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To: BNSF Industrial Chemicals Customers

BNSF 90075: Industrial Chemicals Price Adjustments Effective January 1, 2009

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

In accordance with BNSF’s Industrial Products Price Calendar, chemical products in BNSF 90075 will be taking price adjustments effective January 1, 2009.

For planning purposes, rate increases will average five percent (5%). Certain individual rate increases may exceed or be below announced levels based on market conditions.

Please note the following changes with regards to commodities currently covered by the 90075: Certain materials designated by the Department of Transportation as Toxic Inhalation Hazard (TIH) will be moved to the BNSF 90096 authority. All other commodities currently covered by the 90075 will remain.

Rates will be posted to the BNSF Price Publications web page prior to January 1, 2009. To view the rates, please click on the following link:

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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