Published: 7 October 2021

Transport in domestic waterborne traffic decreased in August

The goods volume in domestic waterborne traffic totalled 0,4 million tonnes in August 2021. Transport in domestic waterborne traffic decreased by 1 per cent compared to August 2020. In August 2021 domestic water transport took place only in coastal waterways. 

Domestic waterborne traffic by month (tonnes) in 2019 to 2021

Domestic waterborne traffic by month (tonnes) in 2019 to 2021

Oil products were transported most, in total 222,328 tonnes, which was 60 per cent of all transport. The second most transported was crude minerals and cement, 59,938 tonnes.  

Vessel traffic and goods volume in the Saimaa Canal

A total of 19,507 tons of transport were registered through the canal in domestic traffic.


Source: Transport and tourism, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Olli Kajava 029 551 3531, olli.kajava@stat.fi

Head of Department in charge: Hannele Orjala

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Updated 07.10.2021

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Domestic Waterborne Traffic [e-publication].
ISSN=2670-1979. August 2021. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 26.10.2021].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/kvliik/2021/08/kvliik_2021_08_2021-10-07_tie_001_en.html