Income From Freight in Railways Last Three Years
The freight earnings of the Indian Railways for the last three years are as under:
(Rs. in crore)
The freight earnings of Indian Railways during the current year upto December-2017 are Rs.81427.77crore, which reflects an increase of Rs. 6232.61crore (8.29%), when compared to freight earnings of Rs.75195.16 crore during corresponding period of the last year.
The details of commodities-wise loading of last three years are as under:-
(in million tonne)
|2||Raw material for Steel Plants||18.28||20.29||22.75|
|3||Pig Iron and Finished Steel||42.84||44.79||52.41|
|8||Mineral Oil (POL)||41.10||43.24||42.42|
|10||Balance other goods||73.40||75.28||74.35|
This information was given by the Minister of State for Railways Shri Rajen Gohain in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today.