Rail­ways to di­ver­sify its freight bas­ket

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The Rail­ways Min­istry has said that the Rail­ways need to di­ver­sify its freight bas­ket over a pe­riod of time and PPP ini­tia­tives are the best to ac­com­mo­date smaller quan­ti­ties of cargo. “Rail­ways tra­di­tion­ally have been do­ing busi­ness in bulk com­modi­ties, that too in ten ma­jor com­modi­ties in­clud­ing ore and ce­ment among oth­ers. Over a pe­riod of time, we will have to di­ver­sify the freight bas­ket and to do that, we need smaller quan­ti­ties of freight.” The min­is­ter said the best way in which smaller quan­ti­ties of cargo can be ac­com­mo­dated is through the PPP ini­tia­tive.

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