HIGHLIGHTS OF COMMERCIAL DEPARTMENT FOR THE PERIOD APRIL’20 TO MAY’21
New goods sheds notified:
•NIR (24/05/2020 – 32 rakes loaded), KLOD (24/05/2020 – 1 rake loaded), CID (19/11/2020 – 3 rakes loaded), GRG (01/12/2020 – 3 rakes loaded), LIG (08/01/2021 – 28 rakes loaded), SKLI (12/01/2021 – 5 rakes loaded), MFR (10/02/2021 – 1 rake loaded).
Efforts made by made by BDU generated New traffic -
Food grains -
•NIR: 33 rakes loaded. 1st rake loaded on 30.05.2020.
•AJU: 6 mini rakes upto 26th Jan. 1st rake loaded on 31/05/2020.
•WSA : 4 mini rakes of rice loaded. 1st rake loaded on 26/11/2020.
•LIG: 36 rakes loaded. 1st rake loaded on 17/01/2021.
•GRG: 4 rakes loaded by FCI. 1st rake loaded on 19/01/2021.
•MFR: 1 rake loaded. 1st rake loaded on 23/03/2021.
•GGGS : 87 rakes loaded. 1st rake of Iron Ore loaded on 30/07/2020.
•MJBM/MUP : 5 rakes of quartzite loaded. 1st rake of Quartz loaded on 08/08/2020.
•AGN : 2 rakes of quartziteloaded on 10/12/2021.
•KAV : First rake of Steel loaded ex.KAV for VZP on 20/08/2020.
•MJBM/MUP : First rake of Steel Billets loaded ex.MJBM/MUP on 18/01/2021.
Fly ash :
•MSPC/CHCR : 4 rakes loaded. 1st rake of Fly ash loaded ex.MSPC for UTCM on 01/11/2020.
•PJPB/VNK: 11 rakes loaded. 1st rake of Fly ash loaded ex.PJPB/VNK for UCLM on 29/12/2020.
•KLOD : 5 rake loaded. 1st rake of Dolomite loaded on 21/10/2020.
•CID: 14 rakes loaded. 1st rake of Dolomite loaded on 16/02/2021.
•TRDI : 4 rakes loaded. 1st rake loaded on 18/12/2020.
•SKLI : 5 rakes loaded. 1st rake loaded on 23/01/2021.
•GRG: 1 rake loaded. 1strake loaded on May’21.
•WSA: 1 rake loaded. 1strake loaded on May’21.
•DGG: 2 rake loaded. 1strake loaded on May’21.
•NAB: 1 rake loaded. 1strake loaded on May’21.
Poultry feed :
•RJN : 6 rakes loaded. 1st rake loaded on 19/12/2020.
Cotton bales :
•RTK : 1 rake loaded. 1st rake loaded on 08/03/2021.
•HTT : 4 rakes loaded. 1st rake loaded on 22/12/2020.
•MUP: 1 rake loaded. 1st rake loaded on May’21.
•RTK: 1 rake loaded. 1st rake loaded on May’21.
Best ever freight loading
•In freight revenue in the Month of Mar’21 ` 61.97 Cr earned surpassing the previous best of 54.10 Cr which was achieved in Dec’20.
•In tonnage – 0.868 MT was achieved during the month March’20 surpassing the previous best of 0.821 MT which was recorded in Dec’2020.
BDU (Business Development Unit) webinar and meeting conducted with major customers and prospective loaders of the division to boost freight loading and explore new traffic in the division. During webinar customers were explained various freight benefits being offered by Railways and assistance required from the customers. Consequence to this new commodity were captured by division like – Iron ore, poultry feed, fish feed, quartz, dolomite, Sand, Steel. Existing commodities loading was drastically enhanced like – coal, fly ash, food grains, slag. Parcel traffic also increased by painstaking efforts taken by BDU.
•Special Covid Parcel train of 106 ton capacity running between ITR-KGP daily, transporting essential commodities in the pandemic times and revenue of Rs. 269.19 Lakhs generated from 01.04.2020 to 31.3.2021 by transporting Cargo of 11979 ton.
•SECR Nagpur division ran THREE ‘Kisan Rails’successfully. Total 502.73 tons of farm produce was transported wherein Rs.9,91 lakhs earned.
•Migrant Special Train :
·Train no. 08601 Originated in division from DGG to HTE on 21.5.2020.
·Two Migrant trains terminated at NAB & WSA stations.
·100 Migrant Special trains in which Food and water was provided at Gondia station.
•Lockdown period initiatives – Commercial department has undertaken major tasks of feeding the needy peoples in the lockdown period by serving hot cooked meal and providing packets of dry ration across the division and also have contributed by way of preparing cloth masks through the volunteering commercial staffs.