New Delhi, Sep 4 (PTI) Freight rates for the nine-tonne payload section, for select destinations rose by Rs 1,000 at the local truck transport market in the national capital today due to increased cargo movements against tight availability of trucks.

Transporters said pick up in cargo movements against less availability of trucks, mainly pushed up select destination freight rates.

Freight rates from Delhi to Vijaywada, Bengaluru and Chennai were up by Rs 1,000 each to Rs 60,000, Rs 63,000 and Rs 64,000 respectively.

Following are today’s freights per 9-tonne load (in Rs): Jaipur 14,500 Hyderabad 57,000 Chandigarh 16,500 Vijayawada 60,000 Ludhiana 18,000 Bengaluru 63,000 Kanpur 20,500 Chennai 64,000 Indore 22,000 Mysore 64,000 Ahmedabad 20,000 Puducherry 66,000 Baroda 22,000 Coimbatore 70,000 Patna 26,000 Kochi 73,000 Surat 25,000 Thiruvananthapuram 80,000 Mumbai 28,000 Goa 58,000 Pune 31,000 Gwalior 12,000 Kolkata 30,000 Guwahati 60,000

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