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Sri Lanka Transportation 2008

Airports: 18 (2007)
Airports - with paved runways: total: 14 over 3,047 m: 1 1,524 to 2,437 m: 6 914 to 1,523 m: 7 (2007)
Airports - with unpaved runways: total: 4 914 to 1,523 m: 1 under 914 m: 3 (2007)
Railways: total: 1,449 km broad gauge: 1,449 km 1.676-m gauge (2006)
Roadways: total: 97,286 km paved: 78,802 km unpaved: 18,484 km (2003)
Waterways: 160 km (primarily on rivers in southwest) (2006)
Merchant marine: total: 26 by type: bulk carrier 4, cargo 18, chemical tanker 1, container 1, petroleum tanker 2 foreign-owned: 5 (Germany 5) registered in other countries: 1 (Panama 1) (2008)
Ports and terminals: Colombo

NOTE: The transportation information regarding Sri Lanka on this page is re-published from the 2008 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Sri Lanka Transportation 2008 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Sri Lanka Transportation 2008 should be addressed to the CIA.