Ukrainian railways convey over 9 million tons of grain crops

08.08.2013

Since the beginning of the year, Ukrainian railways conveyed 9.059 million tons of grain.

The Ukrzaliznytsia press service told Ukrinform about this.

“In the internal communication, 1,157 million tons of grain was conveyed, for exports - 7.901 million tons. Mainly wheat, barley, corn, rape and sunflower seeds are transported,” a statement reads.

In particular, Donetsk Railways transported 298,400 tons, Prydniprovska Railways - 294,100 tons, Yuzhnaya Railways - transported 2.773 million tons, South-Western Railways - 3.095 million tons, Lvivska Railways - 964,900 tons, Odesa Railways - 1.643 million tons.

Since the beginning of January, the railways load daily 660 grain hoppers. In total, the inventory rolling stock of Ukrzaliznytsia grain hoppers is 11,500.


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