According to data presented by the Office of Rail Transport (UTK), PKP Cargo reached 47.11% of market share in terms of freight volume, recording the increase by app. 1.5 pp comparing to the January result. In terms of transport performance, market share of the carrier amounted to 54.83%, increasing by 1.93 pp in the discussed period. Total freight volume recorded in February dropped comparing to the previous year by 1.46 million tonnes, whereas there has been growing trend in transport performance by 2.10%. According to the UTK data, there are 59 carriers operating on the freight market in 2015.
“ A significant increase in market share on the challenging market prove uniqueness of know-how and rolling stock of PKP CARGO, tailored to the needs and requirements of our Customers,” says Member of the Management Board in charge of Commerce at PKP CARGO Jacek Neska.
Positive trend in container freight has been maintained – as in January, PKP Cargo increased the intermodal freight by 8% YOY in February, which is the effect of the new contracts and introduced products. For example, the operating train (regular connection) between Franowo and Gdansk port was launched by PKP CARGO several months ago. At present, there are five such trains operating a week.