New Delhi, Oct 12 (PTI) Freight rates for the nine-tonne payload section for select destinations eased at the local trucks transport market in the national capital today on excess availability of trucks against tight cargo movements.

Transporters said comfortable position of trucks in the market mainly pulled down freight rates for some destinations.

Delhi to Kochi, Coimbatore, Puducherry rates moved down by Rs 1,000 each to Rs 74,000, Rs 71,000, Rs 69,000, respectively.

Rates to Hyderabad and Vijayawada freights also declined by Rs 1,000 each to Rs 60,000 and Rs 58,000, respectively.

Following are today’s freights per 9-tonne load (in Rs): Jaipur 17,000 Hyderabad 58,000 Chandigarh 19,000 Vijayawada 60,000 Ludhiana 19,000 Bengaluru 63,000 Kanpur 20,000 Chennai 65,000 Indore 22,000 Mysore 67,000 Ahmedabad 22,000 Puducherry 69,000 Baroda 23,000 Coimbatore 71,000 Patna 27,000 Kochi 74,000 Surat 27,000 Thiruvananthapuram 84,000 Mumbai 30,000 Goa 61,000 Pune 32,000 Gwalior 14,000 Kolkata 34,000 Guwahati 62,000

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