Loading on the network owned by Russian Railways increased by 1% in September 2019
According to operational information, loading on the Russian Railways network in September 2019 amounted to 106 million tons, which is 1% more than in the same period last year.
Cargo turnover for September 2019 increased by 1.3% compared to the same period last year and amounted to 212.6 billion tonne-km tariffs. Cargo turnover, taking into account the mileage of cars in empty condition during the same time increased by 0.8% and amounted to 269 billion tons-km.
The loading for January-September 2019, according to operational data, amounted to 956.5 million tons, which is 0.9% less than in the same period last year.
Since the beginning of 2019, the turnover has amounted to 1946.9 billion tonne-km tariffs (0.9%), and freight turnover, taking into account the mileage of wagons in empty condition- 2474.6 billion tons-km (0.8%).