Freight rates for the nine-tonne payload section for select destinations were higher by Rs 1,000 at the local truck transport in the national capital today on shortage of trucks in the market amid pick up in cargo movements.
Transporters said fresh movements of cargo against tight positions of trucks, mainly pushed up freight rates for select centres.
Delhi to Kolkata, Surat and Mumbai freight rates moved up by Rs 1,000 each to Rs 33,000, Rs 28,000 and Rs 30,000.
Rates to Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram, Puducherry and Goa freight rates also went up by Rs 1,000 each to Rs 77,000, Rs 83,000, Rs 70,000 and Rs 61,000.
Following are today's freights per 9-tonne load (in Rs): Jaipur 14,500 Hyderabad 58,000 Chandigarh 16,500 Vijayawada 61,000 Ludhiana 18,000 Bengaluru 64,000 Kanpur 20,500 Chennai 66,000 Indore 22,000 Mysore 67,000 Ahmedabad 21,000 Puducherry 70,000 Baroda 22,000 Coimbatore 73,000 Patna 27,000 Kochi 77,000 Surat 28,000 Thiruvananthapuram 83,000 Mumbai 30,000 Goa 61,000 Pune 31,000 Gwalior 12,000 Kolkata 33,000 Guwahati 62,000
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