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The state-run Lithuanian Railways saw its freight traffic increase by 2.7% in the first four months of the year, handling a total of 15.254 million tons of freight according to new data from Statistics Lithuania.

However, International freight traffic decreased by 1.2% to 10.9 million tons, but domestic freight volumes increased by 13.7% to 4.4 million tons.

The state railway operator carried 3.75 million tons of freight in April up 3.9% year-on-year.

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