Submitted by Luda on Mon, 11/02/2008 - 12:16
The public transport fleet of Mogilev Region was replenished with 67 new buses and 7 trolley-buses in 2007, Interfax learnt from the regional department for transport and communications.
Over the stated period, private entrepreneurs transported 38.9 million people, which makes 21.1% of the automobile passenger turnover in the region.
Bus transportation services were made available to over 145.2 million passengers (0.9% up on the year).
In January-December 2007 local motorways transported 6.8548 million tonnes of cargoes, 7.8% up on the year. Local railways transported 42.521 million tonnes of cargoes (5.9% up).
The source also informed, in 2007 the net profit from passenger and cargo transportation services expanded by 59% to reach BYR 16.201 billion. At the same time, two companies (1.7% of the total number) ended the year with a net loss of BYR 312 million.
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