ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Getting Back on the Rails

 

Revenue from rail freight traffic is increasingly bearing the burden of the cost of passenger traffic. In a high fixed cost industry like the railways this amplifies the impact of a downturn in freight movement on overall revenue. But will the constitution of a Rail Tariff Authority help the Railway Board implement tariff revisions that will bring some order to the finances of the railways? 


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