More than 5 million tons of cargo transported this year by the Azeri railroads

Business Materials 12 April 2006 14:25 (UTC +04:00)

5.1 million tons of cargo have been transported by the Azerbaijani State Railroad Department (ASRD) in the first part of this year, this is 890.200 tons more than planned, the ASRD press-release told Trend. 4 million tons of this figure make up oil and oil products.

The daily unloads reach 735, 5 carriages or 111% against 662,1 forecasted. It is in 1884, 6 tons more than in the previous year.

The locomotive productivity forecast has also been overdone on 110,8% , the average weight of the cargo train is 2149 tons which is in 49 tons more than in the year before.

The tariff plan on the goods circulation was oversupplied on 129% or 697,500 tons.

1.3 million of passengers were delivered and 4 million AZM of revenue have been earned.