Transport volume by rail decreased by 4.9% in 2020
The impact of the Corona pandemic is clearly reflected
in the quarterly results: In the first quarter, 25.9 million tonnes of
goods were transported by rail, which represents an increase of 2.6%
compared to the same quarter of the previous year (1. quarter 2019:
25.3 million t). In the second quarter of
Broken down by modes of transport, national transport amounted to 26.6 million tonnes, international goods receipt to 24.7 million tonnes, international goods dispatch to 16.2 million tonnes and transit to 30.1 million tonnes. The breakdown of the transport performance was as follows: national transport 4.2 billion tkm, international goods receipt 5.2 billion tkm, international goods dispatch 3.9 billion tkm and transit 7.2 billion tkm.
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