Press release: 12.428-019/21

Road freight transport volume of Austrian enterprises declined by 2.0% in the fourth quarter of 2020

Vienna, 2020-02-01 – 103.0 million tonnes (t) of goods were transported by road freight vehicles registered in Austria in the fourth quarter of 2020, as flash estimates by Statistics Austria show. Thus, the transport volume decreased by 2.0% compared to the fourth quarter of 2019 (105.0 million t). A decline by 3.0% was also registered in the number of laden journeys (7.5 million laden journeys) while the total transport performance on Austrian and foreign territory (6.9 billion ton-kilometres (tkm)) increased by 1.7%.

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