Cargo Turnover Rises in Azerbaijan’s Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic
Azerbaijan, Baku, 2 September / Trend corr. S.Babayeva/ In Jan-Jul, the transport enterprises and individuals in the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic (NAR) of Azerbaijan transported 4,687,900 tons of cargo and 28,265,600 passengers, NAR permanent representative office in Baku reported. The growth of cargo transportation totalled 8.6%, passenger transportation - 6.2% from Jan-Jul 2007.
The income from both services comprised AZN 16,414,700, 11.2% rise from Jan-Jul 2007.
Private enterprises implemented 99.8% of cargo transportation (4,677,300 tons) and 95.8% of passenger transportation (27,087,200 people) and provided 81.3% of the total incomes (AZN 13,342,300).