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03/28/2017BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for May 2017
02/28/2017BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for April 2017
02/24/2017BNSF 90022 & BNSF 90029: Bulk Foods Price Adjustments Effective April 1, 2017
01/31/2017BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for March 2017
01/09/2017BNSF 90029: Bulk Foods Price Adjustments & Conversion to All Rule 11 Rating Effective April 1, 2017
12/28/2016BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for February 2017
12/01/2016Special Switch Process Change & Price Adjustment Effective January 1, 2017
11/29/2016BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for January 2017
11/01/2016BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for December 2016
10/14/2016Discount Now Offered for DOT 117/117R Tank Cars
09/27/2016BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for November 2016
08/30/2016BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for October 2016
08/01/2016Software Update to BNSF Mileage-Based Fuel Surcharge Calculation Program
07/26/2016BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for September 2016
06/28/2016BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for August 2016
06/01/2016BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for July 2016
05/25/2016Weekly Shuttle Offers
04/27/2016Overload Policy Change Effective August 1, 2016
04/26/2016BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for June 2016
04/01/2016Overload Price and Policy Change - Fees For Cars Identified as Overloaded Effective May 1, 2016
03/29/2016BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for May 2016
03/15/2016BNSF 90022 & BNSF 90029: Bulk Foods Price Adjustments Effective April 1, 2016
03/11/2016Demurrage Policy Changes Effective April 1, 2016
03/01/2016BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for April 2016
01/26/2016BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for March 2016
01/26/2016BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge Emails Are Discontinued
12/29/2015BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for February 2016
12/02/2015BNSF 90020: Private Empty Rail Equipment Price Adjustments - New Single Freight Rate Effective January 1, 2016
12/01/2015BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for January 2016
11/23/2015BNSF 4022-27510: Dried Distiller Grain (DDG) Price Adjustments to Richland, WA, Effective January 1, 2016
10/27/2015BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for December 2015
09/25/2015Update: Preliminary Damage Notification Procedure Eliminated - Effective October 1, 2015
09/01/2015BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for October 2015
08/12/2015October 2015 Ethanol Rate Adjustments
07/28/2015BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for September 2015
06/30/2015BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for August 2015
05/27/2015BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for July 2015
05/21/2015Update: Revised Damage Notification Procedure - Effective June 1, 2015
05/12/2015Update: Additional Demurrage Policy Changes Effective June 1, 2015
05/01/2015Revised Claim Notification Procedure - Effective June 1, 2015
04/28/2015BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for June 2015
03/31/2015BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for May 2015
03/31/2015Update: Revised Demurrage Policy Changes - Effective April 1, 2015
03/11/2015Update: Additional Demurrage Policy Changes - Effective April 1, 2015
03/03/2015Software Update to BNSF Mileage-Based Fuel Surcharge Calculating Program
02/26/2015BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for April 2015
01/27/2015BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for March 2015*
01/23/2015April 2015 Ethanol Rate Adjustment
01/12/2015Update: Demurrage Policy Changes Effective April 1, 2015
01/12/2015Shuttle Trips per Month – Week Ending January 10, 2015
12/30/2014BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for February 2015
12/19/2014Update: Demurrage Adjusments for Shuttle Trains Effective January 15, 2015
12/16/2014BNSF Eliminating Fuel Surcharge Program for Carload Traffic Beginning in February 2015
12/15/2014Billing Changes for Moves on CLC / DQE / GTRA effective Mar 1, 2015
11/25/2014BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for January 2015
11/25/2014Biodiesel Rate Adjustment Effective April 1, 2015
11/04/2014New Look and Functionality for Ag Rates Arriving November 10, 2014 to bnsf.com
10/31/2014Software Update to BNSF Mileage-Based Fuel Surcharge Calculating Program
10/28/2014BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for December 2014
10/22/2014BNSF 90020: Private Rail Equipment Price Adjustments Effective January 1, 2015
10/14/2014Port of Tacoma Hazardous Materials Surcharge Effective November 1, 2014
10/10/2014Demurrage Adjustments for Colorado and Wyoming Effective November 1, 2014
10/02/2014New Look and Functionality for Ag Rates arriving in November to bnsf.com
09/30/2014BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for November 2014
09/19/2014January 2015 Wheat Rate Changes
09/19/2014January 2015 Corn & Soybean Rates
09/03/2014Ethanol Rate Adjustments Effective October 1, 2014
08/26/2014BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for October 2014
08/01/2014Adjusted Mileage for BNSF Mileage-Based Fuel Surcharge
07/29/2014BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for September 2014
07/01/2014BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for August 2014
05/28/2014BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for July 2014
04/01/2014BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for May 2014
02/25/2014BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for April 2014
01/28/2014BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for March 2014
12/31/2013BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for February 2014
11/26/2013BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for January 2014
10/29/2013BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for December 2013
10/28/2013BNSF-UP Bilateral Reciprocal Switching Agreement Cancellation Notice and Rates Effective December 1, 2013
10/01/2013BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for November 2013
09/10/2013BNSF Demurrage Book 6004-B Policy Changes Effective October 1, 2013
08/27/2013BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for October 2013
08/12/2013October 2013 Ethanol Rate Adjustment
07/30/2013BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for September 2013
07/01/2013Adjusted Mileage for BNSF Mileage-Based Fuel Surcharge
06/25/2013BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for August 2013
05/31/2013Adjusted Mileage for BNSF Mileage-Based Fuel Surcharge
05/29/2013BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for July 2013
04/30/2013BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for June 2013
03/26/2013BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for May 2013
02/26/2013BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for April 2013
02/20/2013Demurrage and Storage Policy Changes Effective April 1, 2013
01/29/2013Reminder: Adjusted Mileage for BNSF Local and Rule 11 shipments for Mileage-Based Fuel Surcharge and Mileage Scale Rates
01/02/2013BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for February 2013
11/27/2012BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for January 2013
11/12/2012Demurrage and Storage Policy Changes for Explosives and Inhalation Hazards Effective January 1, 2013
10/31/2012Adjusted Mileage for BNSF Local and Rule 11 shipments for Mileage-Based Fuel Surcharge and Mileage Scale Rates
10/30/2012BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for December 2012
10/12/2012Web Tariff Publications on bnsf.com
10/05/2012Adjusted Interchange Mileage for BNSF Mileage-Based Fuel Surcharge
09/25/2012BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for November 2012
08/28/2012BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for October 2012
07/31/2012BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for September 2012
07/30/2012Biodiesel Commodity to Move to the Agricultural Products Business Unit
06/29/2012Adjusted Interchange Mileage for BNSF Mileage-Based Fuel Surcharge
06/26/2012BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for August 2012
05/30/2012BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for July 2012
05/07/2012Rate Change for Loading Grain and Grain Products Effective September 1, 2012
05/02/2012BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharges for June 2012
03/27/2012BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for May 2012
03/01/2012Adjusted Interchange Mileage for BNSF Mileage-Based Fuel Surcharge
02/28/2012BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for April 2012
01/31/2012BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for March 2012
12/01/2011Adjusted Interchange Mileage for BNSF Mileage-Based Fuel Surcharge
11/29/2011BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for January 2012
11/01/2011BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for December 2011
09/27/2011BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for November 2011
08/30/2011BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for October 2011
08/24/2011Adjusted Interchange Mileage for BNSF Mileage-Based Fuel Surcharge
07/26/2011BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for September 2011
06/28/2011BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for August 2011
06/17/2011Port of Tacoma Fees Increase Effective July 7, 2011
06/01/2011BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for July 2011
04/26/2011BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for June 2011
04/07/2011Adjusted Interchange Mileage for BNSF Mileage-Based Fuel Surcharge
03/29/2011BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for May 2011
03/01/2011BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for April 2011
02/01/2011BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for March 2011
12/28/2010BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for February 2011
11/30/2010BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for January 2011
10/26/2010BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for December 2010
09/28/2010BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for November 2010
08/31/2010BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for October 2010
07/27/2010BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for September 2010
07/26/2010BNSF Rebases Fuel Surcharge Beginning January 2011
06/29/2010BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for August 2010
06/15/2010Barley Tariff Adjustments
06/09/2010Oat Tariff Adjustments
06/02/2010BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for July 2010
05/13/2010Boxcar Flour Tariff Adjustments
05/07/2010Feed Grain Rates Changes
05/07/2010Non-Shuttle Oilseeds Rate Changes
04/29/2010Soybean Rate Changes Effective September 1, 2010
04/27/2010BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for June 2010
04/22/2010Distillers Grain Rates Changes Effective June 1, 2010
04/01/2010New Crop Wheat Rate Changes
03/30/2010BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for May 2010
02/23/2010BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for April 2010
02/09/2010April 2010 Ethanol Rate Adjustment
01/26/2010BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for March 2010
01/13/2010Specialty Grain and Specialty Flour Mileage Allowance
01/05/2010Wheat Flour Tariff Adjustments
12/29/2009BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for February 2010
12/01/2009BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for January 2010
11/10/2009APHIS Customs Fee Increase Canceled
10/27/2009BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for December 2009
10/16/2009Customs Fee Increase for Freight Originating In Canada and Mexico Effective November 7, 2009
09/29/2009BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for November 2009
09/01/2009BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for October 2009
07/28/2009BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for September 2009
06/30/2009BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for August 2009
05/26/2009BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for July 2009
04/28/2009BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for June 2009
04/27/2009Port of Tacoma Fees on Inbound Railcars Received by Tacoma Rail Effective June 1, 2009
04/16/2009Update Report: Track Washouts in North Dakota
03/31/2009BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for May 2009
02/24/2009BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for April 2009
01/27/2009BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for March 2009
01/16/2009BNSF Finance Charges Process Changes Effective February 16, 2009
12/30/2008BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for February 2009
11/25/2008BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for January 2009
11/05/2008REMINDER: Rule 11 Shipments
10/28/2008BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for December 2008
10/03/2008SDIY Rate and Shipping Instructions Changes Effective December 1, 2008
09/30/2008BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for November 2008
08/26/2008BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for October 2008
07/29/2008BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for September 2008
07/09/20086003 Rail Mileage Tariff Update
07/01/2008BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for August 2008
05/27/2008BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for July 2008
04/29/2008BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for June 2008
04/01/2008BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for May 2008
02/26/2008BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for April 2008
01/29/2008BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for March 2008
01/04/2008BNSF 90020: Locomotives, Passenger Cars, Cabooses, and Empty Railcars Price Adjustments Effective February 1, 2008
01/02/2008BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for February 2008
12/11/2007Customs Fees for Freight Originating in Canada and Mexico Effective January 1, 2008
11/27/2007BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for January 2008
11/19/20076003 Rail Mileage Tariff Update
10/30/2007BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for December 2007
09/28/2007BNSF to Upgrade Source of Miles for Mileage-Based Fuel Surcharge
09/25/2007BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for November 2007
09/04/2007BNSF Mileage-Based Fuel Surcharge Adjusted Interchange Mileage
08/28/2007BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for October 2007
07/31/2007BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for September 2007
06/29/2007BNSF Mileage-Based Fuel Surcharge Adjusted Interchange Mileage
06/26/2007BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for August 2007
06/01/2007BNSF-Published, Public, Regulated Prices with Norfolk Southern to be Amended Effective July 1, 2007
05/30/2007BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for July 2007
05/18/2007BNSF-Published, Public, Regulated Prices with CSXT To Increase Effective June 15, 2007
05/03/2007BNSF as the Billing Carrier on BNSF-Published, Public, Interline Price Authorities
05/01/2007BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for June 2007
03/27/2007BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for May 2007
02/27/2007BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for April 2007
01/02/2007BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for February 2007
12/08/2006BNSF 90020: Locomotives, Passenger Cars, Cabooses, and Empty Railcars Price Adjustements Effective January 1, 2007
11/28/2006BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for January 2007
10/31/2006BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for December 2006
09/26/2006BNSF Carload Fuel Surcharge for November 2006
06/05/2006Demurrage at QBN - Fort Worth, Texas: Effective July 1, 2006

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