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INLAND WATERWAYS TRANSPORT (IWT)

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French Equivalent: Transport par voies navigables intérieures

Definition:
Any movement of goods and/or passengers using an IWT vessel on a given inland waterways network.

Context:
When an IWT vessel is being carried on another vehicle, only the movement of the carrying vehicle (active mode) is taken into account.

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 Wednesday, June 19, 2002

Last updated on Tuesday, April 29, 2003