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Transportation of goods in containers through the network of JSC "RZD" for 9 months increased by 24.4% 11.10.2017 11:01

In January-September 2017 transportation of loaded large containers on the network of Russian Railways increased by 24.4% compared to the same period last year and amounted to 1 million 921,7 thousand TEU.


While transit increased by 74% (245,9 thousand TEU), export – 16.7% (up to 611,2 thousand TEU), imports by 52% (up to 394,2 thousand TEU), growth in shipments in the domestic market amounted to 8% (carried 670,4 thousand TEU).


The greater positive dynamics in all types of messages demonstrated the transport of goods in the following categories:


chemicals and soda – of 331.2 thousand TEU (+13.5% compared to the same period last year);
paper – 214,1 thousand TEU (+5,1%);
timber – of 197.3 thousand TEUs (+28,4%);
manufactured goods of national consumption – 187,3 thousand TEU (+51,4%);
hardware – 169,5 thousand TEU (+52,3%);
machines, machine tools, engines – of 128.8 thousand TEU (+49,4%);
cars – 127.8 thousand TEU (+62,9%);
non – ferrous metals- 82,9 thousand TEU (+7.7 %);
ferrous metals – 78,2 thousand TEU (+28,5%);
construction materials – 66.6 thousand TEU (+2.8 %);
chemical and mineral fertilizers – 39.5 thousand TEU (+56,4%);
scrap – 17.5 million TEU (+10.8 %);
agricultural machines – 8.8 thousand TEU (growth in 2.8 times).


In 2016, the network of JSC "RZD" in all kinds of routes that carried 2 million 134,7 thousand loaded TEU (+11% compared to the year 2015).