New Delhi, Oct 13 (PTI) Freight rates for the nine-tonne payload section for select destinations rose by Rs 500 at the local trucks transport market in the national capital today following pick-up in cargo movements against tight availability of trucks.

Transporters said besides pick up in cargo movements, tight availability of trucks mainly led to the rise in select freight rates.

Delhi to Jaipur, Chandigarh, Gwalior and Kanpur were up by Rs 500 each to Rs 17,500, Rs 19,500, Rs 14,500 and Rs 20,500, respectively.

Following are today’s freights per 9-tonne load (in Rs): Jaipur 17,500 Hyderabad 58,000 Chandigarh 19,500 Vijayawada 60,000 Ludhiana 19,000 Bengaluru 63,000 Kanpur 20,500 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 14,500 Kolkata 34,000 Guwahati 62,000

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