Cargo transportation increases by more than 13 percent in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan, Baku, Feb.18 /Trend A.Akhundov/
Some 4.74 million tons of cargo were transported in Azerbaijan in January 2012, increase by 13.3 percent compared to 2011, the State Customs Committee (SCC) of Azerbaijan said on Saturday.
Exports of goods during this period amounted to 2.347 million tons, imports - 0.803 million tones.
Some 21.97 thousand tons of cargo were exported by sea, 215.44 thousand tons were exported by rail, 39.7 thousand tons - by road, 280.9 tons - air, and transportation by stationary vehicles amounted to 2.07 million tons.
Some 129.17 thousand tons of cargo were imported by sea, 537.63 thousand tons by rail, 130.13 thousand tons by road, 1.25 thousand tons of cargo by air.
About 1.588 million tons of cargo were transported by transit through the territory of Azerbaijan in January 2012.