Alla V. Pavlova - Candidate of Economic Sciences, associate professor of the department ‘Customs Law and Organization of the Customs Affairs’ of the Law Institute of the Russian University of Transport (MIIT)
Abstract. The setting up of a general transport area of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) is currently one of the strategic guidelines. Due to it, the development of the transport sector in the EAEU member countries is of great importance. The current paper has presented the study of the state of transport development in the EAEU member countries throughout the whole period of the Union's functioning; there has been analyzed a transportation burden, a cargo turnover, passenger transportation and passenger traffic. The analysis has identified the trends and patterns in the development of the transport sector of the EAEU as a whole and that of each member countries. Based on the results of the analysis, there have been formulated the conclusions.
Keywords: Eurasian Economic Union; transport; transportation burden; cargo turnover/traffic; passenger transportation; passenger turnover/traffic.