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Transit transportation of containers on the network of JSC " RZD " in 2017 increased by 1.6 times 11.01.2018 11:00

In 2017, 3 million 899.1 thousand TEU containers were transported through the JSC "RZD" network, which is 18.9% more than in 2016.

In an internal message sent 1 million 805,6 thousand TEU (+7,4%), in transit 417,3 thousand TEU (+59,2%), in export – 968.4 thousand TEU (+20.1 per cent), import – 707,8 thousand TEU (+33,2%).

Transportation of loaded containers in all types of transportations in 2017 year amounted to 2 million 633,7 thousand TEU (+22,7% compared to the previous year), including:

chemicals and soda-452,6 thousand (+13% to 2016 level);
paper – 286,3 thousand (+6%);
timber – 274,6 million (+29.5 in%);
industrial goods-256,4 thousand (+46,2%);
hardware – 232,9 thousand (+42,8%);
cars-182,6 thousand (+54,4%);
machines, machine tools, engines – 176,9 million (+43%);
non-ferrous metals – 112,2 thousand (+8,4%);
food products – 109 million (+13.9 per%);
ferrous metals – 104,5 thousand (+27,5%);
construction-88 thousand (+5,6%);
the rest and teams-85,6 thousand (+5,5%);
oil-82,2 thousand (+2,5%);
chemical and mineral fertilizers – 57,6 thousand (+42,9%).

A total of 37.4 million tons of cargo were transported in containers (+17.8% by 2016).

In 2016, the network of JSC "RZD" was transported by 3.28 million TEU (TEU), which is 10.5% more than in 2015.