South Korea: Railway transport of goods

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 South Korea

Volume of goods transported by railways

 Latest value 6,757
 Year 2021
 Measure metric tons times kilometers
 Data availability 1995 - 2021
 Average 9,880
 Min - Max 6,652 - 12,889
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1995 to 2021. The average value for South Korea during that period was 9880 metric tons times kilometers with a minimum of 6652 metric tons times kilometers in 2020 and a maximum of 12889 metric tons times kilometers in 1995. The latest value from 2021 is 6757 metric tons times kilometers. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 50 countries is 142905 metric tons times kilometers. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
South Korea - Railway transport of goods - Recent values chart

Historical chart
South Korea - Railway transport of goods - historical chart - 1995-2021




Definition: Goods transported by railway are the volume of goods transported by railway, measured in metric tons times kilometers traveled.

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