Trends in the Transport Sector

International Transport Forum

Frequency :
1999-1223 (online)
1563-0439 (print)
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This annual statistical report from the International Transport Forum provides the reader with the first available internationally comparable figures on key transport trends. It analyses the transport situation in the western and eastern European countries, as well as the Baltic States and the CIS. The book opens with an overview of the world economy and trade as they affect transport, and then has sections providing volume data on freight transport via road, rail waterway, and pipeline and passenger transport via rail, bus, and car. In addition, it provides information on road accidents. It supersedes Statistical Trends in Transport.

Also available in: French
Trends in the Transport Sector 2009

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Publication Date :
10 June 2009
Pages :
9789282102381 (PDF) ; 9789282101599 (print)

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This publication presents the most up-to-date statistics on transport markets in International Transport Forum countries for the period 1970-2007, including charts to highlight the major trends. Published earlier than comparable studies, this handy pocket-sized booklet provides the reader with first-hand figures on key transport trends.  Data are provided on rail, road, inland waterway, and pipeline transport for both freight and passengers. Data are also provided on road injuries and investment and maintenance expenditures undertaken in various segments of the transport sector.
Also available in: French

Table of Contents

1. The Economic Outlook
2. Transport within Countries of the International Transport Forum
3. The Road Safety Record in ITF Countries in 2007
4. Investment in Transport Infrastructure 1995-2007: Summary of Aggregate Trends
5. Statistical Information
-Data Sources, Definitions and Country Notes
-Transport Volume and Injuries Tables (1970, 1990, 2000, 2006, 2007)
--Freight Transport: Rail (tonne-kilometers)
--Freight Transport: Roads (tonne-kilometers)
--Freight Transport: Inland Waterways (tonne-kilometers)
--Freight Transport: Pipeline (tonne-kilometers)
--Freight Transport: Total Freight (tonne-kilometers)
--Passenger Transport: Rail (passenger-kilometers)
--Passenger Transport: Private Cars (passenger-kilometers)
--Passenger Transport: Buses and Coaches (passenger-kilometers)
--Passenger Transport: Total Road Transport (passenger-kilometers)
--Passenger Transport: Total Passengers (passenger-kilometers)
--Road Injuries: Number of Crashes
--Road Injuries: Casualties (Killed and Injured)
--Road Injuries: Killed
-Transport Investment Tables (1995, 2000, 2005, 2006, 2007)
--Gross Investment in Rail Infrastructure
--Gross Investment in Road Infrastructure
--Gross Investment in Inland Waterways Infrastructure
--Gross Investment in Seaports Infrastructure
--Gross Investment in Airports Infrastrucure
-Graphs (1990-2007)
--Goods Transport by Rail
--Goods Transport by Road
--Goods Transport by Inland Waterway
--Transport by Pipelines
--Passenger Transrpot by Rail
--Passenger Transport by Private Cars
--Passenger Transport by Bus and Coach
--Road Injury Accidents
--Road Fatalities
--Road Casualties
--Road Accident Deaths per million population
--Road accident Deaths per million motor vehicles