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To: BNSF Automotive Customers

Goal Hour Reductions for Richmond Automotive Traffic

In our ongoing effort to improve service for our automotive customers, BNSF is announcing goal hour reductions for automotive traffic moving out of Northern California. The reduction in goal hours will result in improved schedules for automotive traffic. BNSF will now offer a new vehicle train from Richmond, California that will carry connecting traffic to Belen, Clovis, Kansas City and Logistics Park Chicago.

Effective immediately, goal hours will be reduced in the following lanes:

Richmond to: Alabama Auto, AL

          Albuquerque, NM
          Alliance, TX
          Chicago, IL
          Daytons Bluff, MN
          Kansas City, KS
          Logistics Park Chicago, IL
          Midlothian, TX
          Oklahoma City, OK
          Omaha, NE
          Pearland, TX
          Portland Terminal 6, OR
          Valley Park, MO

Please see the attachment for the complete schedules.

If you have questions regarding this change, please contact your Automotive Sales Representative at 888-428-2673. Your business is important to us. Thank you again for choosing BNSF as your transportation provider.

MN 11-13_Richmond Goal Changes.xls

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