Azerbaijan Railways sees growth in cargo, passenger transportation
Azerbaijan Railways CJSC transported 4,457,000 tons of cargo in the first quarter of this year, 17% more than a year earlier, Report informs.
Some 2,036,000 tons of the shipments were international (+33.9%), 1,651,000 tons (+15.9%) were transit, and 771,000 tons (-10.8%) were domestic.
Azerbaijan Railways CJSC transported 1.51 million passengers in the first quarter of 2023, up 60% from the previous year.
Some 1.46 million passengers were transported by the Baku-Sumgayit train, and 0.05 million by the Baku-Aghstafa and Baku-Gabala trains, respectively, up 55% and 20 times from a year earlier.