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Mexico Transportation Profile 2018

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Railwaystotal: 15,389 km
standard gauge: 15,389 km 1.435-m gauge (27 km electrified) (2014)
Roadwaystotal: 377,660 km
paved: 137,544 km (includes 7,176 km of expressways)
unpaved: 240,116 km (2012)
Waterways2,900 km (navigable rivers and coastal canals mostly connected with ports on the country's east coast) (2012)
Pipelinesgas 18,074 km; liquid petroleum 2,102 km; oil 8,775 km; oil/gas/water 369 km; refined products 7,565 km; water 123 km (2013)
Ports and terminalsmajor seaport(s): Altamira, Coatzacoalcos, Lazaro Cardenas, Manzanillo, Veracruz
container port(s) (TEUs): Manzanillo (1,992,176), Lazaro Cardenas (1,242,777) (2012)
oil terminal(s): Cayo Arcas terminal, Dos Bocas terminal
LNG terminal(s) (import): Altamira, Ensenada
cruise port(s): Cancun, Cozumel, Ensenada
Merchant marinetotal: 622
by type: bulk carrier 5, general cargo 9, oil tanker 32, other 576 (2017)
Airports1,714 (2013)
Airports - with paved runwaystotal: 243
over 3,047 m: 12
2,438 to 3,047 m: 32
1,524 to 2,437 m: 80
914 to 1,523 m: 86
under 914 m: 33 (2017)
Airports - with unpaved runwaystotal: 1,471
over 3,047 m: 1
2,438 to 3,047 m: 1
1,524 to 2,437 m: 42
914 to 1,523 m: 281
under 914 m: 1,146 (2013)
Heliports1 (2013)
National air transport systemnumber of registered air carriers: 21
inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 357
annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 45,560,063
annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 713,985,467 mt-km (2015)
Civil aircraft registration country code prefixXA (2016)

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

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