Freight rates down on easy availability of trucks

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Freight rates down on easy availability of trucks

New Delhi, Mar 31 (PTI) Freight rates for nine-tonne payload section showed a fall of up to Rs 1,000 at the local truck transport market in the national capital today on comfortable position of trucks against restricted cargo movements.

Transporters said, restricted cargo movements against easy position of trucks, mainly pulled down freight rates for select destinations.

Delhi to Hyderabad, Vijaywada and Mysore freight rates were down by Rs 1,000 each to Rs 56,000, Rs 58,000 and Rs 69,000, respectively.

Rates to Jaipur, Chandigarh and Kanpur also went down by Rs 500 each to Rs 16,000, Rs 17,000 and Rs 19,000, respectively.

Following are today’s freights per 9-tonne load (in Rs): Jaipur 16,000 Hyderabad 56,000 Chandigarh 17,000 Vijayawada 58,000 Ludhiana 18,000 Bengaluru 65,000 Kanpur 19,000 Chennai 67,000 Indore 21,000 Mysore 69,000 Ahmedabad 22,000 Puducherry 72,000 Baroda 24,000 Coimbatore 74,000 Patna 26,000 Kochi 79,000 Surat 27,000 Thiruvananthapuram 85,000 Mumbai 28,000 Goa 57,000 Pune 30,000 Gwalior 14,000 Kolkata 31,000 Guwahati 59,000

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