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Republican Forwarding Unitary Enterprise «BELINTERTRANS – Transport-Logistics Center» (i.e. BTLC State Enterprise) was established by integration of two largest organizations of the Belarusian Railway on March 2, 2009. The enterprise operates combining the terminal facilities of «Minskzheldortrans» and forwarding activities of «Belintertrans». Read more

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The volume cargo transportation on the Belarusian Railways has increased in January-November by 8.2%.

12 2011



138.5 million tons of cargos were transported on Belarusian Railways in January-November, or 108.2% over the same period in 2010. In particular, the transit of goods on the Belarusian Railway totaled 45.9 million tons, 10% more than in January-November last year.

The development of trade between Belarus and foreign countries allowed to increase export and import of cargo. Volume of exports of goods by rail in January-November this year is more than 2 times higher than the import volume. Export of goods on the Belarusian Railway has reached 36.5 million tons, 35.1% more than in January-November 2010. In particular, exports of chemicals increased in 11 months by 4 times the level of the same period last year, oil products - 49%, construction materials - by 63%, timber - by 22%, chemical and mineral fertilizers - 15%.

Since the beginning of this year there is a steady growth in freight traffic on Belarusian Railways in the Customs Union of Belarus, Russia and Kazakhstan. In January-November on the railway 4.9 million tons of cargos were transported for export to Russia and Kazakhstan, surpassing the same period of 2010 to 28%.

 

Information prepared by the press center of Belarusian Railways