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Railway Frieght Operation

Catalog Info

Revenue earning traffic is the traffic conveyed by rail and for which commercial tariffs are applied i.e., for transportation of which the railway is paid by either the consignor or the consignee. Non-revenue traffic is traffic conveyed by rail for the working of the railway and for which commercial tariffs are not charged. Tonnes originating is This includes tonnes of all traffic originating on each gauge, whether it terminates on the gauge itself or on some other gauge of the home line, or on other railways. Net tonne kilometer is unit of measure of goods traffic which represents the transport of one tonne of goods (including the weight of any packing, but excluding the weight of the vehicle used for transport) over a distance of one kilometre. Average haul or lead of traffic represents the average distance each tonne of goods is transported. Average rate worked out by dividing the earnings from goods carried by the corresponding net tonne kilometres. Information on Revenue earning traffic, Total traffic including non-revenue and Average Lead of a tonne of goods etc is available in datasets.
Chief Data Officer
Name: Dr. R. Badri Narayan
Executive Director
Ministry/State/Department: Ministry of Railways
  • +91 1123388373
  • +91 9717641078
Room No.476-B, Ministry of Railways (Railway Board), Rail Bhavan, Raisina Road, New Delhi - 110001