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To: BNSF Coal Customers
07/26/2011

BNSF Coal Fuel Surcharge for September 2011

This is to advise you that BNSF Coal Fuel Surcharge for the month of September 2011, will be as follows:

    33.5% as provided in Item 3380 ($1.24 Strike Price) of BNSF Rules Book, 6100-A.
    18.0% as provided in Item 3382 ($2.50 Strike Price) of BNSF Rules Book, 6100-A.
Also, the mileage based Fuel Surcharge on Unit Coal for the month of September 2011, will be as follows:
    $0.45/mile as provided in item 3381 ($1.25 Strike Price) of BNSF Rules Book, 6100-A.
    $0.24/mile as provided in item 3383 ($2.50 Strike Price) of BNSF Rules Book, 6100-A.
The All Other Freight mileage based Fuel Surcharge for September 2011, will be as follows:
    $0.67/mile as provided in Item 3375, Section B ($1.25 Strike Price) of BNSF Rules Book, 6100-A.
    $0.36/mile as provided in Item 3376, Section B ($2.50 Strike Price) of BNSF Rules Book, 6100-A.
These Fuel Surcharges are based on the national average price of Highway Diesel Fuel of $3.905 per gallon reported in July 2011.

Information regarding the monthly surcharge and how it is calculated can be accessed on our HDF Fuel Surcharge Web Page.

As you were previously advised for August 2011, the percent of revenue based Coal Fuel Surcharge will be 34.0% and 18.0%, the mileage based Unit Coal Fuel Surcharge will be $0.45/mile and $0.24/mile and the All Other Freight mileage based Fuel Surcharge will be $0.68/mile and $0.36/mile based on Items 3375 – 3383 of BNSF Rules Book, 6100-A.

If you have any questions about the FSC for either August or September 2011, please feel free to contact your Marketing Representative at 888-428-2673 or by clicking here.

If you have any questions, please send an email to Customer.Notifications@bnsf.com