This is an archived release.
Reduced turnover for freight rail transport and freight transport with road
The turnover for the groups ‘Freight transport with road’ and ‘Freight rail transport’ decreased in the fourth quarter of 2015 compared with same quarter in 2014.
|4th quarter 2015|
|Value index||Change from the same period last year (per cent)|
|Transportation and storage||140.0||5.9|
|Land transport and transport via pipelines||127.0||1.1|
|Warehousing and support activities for transportation||132.3||-0.2|
|Postal and courier activities||100.1||-0.7|
|Accommodation and food service activities||133.8||3.6|
|Food and beverage service activities||143.6||6.1|
|Information and communication||130.2||-0.5|
|Motion picture, video and television progamme production, sound recording and music publishing activities||139.1||6.7|
|Programming and broadcasting activities||142.3||-1.7|
|Computer programming and consultancy||163.7||2.6|
|Information service activities||164.8||1.9|
The turnover for ‘Freight transport with road’ went down by 0.5 per cent in fourth quarter of 2015 compared with fourth quarter in 2014. For ‘Freight rail transport’ the turnover went down by 0.7 per cent in the same period.
Growth for water transport
Turnover for the group ‘Sea and coastal passenger water transport’ increased by 3.9 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2015 compared with the same period in 2014. The turnover for ‘Sea and coastal freight water transport’ went up by 15.2 per cent.
Drop in turnover for passenger air transport
The firms within the division ‘Passenger air transport’ decreased its turnover by 2.4 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2015 compared with the same quarter the year before.
Continued growth for restaurants and mobile food service activities
In the fourth quarter of 2015, the turnover increased by 6.1 per cent compared with the same quarter in 2014. In the same period the turnover decreased by 1.3 per cent for the group ‘Hotels and similar accommodation’.
Slight decrease for information and communication
The turnover for the section ‘Information and communication’ decreased by 0.5 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2015 compared with the same period in 2014.
The statistics is now published as Turnover index for service activities.