The volume of cargo transportation of the company "SCR" in the January-February 2012 amounted to 368.5 thousand tons, up 2.7% over the same period in 2011.
In the first two months of the year the export through the South Caucasus Railway 57,3 thousand tons of cargo was transported which is more the same period in 2011 to 20.6%.
The volume of cargo in import traffic was 146.8 thousand tons, which is 3.9% lower than in January-February of last year, but during the reporting period though the local traffic 164.4 thousand tons of cargo was transported over the same period in 2011 year by 3.8%.
It should be noted that in January-February 2012 the average weight of a freight train has increased and reached 1424 tons against last year's 1329 tons. On average during the reporting period 2012 the railroad took daily 44 loaded cars.
The railway is gradually increases the main indicators, including the volume of cargo. These results were achieved due to the implementation of SCR flexible tariff policy which aims to reduce transport costs in the price of the goods transported.