More than 18 million tons of general cargoes and about 7 million tons of transit cargoes were transported through Azerbaijan's railroads in 2023.

Report with reference to Azerbaijan Railways CJSC reports that the volume of transit cargoes transported through Azerbaijan has increased by almost 80% compared to 2022.

Last year 60% of works on construction of Astara terminal (Iran) on the North-South corridor were successfully completed. About 700 thousand tons of cargoes were transported at this terminal last year.

A joint venture was established between the railroads of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Georgia in order to increase the volume of transit cargoes along the Middle Corridor. Cargo transportation from China via Azerbaijan along the Middle Corridor has been restarted.