ONCF: 34.4 million passengers transported in 2021

The number of passengers transported by the National Railways Office (ONCF) reached 34.4 million people in 2021, compared to 21.1 million a year earlier. In the 4th quarter of 2021 alone, the number of passengers transported amounted to 9.6 million people, up 31% compared to Q4-2020, indicates the Office in a press release on its financial indicators. This improvement comes mainly from “the resumption of traffic following the lifting of travel restrictions decreed by the competent authorities, said the same source. In Q4-2021, freight transport recorded a 30% improvement compared to Q4-2020, while phosphate transport fell by 6%.