Press release: 12.210
Freight transport volume on the river Danube increased by 18.2% in 2019
The total transport performance
(i.e. the product of transport volume and distance travelled) was 8.4 billion-tonne
kilometres (tkm) and therefore by 1.4 billion tkm
For international goods dispatch a growth by 27.1% to 2.3 million t was reported and the international goods receipt rose by 10.5% to 4.2 million t. Transit through Austria increased by 33.2% to 1.8 million t. For inland transport a decline of 8.3% to 0.3 million t was reported in the reference year.
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