In 2016Q1-Q3 the Average Daily Traffic (ADT) on the concession section of the A4 Katowice-Kraków motorway amounted to 41,061 vehicles and was higher by 10.9% than the traffic level recorded in the same period last year (37,019 vehicles). In 2016Q1-Q3 toll revenue amounted to PLN 217,065 thousand and was higher by 13.2% than in the same period last year (PLN 191,747 thousand). Difference between dynamics of growth of toll revenue as compared to dynamics of growth of Average Daily Traffic is due to the change of toll rates since March 1, 2015.
As far as cars are concerned, the Average Daily Traffic increased from 31,095 vehicles in 2015Q1-Q3 to 34,477 vehicles in 2016Q1-Q3 (10.9% increase). In 2016Q1-Q3 toll revenue from cars amounted to PLN 151,277 thousand and was higher by 13.6% than in 2015Q1-Q3 (PLN 133,188 thousand).
As far as trucks are concerned, the Average Daily Traffic increased by 11.1%, i.e. from 5,924 vehicles in 2015Q1-Q3 to 6,584 vehicles in 2016Q1-Q3. While toll revenue from trucks in 2016Q1-Q3 amounted to PLN 65,788 thousand and was higher by 12.3% than in 2015Q1-Q3 (PLN 58,558 thousand).
Management Board believes that the positive trend in traffic growth is related to the developments in macroeconomic situation and is also the result of users’ appreciation of high standard of motorway.