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railage

(ˈreɪlɪdʒ)
n
the cost of transporting goods by rail
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The promotional tariff of $645 (Sh64,500) and $843 Sh84,300) for a 20 foot and 40 foot container respectively includes railage and other handling charges by shippers including the return of empty containers by Kenya Railways to Port Reitz Railway Station or the Port," Mr Maina said.
It will also provide a shorter route for railage of traffic originating to/from South Africa to the lowveld, eastern region and Chimoio/Beira areas.
The conditions are largely to do with costs of railage from inland coal mines and financial guarantees for the project," said Stevens.
After undergoing a two-stage separation, the coal product is dewatered and stockpiled before being loaded in coal trucks for railage to coal-fired power stations in the region.