In the first half of 2017 freight railway undertakings in Poland saw a 10% increase as far as weight of transported cargo is concerned and 8% for the transport performance. This is the best result for the last 6 years, Office of Rail Transport says.
During the first half of 2017, 114.1 million tonnes were transported, a 10% (or 10 million tonnes) increase compared to the same period of previous year. Transport performance’s result was at the level of 25.8 billion t-km and was by 1.9 billion higher, registering a 7.8% increase.
– These are the best results after 2011, when from January to the end of June 122 million tonnes were transported with the transport performance at the level of 26.6 billion, reported railwaypro.com.