Freight Rate

Dec 22, 2014 at 13:55 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The Baltic Dry Index, which tracks global freight rates for ships carrying dry-bulk commodities such as coal, iron ore and grains, has seen a fall of 32 percent. It fell from 1123 to 803 since start of December.
Aug 06, 2014 at 12:30 | Source:
Citi maintains sell rating on the stock due to increasing competitive intensity. It reasons that excise duty impact at Haridwar, higher freight expenses due to elevated diesel prices and slightly higher ad spending and royalty on new models dented Q1 earnings.
Jul 21, 2014 at 10:52 | Source:
Credit Suisse maintains an underperform rating on the stock with a target of Rs 1535 as its costs pressure is likely to further increase due to railway freight , annual increment and clean energy cess of Rs 50 per tonneis yet to be reflected in coal costs.
Jul 09, 2014 at 20:01 | Source:
While the Railway Budget 2014-15 talks about India trying to be the largest freight carrier globally and identifies alternative funding requirements to achieve this target, it does not state a clear strategy to meet these requirements, says the report.India Ratings & Research.
Jul 08, 2014 at 12:00 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Sadananda Gowda, Railway Minister in the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government, presented the Rail Budget in Parliament today. Catch live updates here.
Jul 07, 2014 at 15:16 | Source: PTI
With the growth in passenger earnings declining, railways is likley to spell out its strategy to earn additional revenue to reach the target in the current fiscal. While many unviable projects may be scrapped, Gowda will also announce some new projects on priority basis in the rail budget 2014-2015 tomorrow.
Jun 24, 2014 at 19:59 | Source:
Cement: do not see any major change in their earnings estimates for FY15E, it would be a little difficult for players to pass on the increased burden during Q2FY15E due to lower demand on account of monsoon season. Expect meaningful price hikes only post monsoon season, says the report.
Jun 21, 2014 at 13:00 | Source:
The European Union is likely to surpass the United States to become the top world wheat exporter next season as high freight rates help EU suppliers tighten th ...
Jun 21, 2014 at 11:22 | Source: PTI
Miners body FIMI said the hike in freight rates was bound to impact consumers as iron ore is a key steel making raw material, transported by rail by almost all steel companies.
Jun 20, 2014 at 21:30 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The Rail Tariff Authority would take the fare and freight fixation power away from the Railway Minister, which would mean the rail costs are adequately and correctly reflected in the fare of fare and freight structure feels AK Bhattacharya of The Business Standard.
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Automotive - Sector  

Source:FirstPost - New Delhi: Having done a pre-budget hike of 14.2 percent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda`s maiden budget is likely to adopt a realistic approach in announcing new trains, lines and survey in view of the cash crunch of Rs 26,000 crore

2.23 PM Jul 7th 2014


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Sterling Inter  

compared to February, which was boosting some of the Nigerian light sweets, sources told Platts. Europe is the largest regional importer of Nigerian oil.West African Suezmax freight rates have fallen sharply in the last months, making the West Africa-to-Europe arbitrage more economical. Freight rates

10.28 AM Jul 4th 2014


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Rei Agro  

decisions by the Narendra Modi-led government may spoil the mood on Dalal Street." In a major decision, the Railways Ministry last week announced an across-the-board hike of 14.2% in passenger fares and 6.5% in freight rates. The decision met some stiff resistance and finally the government partially

6.53 PM Jun 29th 2014


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M&M Financial  

) remained tepid. The fall in volumes was much steeper for commercial vehicles (CVs) as industrial and construction activity remained sluggish leading to lower freight rates. Whether FY15 will turn out to be a better year will depend on what measures the new government announces to bolster growth. From

5.39 PM Apr 24th 2014


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Aban Offshore  

Ninety percent of the world`s traded goods, including vital natural resources, are moved by sea. Dealers said that due to higher commodity prices, shipments will slow down and with higher crude oil prices, offtake will fall, and in turn, freight rates should correct.

10.50 PM Apr 13th 2014


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Shipping Corp  

Shipping industry was in Doldrum.Now Freight rate and volume is picking us.New Govt should take effective steps to bring this co out of wood

4.03 PM Mar 21st 2014


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Shipping Corp  

Prices of new and secondhand ships started to rise last year on expectations of a recovery, though experts warn some shippers will still only break even this year and any recovery may fade after 2016 when overcapacity could again dampen freight rates. The global dry bulk seaborne trade is forecast

4.39 PM Mar 15th 2014


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Shipping Corp  

The shipping industry is poised to emerge from its longest downturn in three decades, buoyed by an end to years of overcapacity that have depressed freight rates since the end of a shipping boom in 2008.

4.38 PM Mar 15th 2014


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Cadila Health  

Agree with your assessment that Markets are volatile. In this i Include all markets including currency or Freight rates . So booking profits should b the norm . I just heard Jamal Mecklai . In Short he was saying go with flow ,The ability of rupee to strengthen is Limited. However People

4.24 PM Mar 6th 2014


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Shipping Corp  

2014 will play out on the big scale. Do you expect the recovery scenario to fully materialize over the course of the year, in terms of freight rate levels and how sustainable will this rebound be? We see a winding and potentially long road back to a fully sustainable market where the fleet is once

6.12 PM Feb 24th 2014

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