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To: BNSF Perishable Boxcar Customers

Frozen Meat, Poultry and Fish Rates Effective August 13, 2012: BNQ 105784, BNSFQ 108381 and BNSFQ 104668

In addressing our customers’ needs for reliable and efficient service, BNSF continues to invest in our assets and infrastructure. We review and adjust our transportation rates based on market conditions and in support of the ongoing investment and maintenance of the refrigerated boxcar fleet.

Rates for frozen meat, poultry and fish in BNQ 105784, BNSFQ 108381 and BNSFQ 104668 will be held at current levels until November 11, 2012.

Extended rates will be posted to the BNSF Price Publications Web page before August 13. The fuel surcharge program will apply as stated in BNSF Rules Book 6100 series, item 3376.

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

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

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