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Latest publication: Domestic Waterborne Traffic 2021, May

Published: 3 March 2020

Transport in domestic waterborne traffic increased in January

Corrected on 11 March 2020. The correction is indicated in red. 

The goods volume in domestic waterborne traffic totalled 962,851 tonnes in January 2020. Transport in domestic waterborne traffic increased by 0.1 million tonnes compared to last year's January.  In January 2020 all domestic water transport took place in coastal waterways. 

Domestic waterborne traffic by month in 2018 to 2020

Domestic waterborne traffic by month in 2018 to 2020

Crude minerals and cement were transported most, in total 0.5 million tonnes, which was 52 per cent of all transport. The second most transported were oil products, 0.4 million tonnes.  

Vessel traffic and goods volume in the Saimaa Canal

The Saimaa Canal was open in January 2020. Wood pulp was transported most in vessels in domestic traffic, in total 11,063 tonnes.: Saimaan kanava oli auki tammikuussa 2020. Kanavan kautta ei rekisteröity kuljetuksia kotimaan liikenteessä.  The Saimaa Canal was open in January 2020. No transport was registered through the canal in domestic traffic.


Source: Transport and tourism, Statistics Finland

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

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Updated 3.3.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Domestic Waterborne Traffic [e-publication].
ISSN=2670-1979. January 2020. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 30.7.2021].
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