New Delhi, Jun 15 (PTI) Freight rates for nine-tonne pay load section declined by Rs 1,000 at the local truck transport market in the national capital today following heavy availability of trucks amid restricted cargo movements.

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

Delhi to Hyderabad, Vijaywada, Goa and Pune freight rates moved down by Rs 1,000 each to Rs 57,000, Rs 60,000, Rs 59,000 and Rs 30,000.

Rates to Mumbai, Surat, Chennai and Kochi also went down by Rs 1,000 each to Rs 29,000, Rs 27,000, Rs 65,000 and Rs 77,000.

Following are today’s freights per 9-tonne load (in Rs): Jaipur 16,000 Hyderabad 57,000 Chandigarh 17,000 Vijayawada 60,000 Ludhiana 19,000 Bengaluru 63,000 Kanpur 20,000 Chennai 65,000 Indore 22,000 Mysore 67,500 Ahmedabad 23,000 Puducherry 69,000 Baroda 25,000 Coimbatore 73,500 Patna 27,000 Kochi 77,000 Surat 27,000 Thiruvananthapuram 85,000 Mumbai 29,000 Goa 59,000 Pune 30,000 Gwalior 15,000 Kolkata 32,000 Guwahati 61,000

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