Ukrainians began travelling to Slovakia more actively
During the first half of this year, the number of people that have crossed the Ukrainian-Slovak border has increased.
The passenger traffic has increased only at two checkpoints. Thus, the number of people that have crossed the border at the checkpoint "Uzhgorod - Vysne Nemecke" has increased from 510,707 in the first half of 2014 to 518,450 in the first half of this year. At the checkpoint "Mali Selmentsi - Velke Selmenci", the passenger traffice has increased from 57,923 to 76,408. In other checkpoints, a decrease in passenger traffic has been recorded.
Thus, at the checkpoint "Maly Berezny - Ubl'a" - from 261,461 to 252 840, at the checkpoint "Chop - Cierna nad Tisou" - from 16,704 to 14,751.
The number of vehicles that have crossed the Ukrainian-Slovak border during this period has dropped from 402,896 to 367,243.