YEREVAN, October 8. /ARKA/. Armenia’s freight traffic (pipelines exclusive) rose by 0.3% in January-August, as compared to the same period of the year before, CIS Statistical Committee reported.
A 1.8% average increase in freight traffic (pipelines exclusive) was recorded in CIS countries in the period in general.
The highest increase rate was recorded in Moldova (19.3%), according to the report.
The freight traffic (pipelines exclusive) grew in the period in Kazakhstan (8.6%), Turkmenistan (7.3 %), Uzbekistan (4.5%), Kyrgyzstan (4.3%), Azerbaijan (4.1%) and Tajikistan (2.3%).
Belarus, Ukraine and Russia recorded decrease in freight traffic – 6%, 4.8% and 2.3% respectively.–0—