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Volume of goods transported by railways, 2019 - Country rankings:

The average for 2019 based on 50 countries was 124898 metric tons times kilometers.The highest value was in Russia: 2602493 metric tons times kilometers and the lowest value was in Albania: 43 metric tons times kilometers. The indicator is available from 1995 to 2019. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: metric tons times kilometers; Source: The World Bank
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Countries Railway transport of goods, 2019 Global rank Available data
Russia 2602493 1 1995 - 2019
USA 2364144 2 1995 - 2019
Canada 433139 3 1996 - 2019
Ukraine 181844 4 1995 - 2019
Germany 113114 5 1995 - 2019
Mexico 89049 6 1995 - 2019
Poland 54584 7 1995 - 2019
Belarus 48205 8 1995 - 2019
France 31829 9 1995 - 2019
Uzbekistan 22860 10 1995 - 2019
Sweden 22717 11 1995 - 2019
Austria 21736 12 1995 - 2019
Italy 21309 13 1995 - 2019
Japan 20117 14 1995 - 2019
Mongolia 17384 15 1996 - 2019
Lithuania 16181 16 1995 - 2019
Czechia 16180 17 1995 - 2019
Indonesia 15573 18 1995 - 2019
Latvia 15019 19 1995 - 2019
Turkey 14707 20 1995 - 2019
Romania 13312 21 1995 - 2019
Switzerland 11673 22 1995 - 2019
Hungary 10625 23 1995 - 2019
Finland 10270 24 1995 - 2019
Euro area 9375 25 1995 - 2019
Slovakia 8480 26 1995 - 2019
South Korea 7357 27 1995 - 2019
Netherlands 7018 28 1995 - 2019
Slovenia 5292 29 1995 - 2019
Azerbaijan 5152 30 1995 - 2019
Norway 3903 31 1995 - 2019
Bulgaria 3902 32 1995 - 2019
New Zealand 3830 33 1999 - 2019
Chile 3079 34 2010 - 2019
Georgia 2935 35 1995 - 2019
Croatia 2911 36 1995 - 2019
Serbia 2861 37 1995 - 2019
Portugal 2701 38 1995 - 2019
Estonia 2155 39 1995 - 2019
Bosnia & Herz. 1275 40 1995 - 2019
Israel 1242 41 1995 - 2019
Moldova 940 42 1995 - 2019
Kyrgyzstan 870 43 1995 - 2019
Greece 491 44 1995 - 2019
North Macedonia 350 45 1995 - 2019
Tajikistan 232 46 1995 - 2019
Luxembourg 191 47 1995 - 2019
DR Congo 158 48 1995 - 2019
Ireland 72 49 1995 - 2019
Albania 43 50 1995 - 2019


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Definition: Goods transported by railway are the volume of goods transported by railway, measured in metric tons times kilometers traveled.
2602493
2364144
433139
181844
113114
89049
54584
48205
31829
22860
22717
21736
21309
20117
17384
16181
16180
15573
15019
14707
13312
11673
10625
10270
9375
8480
7357
7018
5292
5152
3903
3902
3830
3079
2935
2911
2861
2701
2155
1275
1242
940
870
491
350
232
191
158
72
43
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1301246.5
1951869.8
2602493
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