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Mauritania Transportation Profile 2018

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Railwaystotal: 728 km
standard gauge: 728 km 1.435-m gauge (2014)
Roadwaystotal: 10,628 km
paved: 3,158 km
unpaved: 7,470 km (2010)
Waterways(some navigation possible on the Senegal River) (2011)
Ports and terminalsmajor seaport(s): Nouadhibou, Nouakchott
Merchant marinetotal: 6
by type: bulk carrier 1, general cargo 2, other 3 (2017)
Airports30 (2013)
Airports - with paved runwaystotal: 9
2,438 to 3,047 m: 5
1,524 to 2,437 m: 4 (2017)
Airports - with unpaved runwaystotal: 21
2,438 to 3,047 m: 1
1,524 to 2,437 m: 10
914 to 1,523 m: 8
under 914 m: 2 (2013)
National air transport systemnumber of registered air carriers: 1
inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 4
annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 248,158
annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 0 mt-km (2015)
Civil aircraft registration country code prefix5T (2016)

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

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