TRAFFIC VOLUME GREW BY 6,9% IN AZERBAIJAN
The volume of traffic for the first half-year grew in Azerbaijan.
In January-June 61,2 million tons of goods have been transported, which is by 6,9 % more of the similar indicator of the previous year, the AzerbaijanвЂ™s Transport Ministry told Trend.
The major part of freight traffic falls at the road transport, where 33,3 million tons of goods have been transported, which is by 5,9 % more of the last yearвЂ™ same period. The volume of passenger traffic has increased by 3,4% and made up 406 million people.
The Ministry also noted, that the sea traffic decreased by 3,9 % for these period. 6,7 million tons of cargo have been transported by sea transport. Among them, 74,9% fell at the oil and oil products, 25,1% - dry cargo.