In the first week of June, freight car turnover accelerated by 24% compared to the crisis year of 2020 and by 7.5% compared to 2019.

Ukrzaliznytsia transported

Now this figure is 7.17 days. The average daily load in the first week of June 2021 amounted to 712.4 thousand tons, which is 8.3% more than in the same period in 2020 and 2.3% more than the first week of June 2019, informs Railway Supply magazine with reference to UZ. 

UZ predicts further growth in traffic volumes due to the beginning of the grain transportation season. Ukrzaliznytsya in May improved the turnover of freight cars by 20.5%, and the average daily load reached the level of the pre-crisis 2019.

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