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Volume of cargo traffic through TRACECA transport corridor grew by 12.1%

21 April 2006 [09:00] - TODAY.AZ
In January-February of the current year volume of cargo traffic in the Azerbaijani part of the Europe-Caucasus-Asia (TRACECA) transport corridor increased by 12.1% in comparison with the relevant period of the preceding year and was 7.4 mn tons.

As APA informs, it makes 37.8% of all cargo traffic in the transport sector of the country. AZN 33.1 mn (1.7% more in comparison with January-February of 2005) was obtained from cargo and passenger traffic 61.3% of it was from the railway transport, 18.5% from the sea transport, and 20.2% from motor transport.

TRACECA project provides establishment of a transport passageway connecting Shanghai (China) and Frankfurt (Germany) and modernization of its operation.

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