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To: BNSF International Intermodal Customers
11/19/2010

International Intermodal Service Changes Effective December 3

Effective Friday, December 3, 2010, BNSF is making changes to International Intermodal container service in several lanes to improve reliability and better align schedules with volume flows.

Details are as follows:

    Wednesday and Sunday cutoffs from Kansas City, KS, to all Tacoma, WA, terminals will be replaced with Thursday and Monday cutoffs.

    Wednesday cutoff from Alliance, TX, to Oakland International Gateway will be replaced with a Tuesday cutoff.

    To expedite Intermodal interline received traffic moving from eastern railway ramps to the Pacific Northwest, BNSF encourages the use of the Chicago interchange gateway versus other gateways. Please contact your BNSF representative for details on alternate routings.
      Please see the attached schedules for details. The web schedules will be updated on December 3. If you have any questions, please contact your BNSF Marketing Representative at 888-428-2673.

      MN 11-19_Intl IML Service Changes - sched.pdf

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