Over 50M tonnes of cargo transported through TRACECA last year

Over 50M tonnes of cargo transported through TRACECA last year
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In 2016, 50.3 million tonnes of cargo were transported through Azerbaijan part of TARCECA. Cargo turnover made up 9,917.4 million ton/km.

 

According to State Statistical Committee, 31,500,000 tonnes or 62.6% of cargos were transported by motor transports, 13,800,000 tonnes or 27.4% by railway transport and 5,000,000 tonnes or 10.0% by sea transport.

 

Compared to a year earlier, the cargos transported via the corridor fell 3.7%. This was caused by decline in cargo transportations via railway and sea transport (relevantly 10.9% and 17.7%). Freight via motor transport rose 2.7%. 15.7% or 7,900,000 tonnes of transported cargos made transit cargos.

 

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