RZD records growth in passenger and freight traffic

RZD Siemens Desiro RUS Russia

Overall passenger numbers on RZD infrastructure reached 1.155 billion last year, with volumes increasing 5.2% to 129.3 billion passenger-km. This includes a 5.7% increase in long-distance volumes, which reached 96.2 billion passenger-km, and a 3.7% rise in regional and suburban volumes, which reached 33.1 billion passenger-km.

Freight volumes on the RZD network rose to 1.29 billion tonnes or 3304 billion tonne-km.

Coal volumes increased 4.6% to 374.9 million tonnes, while metallurgical ores grew 5.7%, reaching 116.7 million tonnes.

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RZD records growth in passenger and freight traffic

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