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Moldova's Jan-July freight traffic rises 9% y/y - table

Moldova's Jan-July freight traffic rises 9% y/y - table Peter Gudella/Shutterstock.com

BUCHAREST (Romania), September 14 (SeeNews) - The volume of Moldova's combined railway, road, river and air freight traffic rose by an annual 9% to some 9.4 million tonnes in the first seven months of 2021, the country's statistical office BNS said on Tuesday.

Calculated in freight tonne-kilometres (FTK), traffic increased 7.3% to some 2.744 million FTK in the January-July period, the National Bureau of Statistics (BNS) said in a monthly report.

Details on Moldova's freight traffic follow:

Jan-July (in thousand tonnes) y/y pct change
Total 9,422.2 9.0%
-rail 1,447.4 -17.4%
-road 7,864.9 16%
-river 109.1 22.5%
-air 0.8 22.5%

Source: BNS

The volume of Moldova's combined railway, road, river and air freight traffic fell by an annual 12.5% to some 16.5 million tonnes in 2020.

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