During January-November 2021, cargo volume carried by all transport modes in the RF transport system was up 1,5% year-on-year to 7.305 bn tons.
According to the RF Statistics Agency, the largest volume was carried by road, 4.97 bn tons, about as much as during the first 11 months of 2020.
Rail freight grew by 3.3% year-on-year up to 1.17 bn tons.
Pipeline traffic was up 8.1% year-on-year to 1.03 bn tons.
Inland shipping volume declined by 2.7% year-on-year down to 101.3 mn tons.
Sea freight decreased by 5.9% year-on-year down to 21.3 mn tons.
Air transport carried 1.3 mn tons, up 27.8% year-on-year.
In November 2021, the segment that demonstrated month-on-month growth were sea freight and pipeline.