Freight rates for the nine-tonne payload section improved by Rs 1,000 at the local truck transport market in the national capital today following pick up in cargo movements against tight position of trucks.
Transporters said shortage of trucks against increased cargo movements mainly pushed up freight rates for select destinations.
Delhi to Ahmedabad, Patna and Mumbai freight rates moved up by Rs 1,000 each to Rs 23,000, Rs 25,000 and Rs 29,000.
Rates to Kolkata, Guwahati and Hyderabad also went up by Rs 1,000 each to Rs 32,000, Rs 61,000 and Rs 58,000.
Following are today's freights per 9-tonne load (in Rs): Jaipur 18,000 Hyderabad 58,000 Chandigarh 20,000 Vijayawada 60,000 Ludhiana 19,000 Bengaluru 62,000 Kanpur 21,000 Chennai 63,000 Indore 22,000 Mysore 65,000 Ahmedabad 23,000 Puducherry 67,000 Baroda 24,000 Coimbatore 69,000 Patna 25,000 Kochi 72,000 Surat 26,000 Thiruvananthapuram 82,000 Mumbai 29,000 Goa 59,000 Pune 30,000 Gwalior 14,500 Kolkata 32,000 Guwahati 61,000
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