Loading on the network of Russian Railways increased by 3.5% in November 2017
According to the latest figures, loading on the network owned by OJSC Russian Railways in November 2017 amounted to 105.7 million tons, 3.5% more than in November 2016.
Freight turnover during November 2017 increased by 5.7% compared to November 2016 and amounted to 210.6 billion tariff ton-km.
Freight turnover taking into account empty wagon runs in November 2017 increased by 5.3% and amounted to 268.9 billion ton-km.
According to the latest figures, loading volumes during January-November 2017 amounted to 1.1511 billion tons, 3% more than in the same period last year.
During January-November 2017, the railways shipped the following items of freight. Figures in brackets show the percentage changed compared to January-November 2016:
Freight turnover from the beginning of 2017 amounted to 2.2721 trillion tariff ton-km, an increase of 6.5% compared to the same period in 2016.
Freight turnover taking into account empty wagon runs increased by 6.1% to 2.8971 trillion ton-km.