Annual report on freight traffic statistics moved within the UK by water transport.


Domestic waterborne freight: 2015 tables

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Statistics on freight moved within the UK by water transport.

In 2015:

  • coastwise traffic increased by 26% to 24.5 billion tonne-kilometres
  • one-port traffic fell by 9% to 5.8 billion tonne-kilometres
  • inland waters traffic remained steady at 1.5 billion tonne-kilometres

The total amount of goods moved for all domestic waterborne freight increased by 16% to 31.4 billion-tonne kilometres.

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