Published: 8 April 2021

Transport in domestic waterborne traffic decreased in February

The goods volume in domestic waterborne traffic totalled 0,3 million tonnes in February 2021. Transport in domestic waterborne traffic decreased by 64 per cent compared to February 2020. In February 2021 domestic water transport took place only in coastal waterways. 

Domestic waterborne traffic by month (tonnes) in 2019 to 2021

Domestic waterborne traffic by month (tonnes) in 2019 to 2021

Oil products were transported most, in total 0.2 million tonnes, which was 74 per cent of all transport. The second most transported were crude minerals and cement, 26,911 tonnes.  

Vessel traffic and goods volume in the Saimaa Canal

No transport was registered through the Saimaa Canal in domestic traffic in February.


Source: Transport and tourism, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Matti Kokkonen 029 551 3770, Sami Lahtinen 029 551 3207, matti.kokkonen@tilastokeskus.fi

Head of Department in charge: Hannele Orjala

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Updated 08.04.2021

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Domestic Waterborne Traffic [e-publication].
ISSN=2670-1979. February 2021. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.4.2021].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/kvliik/2021/02/kvliik_2021_02_2021-04-08_tie_001_en.html