Insider Economy Freight transport declines sharply due to Covid lockdown measures

Freight transport declines sharply due to Covid lockdown measures

Domestic freight transfers declined marginally in third quarter of 2020, while freight transports to and from Cyprus marked a steep reduction reflecting the restrictive measures to contain the coronavirus pandemic.

According to data published by the Statistical Service of Cyprus (Cystat), during the period July-September 2020, the total weight of goods transported by road in Cyprus showed a marginal decrease of 0.3% compared to the corresponding period of 2019, while the weight of freight transported from and to Cyprus recorded a significant decrease of 18.8%.

(CNA)

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