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To: BNSF Beverage Customers

BNSF 90073 and 90002: Beverages 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.

Effective January 1, 2009, Public Beverage Documents BNSF 90073 and BNSF 90002 will be combined under the name BNSF 90073. In accordance with BNSF’s Industrial Products Price Calendar, rate lines in the combined document will take increases on the effective date.

For planning purposes, rate increases will average seven percent (7%). Certain individual rate increases may exceed or be below announced levels based on market conditions.

Rates will be posted to the BNSF Price Publications Web page prior to January 1, 2009, and can be accessed by clicking on the following link:

You will also able to download a copy of the combined document to review the rates, terms and conditions prior to January 1, 2009. This document may be accessed by clicking on the following link:

Users of the former BNSF 90002 will need to update billing templates to reflect the change in document number effective January 1, 2009.

If you have questions regarding these price adjustments, please contact your 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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