In July cargo transportation by Sverdlosvk Railroad in the Nizhniy Tagil region totaled 2.9 million tons, up by 4.6% YoY.
In 7 months transportation grew by 4.1%, to 19 million tons.
In particular, the railroad transported 6.8 million tons of iron ore, down by 4%, 2.5 million tons of non-ferrous ore, down by 1.7%, and 335.8 thousand tons of ferrous scrap, down by 10.8%.
At the same time the transportation of ferrous metals grew by 10%, to 2.7 million tons, and of coke – also by 10%, to 332.1 thousand tons. (Ukrainian metal)