Cargo carriage through Azerbaijan’s territory slightly rose in first half-year
Azerbaijan, Baku, July 15 /Trend E. Aliyev /
In January-June 2013 some 19.87 million tons of cargo was transported by the transport vehicles through the territory of Azerbaijan, which is 1.19 percent lower than the same period of last year, Azerbaijan's State Customs Committee's report released on Monday said.
According to the report, the export of goods during the mentioned period amounted to 15.4 million tons, and imports to 4.48 million tons.
Some 112.58 million tons of cargo were exported through sea transport in the first six months, 1.35 million tons by railway transport, 296.75 thousand tons by motor transport, and 52.75 thousand tons by air transport. Cargo transportation by stationary vehicles amounted to 13.58 million tons.
Some 931.91 million tons of cargo was imported through sea transport, 2.64 million tons by railway transport, 857.67 thousand tons by motor transport, and 10.42 million tons of cargo was imported by air transport.