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To: BNSF Green Petroleum Coke Customers

BNSF 90056: Green Petroleum Coke Price Adjustments Effective January 1, 2012

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 and maintenance of our extensive network.

In accordance with BNSF’s Industrial Products price calendar, green petroleum coke in BNSF 90056 will be adjusted effective January 1. For planning purposes, rate increases will average 4 to 5 percent. Certain individual rate increases may exceed or fall below announced levels based on market conditions.

Rates will be posted to the BNSF Price Publications Web page before January 1.

If you require more information regarding your specific lane adjustments, please contact your BNSF sales representative or email

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

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