Cargo transportation increases in Azerbaijan segment of TRACECA corridor

Mon 14 August 2017 07:46 GMT | 11:46 Local Time

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Cargo transportation in Azerbaijan segment of TRACECA corridor experienced growth.

In January-June of 2017, volume of the cargo transported through the Azerbaijani part of the Europe-Caucasus-Asia (TRACECA) transport corridor amounted to 25,650,8 thousand tons, freight turnover 5,385.6 million ton-km.

Report informs citing the State Statistical Committee that 15,512,7 thousand tons of cargo or 60,5% transported through motor transport, 6 614,0 thousand tons or 25,8% through railway transport, 3 524,1 thousand tons or 13,7% by sea.

Compared with the same period last year, the volume of the cargo transported through the corridor increased by 7.4%.

"19.6% or 5 037.3 thousand tons of cargo transported through the corridor were transit cargo", the committee said.

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