Goods transport in Switzerland increased by 4% in 2021
Neuchâtel, 22.11.2022 - In 2021, the transport performance of goods transport rose by 2.7% for road transport and by 6.2% for rail transport, which together resulted in transport growth of 4.0%. The number of kilometres travelled by heavy goods vehicles was higher than at any time in the past 20 years. Container transport by Rhine ships and by rail also reached record levels in 2021. These are some of the findings of the goods transport statistics produced by the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).
This press release and further information on the topic can be found on the FSO website (see link below).
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