SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
28% GROWTH IN SER’s COAL LOADING
Kolkata, 7th November, 2022:
SER has registered a remarkable growth in Coal loading in the first seven months i.e. April to October of the current financial year (2022-23). During this period, SER has loaded 29.85 Million Tonnes of Coal, which is 28% more than the corresponding period of previous fiscal. The revenue generation from Coal loading has also registered a substantial rise of 61% with a total earnings of Rs. 3147.92 crore.
South Eastern Railway has loaded total 115.43 Million Tonnes of originating freight in the first seven months of the current financial year (2022-23).During this period, the revenue generation from originating freight loading has also increased to Rs 10,204.29 crore as against Rs. 9099.15 crore in same period of the previous year. Therefore, the earnings performance of SER has enhanced by 12.1%.
The main commodities of Freight loading during this period were Iron Ore, Coal, Pig Iron & Finished Steel, Cement, Petroleum Products etc.