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South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands Transport Stats

Definitions

  • Airports: Total number of airports. Runways must be useable, but may be unpaved. May not have facilities for refuelling, maintenance, or air traffic control.
  • Ports and harbors: The major ports and harbors selected on the basis of overall importance to each country. This is determined by evaluating a number of factors (e.g., dollar value of goods handled, gross tonnage, facilities, and military significance).
  • Ports and terminals: This entry lists major ports and terminals primarily on the basis of the amount of cargo tonnage shipped through the facilities on an annual basis. In some instances, the number of containers handled or ship visits were also considered.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Airports 0.0 2004 240th out of 245
Ports and harbors Grytviken 2005
Ports and terminals Grytviken 2008

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008

Citation

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South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands categories

Background Government People
Economy Media Transport
Geography Military