SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
REMARKABLE GROWTH IN
SER’s FREIGHT LOADING PERFORMANCE
Kolkata, 15th February, 2022:
South Eastern Railway has loaded 160.75Million Tonnes of originating freight in the first ten months i.e. April to January of the current financial year (2021-22), as against 141.87 Million Tonnes loaded in the corresponding period of last year, registering a growth of 13.31%.
There has also been an increase of 15.46% in originating freight revenue in comparison to the first ten months of the last fiscal. During April to January of current financial year, the revenue generation from originating freight loading has been Rs 13,392.23 crore against Rs.11,599.13 crore in same period of the previous year.
The main commodities of Freight loading during the first ten months of 2021-22 were Iron ore, Coal, Pig Iron & Finished Steel, Cement, Fertilizer, Petroleum Products etc. SER has loaded 89.16 Million Tonnes of Iron ore during this period, which is 4.15% more than the corresponding period of previous fiscal.