Freight Rates

Apr 27, 2016 at 18:28 | Source: PTI
Traditionally, the losses on the passenger side have been compensated by freight rates, Minister of State for Railways Manoj Sinha said in a written reply.
Apr 15, 2016 at 18:50 | Source: PTI
The port congestion surcharge levy, which is 10 per cent of the basic freight rate, was withdrawn with immediate effect by the Railways, on Thursday.
Apr 13, 2016 at 21:32 | Source: PTI
The paper said the track capacity addition of railways could grow at compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of a meagre 0.7 percent whereas it witnessed passenger and freight traffic growth of CAGR 3.1 percent and 4.3 percent respectively.
Apr 09, 2016 at 14:56 | Source: PTI
Freight rates for nine-tonne payload section improved by Rs 1,000 at the local truck transportmarket in the national capital today following better cargomovements amid tight position of trucks.
Apr 02, 2016 at 14:28 | Source: PTI
Transporters said large position of trucks in the market against cargo movements, mainly pulled down freight rates.
Mar 23, 2016 at 21:26 | Source: PTI
Facing competition from roadsector, Railways today rationalised the freight policy withthe formulation of "merry-go-around" (MGR) scheme to increasethe coal loadings from pitheads to plants.
Feb 25, 2016 at 22:18 | Source: PTI
"The rail budget does not envisage an increase in passenger fares or freight, however earnings from various segments are forecast to grow by an average of 10-12 percent, thus leaving the door open for fare hikes during the year itself," India Ratings said in a note.
Feb 25, 2016 at 21:33 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Railway Minister kept passenger fares and freight rates unchanged but proposed to set up a tariff regulator in a bid to keep fares dynamic.
Feb 25, 2016 at 13:50 | Source: PTI
Presenting his second Budget in the Lok Sabha, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu promised rationalising of the tariff structure by undertaking a review to evolve competitive rates vis-a-vis other modes of transport and to expand the freight basket as a means of additional revenue mobilisation.
Feb 25, 2016 at 07:43 | Source:
Suresh Prabhu may actually decrease freight rates with an eye on increasing volumes and thus improve revenues, sources said. He could also bring in a new policy for cartage.
Messages on Freight Rates »


Platinum Member


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


Platinum Member


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


Platinum Member


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


Platinum Member


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


Platinum Member


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


Silver Member


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


Platinum Member


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


Platinum Member


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


Platinum Member


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


Gold Member


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

News across the web »
May 10, 2016 at 16:24 | Source: FirstPost
Explore Moneycontrol

Copyright © Ltd. All rights reserved. Reproduction of news articles, photos, videos or any other content in whole or in part in any form or medium without express written permission of is prohibited.