News Infrastructure cargo transportation 25 January 2021
Rail transportation fell by 3.2%
In January–November 2020, cargo transportation in Ukraine fell by 11.6% to 546.6 million tons compared to the same period of the previous year, according to the State Statistics Service.
In November, a decline in cargo transportation volume slowed down:
- in January–October, a decline was 12.5% compared to the same period of 2019;
- in January–September 13.3%;
- in January–August 13.4%;
- in January–July 15%;
- in January–June 16.3%;
- in January–May 16.5%;
- in January–April 15%;
- in January–March 14.9%;
- in January–February 16%;
- in January 20.7%.
In 11M rail transportation decreased by 3.2% to 278.8 million tons, road transportation by 21.6% to 174.6 million tons compared to the same period of the previous year.
Water transportation dropped by 8.4% to 5.2 million tons, pipe transportation by 13.5% to 87.9 million tons, and air transportation by 6.5% to 0.1 million tons.
As reported earlier, cargo transportation by all means of transport grew by 2.1% in 2019.