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Transport in domestic waterborne traffic decreased in March 2022

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2022, March
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The goods volume in domestic waterborne traffic totalled 0,5 million tonnes in March 2022. Transport in domestic waterborne traffic decreased by 5 per cent compared to March 2021. In March 2022 domestic water transport took place only in coastal waterways. These figures are preliminary data from Statistics Finlands statistics on domestic waterborne traffic.

Change in domestic waterborne traffic per month. Transport in domestic waterborne traffic decreased by 5 per cent compared to March 2021.

Key points

  • Oil products accounted for two-thirds of all transport in March.
  • In March domestic water transport took place only in coastal waterways.
  • No transport was registered through the Saimaa Canal in March.

Oil products were transported most in domestic waterborne traffic in March

Oil products were transported most, in total 316,622 tonnes, which was 70 per cent of all transport. The second most transported was crude minerals and cement, 27,454 tonnes.

Domestic waterborne traffic by commodity group. Oil products were transported most.

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05.08.2022
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  • Country
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05.08.2022
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  • Commodity group
  • Traffic type
  • Direction
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05.08.2022
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  • Country
  • Direction
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  • Port of destination
  • Port of departure
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05.08.2022
Classifications used:
  • Port
  • Commodity group
  • Direction
Updated:
05.08.2022
Classifications used:
  • Port of destination
  • Port of departure
Updated:
05.08.2022
Classifications used:
  • Port
  • Direction
  • Commodity group
Updated:
05.08.2022

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