Top News

|  Volvo Auto India to hike prices by up to 2% from April  |    |  CSL to raise INR 1,400-1,500 cr through IPO  |    |  PNC Infratech wins INR 2,720-cr highway projects from NHAI  |    |  Damietta port throughput in January increases 31% to 87,800 TEU  |    |  Global container traffic up 4% in Q4 2016, Port Klang growth leads top 20  |    |  Pawan Hans to start Dilli Darshan chopper rides at INR 2,500  |    |  Port of Virginia is gearing up to handle 13,000-TEU plus ships  |    |  Govt. approves INR 2,029 cr project for JNPT channel expansion  |    |  SpiceJet to fly Kolkata-Dhaka daily  |    |  Dilip Buildcon declared successful bidder for INR 3,269 cr road projects  |    |  Ashok Leyland eyes stronger presence in logistics industry  |    |  APL to launch new CS5 to boost intra-Asia service network  |    |  Ethiopian Airlines adds Ahmedabad to its air cargo services  |    |  IWAI raises INR 340 cr through infrastructure bonds  |    |  Rail freight corridor may lead to lower bidding for road projects  |    |  Move to hike Vallarpadam handling charges opposed  |    |  AirAsia India announces two new routes  |    |  UK port volumes drop 3% in 2016 to total 473.5 mt  |    |  Air India to launch direct flight from Amritsar to Birmingham  |    |  BlackBuck raises nearly INR 476 cr from Sands Capital and existing investors  |   
You are here: Home » National News » Railways» South Eastern Railway freight loading rises 11%

South Eastern Railway freight loading rises 11%

17 March 2017 | Kolkata
 

transreproter

South Eastern Railway (SER) during the first eleven months (April 2016 to February 2017) has seen a near 11% rise in freight loading to 133.80 million tonnes (mt). For the corresponding 11-month-period last fiscal this number stood at 120.87 mt.

According to a release issued by SER, this is 3.73% above the target set by the Railway Board for the period under review.

During the first eleven months of current financial year, loading of iron ore was to the tune of 77.84 mt, a growth of 16.72% compared to the same period last year.

SER has generated freight earnings of INR 10059 crore (apprx) during April-February period, an increase of nearly 8%.

   
Transreproter Logo