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To: BNSF Plastic Resin Customers

BNSF 90066: Plastic Price Adjustments Effective May 16, 2013

In addressing our customers’ needs for reliable and efficient service, BNSF continues to invest in our infrastructure and manage escalating costs. We review and adjust our transportation rates based on market conditions to support the ongoing investment in and maintenance of our extensive network.

In accordance with BNSF’s Industrial Products Price Calendar, plastic rates in BNSF 90066 will be adjusted effective May 16. For planning purposes, rate increases will average 3 percent; however, certain individual rate increases may exceed or fall below announced levels based on market conditions. Please note that joint line price increases may vary based on foreign line requirements.

Rates will be posted to the BNSF Price Publications Web page before May 16. The BNSF rates will be effective until May 15, 2014. The fuel surcharge program will apply as stated in BNSF Rules Book 6100 series, item 3376, section B.

If you have questions, please contact your BNSF sales representative at 888-428-2673 or at

Your business is important to us. Thank you again for choosing BNSF Railway as your transportation provider.

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