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Suriname Transportation Profile 2018

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Roadwaystotal: 4,304 km
paved: 1,130 km
unpaved: 3,174 km (2003)
Waterways1,200 km (most navigable by ships with drafts up to 7 m) (2011)
Pipelinesoil 50 km (2013)
Ports and terminalsmajor seaport(s): Paramaribo, Wageningen
Merchant marinetotal: 10
by type: general cargo 5, oil tanker 3, other 2 (2017)
Airports55 (2013)
Airports - with paved runwaystotal: 6
over 3,047 m: 1
under 914 m: 5 (2013)
Airports - with unpaved runwaystotal: 49
914 to 1,523 m: 4
under 914 m: 45 (2013)
National air transport systemnumber of registered air carriers: 2
inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 5
annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 259,682
annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 29,324,319 mt-km (2015)
Civil aircraft registration country code prefixPZ (2016)

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

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