Transport volume falls 3.2% in H1
Hungary's transport companies carried 131.796 million tons of goods in the first half of 2006, 3.2% less than in the same period a year earlier, the Central Statistics Office (KSH) said on Wednesday.
In freight-ton-kilometers, international performance rose 13.4% year-on-year to 14.826 billion. Freight carried domestically fell 6.7% from a year earlier to 93.402 million tons in H1 2006.
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