (includes 838 km of expressways)
unpaved: 10,688 km (2010)
Waterways3,500 km (includes the Nile River, Lake Nasser, Alexandria-Cairo Waterway, and numerous smaller canals in Nile Delta; the Suez Canal (193.5 km including approaches) is navigable by oceangoing vessels drawing up to 17.68 m) (2011)
Pipelinescondensate 486 km; condensate/gas 74 km; gas 7,986 km; liquid petroleum gas 957 km; oil 5,225 km; oil/gas/water 37 km; refined products 895 km; water 65 km (2013)
Ports and terminalsmajor seaport(s): Mediterranean Sea - Alexandria, Damietta, El Dekheila, Port Said; Gulf of Suez - Suez
oil terminal(s): Ain Sukhna terminal, Sidi Kerir terminal
container port(s) (TEUs): Alexandria (1,662,000), Port Said (East) (3,036,000) (2015)
LNG terminal(s) (export): Damietta, Idku (Abu Qir Bay)
Merchant marinetotal: 399
by type: bulk carrier 14, container ship 8, general cargo 33, oil tanker 36, other 308 (2017)
Airports83 (2013)
Airports - with paved runwaystotal: 72
over 3,047 m: 15
2,438 to 3,047 m: 36
1,524 to 2,437 m: 15
under 914 m: 6 (2017)
Airports - with unpaved runwaystotal: 11
2,438 to 3,047 m: 1
1,524 to 2,437 m: 3
914 to 1,523 m: 4
under 914 m: 3 (2013)
Heliports7 (2013)
National air transport systemnumber of registered air carriers: 14
inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 101
annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 10,159,464
annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 397,531,535 mt-km (2015)
Civil aircraft registration country code prefixSU (2016)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on January 20, 2018

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