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CATEGORIES OF GOODS CARRIED BY RAIL

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French Equivalent: Types de marchandises transportées par chemin de fer

Definition:
The categories of goods carried by rail are those defined by the NST/R nomenclature (Standard Goods Nomenclature for Transport Statistics/revised - EUROSTAT) or CSTE nomenclature (Commodity Classification for Transport Statistics in Europe - UN/ECE).

Source Publication:
Glossary for Transport Statistics, prepared by the Intersecretariat Working Group on Transport Statistics – Eurostat, European Conference of Ministers of Transport (ECMT), United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE).

Statistical Theme: Transport statistics

Created on Monday, June 17, 2002

Last updated on Thursday, April 04, 2013