H2 – Freight transport demand
Total freight transport demand as well as freight transport demand by mode of transport (road, railway, pipeline, inland waterways and aviation transport); the volume of freight transport in tonne-kilometres per unit of GDP.
Structure of freight transport demand in 2017
Freight transport demand is the volume of freight transportation;
The unit of measure is tonne-kilometre, i.e. conveyance of 1 tonne of freight over a distance of 1 kilometre;
Measured as a sum of weights of each freight consignment in tonnes multiplied by the distance in kilometers.
State statistical reports:
12-tr (vt) "Report on transportation by inland waterways transport of general use";
12- tr (avto) "Report on ownership and use of road transport";
12- tr (avia) "Report on air transportation";
4- tr (avtotrans) "Report on the use of road transport";
12- tr (truboprovod) "Report on transportation of products by main pipelines";
administrative data the Ministry of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Belarus;
The data producers are the National Statistical Committee of the Republic of Belarus and the Ministry of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Belarus.
Relevance of the indicator:
The indicator allows for measuring the impact a freight transport on the environment.