Reminder: Demurrage and Storage Policy Changes Effective July 15, 2014
As announced in customer advisories on June 17 and June 25, the Surface Transportation Board (STB) issued new rules regarding liability for demurrage charges. As a reminder, the new rules go into effect tomorrow, July 15, 2014.
We have updated our Demurrage Book 6004-B to align with the STB ruling, effective July 15, 2014. You will need to sign in or register on the BNSF customer login page to access the link. You can also click on the BNSF 6004 - Demurrage and Storage link on the bottom right of the customer screen at any time to find a copy of our rules.
Please feel free to send any questions related to the STB demurrage ruling to: DemurrageFAQs@bnsf.com. We have created a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page specifically to address questions around the STB ruling. A link to these FAQs can be found here.
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