Road transport down in 1Q
National road transport decreased by 18.7% in the first quarter of the year, compared to the same period of 2014, according to Statistical Service data.
The main products for national road transport recorded in the January-March period were non-metallic mineral products (903,000 tonnes), food products, beverages and tobacco (692,000 tonnes), coke and refined petroleum products (567,000 tonnes).
International road transport decreased by 12.5% in January-March 2015, compared to the same period last year. The main products were food products, beverages and tobacco(1,890 tonnes) and agricultural, hunting and forestry products (1,385 tonnes).