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CATAMARAN

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French Equivalent: Catamaran

Definition:
Ship consisting of two hulls connected with a deck.

Context:
Catamarans are used mainly as passenger ferries but some cargo-carrying catamarans also exist.

Source Publication:
Glossary for Transport Statistics, prepared by the Intersecretariat Working Group on Transport Statistics – Eurostat, European Conference of Ministers of Transport (ECMT), United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE).

Statistical Theme: Transport statistics

Created on Wednesday, June 19, 2002

Last updated on Friday, April 25, 2003