Passenger transportation via railway decreases in Azerbaijan

Passenger transportation via railway decreases in Azerbaijan
# 27 December 2012 14:29 (UTC +04:00)

Baku. Nijat Mustafayev – APA-Economics. in January-November, 2012, 21 mln tonnes of cargo and 2.5 mln passengers were transported via railway transport.

State Statistical Committee says cargo transportation rose 4.2%, passenger transportation fell 21.9%: “Average 691 wagons were entrained, 562 – detrained per day. 27,500 tonnes of entraining were carried out on North direction, 6,500 tonnes – on West direction and 4,300 tonnes – on South direction”.

Cargo turnover soared 5.2% tp AZN 7.6 mln ton/km and passenger turnover dropped 9.5% to 554.6 mln pas./km.

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