The railways carried 1107 million tons of goods, exceeding the freight target despite the gloomy market scenario in 2016-17 fiscal.
The loading target was fixed at 1160 MT in the 2016-17 which was later revised to 1094 MT, keeping the prevailing market condition in mind. It had carried 1104 MT freight in 2015-16.
The railways earned Rs 1.67 lakh crore in 2016-17 fiscal from freight, as against Rs 1.63 lakh crore in the last fiscal. Read More…
Credit By: ET Energy World
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