Over 4.6 mln tons of cargo transited via Azerbaijan in first quarter
Azerbaijan, Baku, April 14 / Trend A.Akhundov/
Some 14.083 million tons of cargo were transported in Azerbaijan in the first quarter of 2012, or 4.05 percent more compared to 2011, the Azerbaijani State Customs Committee (SCC) said on Saturday.
Exports of goods during this period amounted to 7.318 million tons, imports - 2.158 million tons.
Some 75,000 tons of cargo were exported by sea, 628,200 tons were exported by rail, 143,350 tons - by road, 862.3 tons - air, and transportation by stationary vehicles amounted to 6.47 million tons.
Some 330,260 tons of cargo were imported by sea, 1.377 million tons by rail, 432,240 tons by road, 4,900 tons of cargo by air.
About 4.61 million tons of cargo were transported by transit through the territory of Azerbaijan in the first quarter of 2012.