In Ukraine, in
January-November there have been observed increased volumes of cargo and passenger
to the data of the State Statistics Service, the volume of goods transported over
10 months of 2017 has increased to 579.7 million tons. The
average growth rate was 2%, but by the kinds of transport, the largest growing
trend has been shown in motor transportation sector (5.4%), through pipeline
(9.4%) and aviation services (9.8%).
takes the lead among all passenger transportation services. The
overall growth of passenger traffic in Ukraine for 10 months of 2017 has made
up 0.4% on average, while the air conveyance segment alone demontsrated
a 29.7% increase. In
absolute figures, passenger traffic in the aviation industry for 10 months has
soared to 9.8 million passengers.
According to the
Government's forecasts, the implementation of the plan for upgrading and
modernizing of the infrastructure complex of Ukraine, in particular in terms of
activities of the state-owned company Ukrzaliznytsia,
will allow to add at least 1% of GDP to improve the growing trend in economy in
2018. Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman accentuates, infrastructure and logistics issues have
an enormous impact on economy development, thus
domestic infrastructure should be prepared to support exports and to maintain growth
of transportation volumes across the state.