Loading on Russian Railways' network in November 2016 amounted to 102.2 million tons
According to the latest figures, total loading volumes on the network of Russian Railways in November 2016 amounted to 102.2 million tons, 0.9% less than in November 2015.
Freight turnover increased by 0.9% in November 2016 compared to same month last year and amounted to 199.1 billion tariff ton-kilometres. Freight turnover taking into account empty wagon runs during the same month also rose by 0.9% and totalled 255.3 billion ton-km.
According to the latest figures, loading from January to November 2016 amounted to 1.1171 billion tons, 0.6% more than in the same period during 2015.
From to January-November 2016, the railways loaded the following categories of freight. Figures in brackets show the percentage change compared to compared to January-November 2015
Freight turnover from the beginning of 2016 amounted to 2,133.9 billion tariff ton-km, an increase of 1.5%. Freight turnover taking into account empty wagon runs rose to 2,7305 billion ton-km, up 1.3%.