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A short portrait of DB Cargo AG

The facts prove it: DB Cargo AG is Europe's leading freight railway.

Balance sheet
Revenue in 2017 (in millions of EUR)                          4,209           
 


Freight transport in 2017
Freight carried (in millions of tonnes)                               

271

Volume sold (in million of tkm)

92,651

Number of trains per day

2,873        


Locomotives                                                              2,758       

Freight wagons (*ownership, rent and finance lease)

83,386*


 

Workforce
Employees                                                                28,257        


Other                      
Customer sidings served in D, DK, IT, CH and NL 

about 4,200

Freight taken off the roads

89,156 truckloads per day, equivalent to a line of vehicles extending from Hamburg to Rome

Shunting yards

about 50

Rail network travelled within Germany

33,488 km