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To: BNSF Carload Customers

Port of Tacoma Fees on Inbound Railcars Received by Tacoma Rail Effective June 1, 2009

Consistent with BNSF’s policy on surcharges and special assessments, effective June 1, 2009, BNSF will pass through the fees charged by the Port of Tacoma on all inbound railcars (non-Intermodal), loaded or empty, received by Tacoma Rail (TMBL).

The fee will be a $22.50 facility charge, itemized on the freight bill, for each railcar interchanged to TMBL for BNSF Carload customers.

For further information, please reference Item 3530 in BNSF Rules Book 6100.

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