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To: BNSF Industrial Products Customers and BNSF Agricultural Products Customers

BNSF Private Car Registration

On November 13, 2006, BNSF Railway announced the introduction of a new Private Equipment Registration System. This system is being implemented to ensure that all private cars meet railroad safety standards and allow for planning of future infrastructure needs.

The attached list of Frequently Asked Questions has been updated to reflect several questions that have been asked since the announcement of the new registration process.

Your business is important to us. Thank you again for choosing BNSF as your transportation provider.

MN 11-21_BNSF Private Car Registration FAQs-rev.doc

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