New Delhi, Nov 14 (PTI) Freight rates for the nine-tonne payload section were higher by Rs 1,000 at the local truck transport market in the national capital today on increased movements of cargo amid tight availability of trucks.

Transporters said better cargo movements and less position of trucks caused the rise in some of centers freight rates.

Delhi to Baroda, Vijaywada and Mysore freight rates went up by Rs 1,000 each to Rs 24,000, Rs 60,000 and Rs 65,000.

Freight rates to Kochi and Coimbatore also moved up by Rs 1,000 each to Rs 72,000 and Rs 69,000.

Following are today’s freights per 9-tonne load (in Rs): Jaipur 18,000 Hyderabad 57,000 Chandigarh 20,000 Vijayawada 60,000 Ludhiana 19,000 Bengaluru 62,000 Kanpur 21,000 Chennai 63,000 Indore 22,000 Mysore 65,000 Ahmedabad 22,000 Puducherry 67,000 Baroda 24,000 Coimbatore 69,000 Patna 24,000 Kochi 72,000 Surat 26,000 Thiruvananthapuram 82,000 Mumbai 28,000 Goa 59,000 Pune 30,000 Gwalior 14,500 Kolkata 31,000 Guwahati 60,000

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