July 7, 2020
- In the first half of 2020, containerized traffic
on the Russian rail network grew by 14.5%
- Transit traffic increased by 23.7%
- In the first half of this year, containers transported on the
Russian rail network amounted to more than 2.7 million teu,
with a sustained increase of 14.5% compared to the first half of the year.
2019. National traffic alone totaled 1.1 million
teu (up 12.2%), while export traffic was equal to
720,900 teu (up 15.5%), import teu at 561,300 teu
(13.1%) and transit traffic at 331,900 teu (up 23.7%).
Overall, the containerized goods transported amounted to
26.4 million tonnes, or 16.8%.