Solid growth for water and land transport
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Turnover index for transport, tourism and ICTQ2 2015, preliminary figures



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Solid growth for water and land transport

Turnover in the industry section ‘water transport’ increased 13.5 per cent in the second quarter this year compared with the same quarter of 2014. At the same time, turnover increased 4.4 per cent in the industry section ‘land transport and transport via pipelines’.

Transport, tourism and ICT. Turnover index. 2010=100
2nd quarter 2015
Value indexChange from the same period last year (per cent)
Transportation and storage129.66.8
Land transport and transport via pipelines122.34.4
Water transport137.913.5
Air transport138.7-9.6
Warehousing and support activities for transportation128.85.0
Postal and courier activities90.00.9
Accommodation and food service activities133.82.8
Food and beverage service activities139.44.8
Information and communication120.55.1
Publishing activities87.7-2.8
Motion picture, video and television progamme production, sound recording and music publishing activities99.84.1
Programming and broadcasting activities144.87.4
Computer programming and consultancy155.28.6
Information service activities149.91.4

Within ‘water transport’, the turnover in the divisions ‘sea and coastal freight water transport’ and ‘sea and coastal passenger water transport’ went up by 14.5 and 3.7 per cent respectively compared with the same period in 2014.

Under the industry section ‘land transport and transport via pipelines’ the turnover in the industry group ‘freight transport by road’ increased by 5.0 per cent.

Slight growth for air transport

The turnover index for the division ‘air transport’ decreased by 9.6 per cent compared with the same period in 2014. The division encompasses firms within ‘air transport with passengers’ and ‘air transport with goods’, but the division ‘air transport with passengers’ dominates the figures for the whole industry.

Turnover growth for the information and communication industry

Turnover for companies within the industry section ‘information and communication’ increased by 5.1 per cent from the second quarter of 2014 to the same period in 2015.

Slight growth in accommodation and food and beverage service activities

The turnover index for the industry section increased by 2.8 per cent compared with the second quarter in 2014. Turnover for ‘accommodation’ went slightly down, by 0.7 per cent, while turnover for ‘food and beverage service activities’ increased by 4.8 per cent.