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Volume of goods transported by railways, 2021:

The average for 2021 based on 3 countries was 920669 metric tons times kilometers. The highest value was in the USA: 2239401 metric tons times kilometers and the lowest value was in Mexico: 92437 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
USA 2239401 1 1995 - 2021
Canada 430170 2 1996 - 2021
Mexico 92437 3 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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