During January 2020, cargo volume carried by all transport modes in the RF transport system was up 7.3% to 609.8 mn tons. Compared to December 2019, cargo transportation was down 13.6%.
According to the RF Statistics Agency, the largest volume was carried by road, up 13.4% year-on-year and down 18.7% month-on-month to 397.3 mn tons.
Rail cargo volume declined by 4.9% year-on-year and by 6.1% month-on-month down to 100.3 mn tons.
Maritime transport volume decreased by 12.5% year-on-year and by 1.4% month-on-month down to 1.4 mn tons.
Inland shipping volume dropped by 17.5% year-on-year and by 19% month-on-month down to 2.35 mn tons.
Pipeline traffic was down 0.4% year-on-year and up 2.2% month-on-month to 108.4 bn tons.
Air transport carried 0.076 mn tons, up 1.3% year-on-year and down 29.6% month-on-month.