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Moldova's Jan-Aug freight traffic rises - table

Moldova's Jan-Aug freight traffic rises - table Peter Gudella/Shutterstock.com

CHISINAU (Moldova), October 15 (SeeNews) - The volume of Moldova's combined railway, road, river and air freight traffic rose 1.3% to some 11.7 million tonnes in the first eight months of the year, the country's statistical office BNS said on Tuesday.

Calculated in freight tonne-kilometres (FTK), traffic increased 6.2% to some 3.222 million FTK in the January-August period, the National Bureau of Statistics (BNS) said in a monthly report.

Details on Moldova's freight traffic follow:

Jan-Aug  (in thousand tonnes) y/y pct change
Total 11,693.2 1.3%
-rail 3,066.7 -4.3%
-road 8,540.4 3.5%
-river 85.0 -0.7%
-air 1.1 32.2%

Source: BNS

The volume of Moldova's combined railway, road, river and air freight traffic rose 10% to some 19.4 million tonnes in 2018.

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