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Volume of goods transported by railways, 2021:

The average for 2021 based on 22 countries was 17606 metric tons times kilometers. The highest value was in Germany: 123067 metric tons times kilometers and the lowest value was in Ireland: 70 metric tons times kilometers. The indicator is available from 1995 to 2021. 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, 2021 Global rank Available data
Germany 123067 1 1995 - 2021
Poland 54387 2 1995 - 2021
France 35751 3 1995 - 2021
Italy 24262 4 1995 - 2021
Sweden 23246 5 1995 - 2021
Austria 21781 6 1995 - 2021
Czechia 16326 7 1995 - 2021
Lithuania 14566 8 1995 - 2021
Hungary 11346 9 1995 - 2021
Finland 10749 10 1995 - 2021
Spain 10299 11 1995 - 2021
Slovakia 8580 12 1995 - 2021
Latvia 7367 13 1995 - 2021
Netherlands 7188 14 1995 - 2021
Slovenia 4937 15 1995 - 2021
Bulgaria 4658 16 1995 - 2021
Croatia 3172 17 1995 - 2021
Portugal 2699 18 1995 - 2021
Estonia 2128 19 1995 - 2021
Greece 579 20 1995 - 2021
Luxembourg 176 21 1995 - 2021
Ireland 70 22 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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