Port of Tacoma Fee Increase
Consistent with BNSF's policy on port and rail surcharges and special assessments, BNSF passes on container fees charged by the ports to customers. As you may already know, the Port of Tacoma recently raised its container fees (effective date Saturday, June 30, 2018).
BNSF applies these charges on all intermodal containers originating or terminating at the Port of Tacoma. The fee is itemized on the freight bill. For further information, please see Item 4: Surcharges and Special Assessments in the BNSF Intermodal Rules and Policies Guide.
These will be included in Port of Tacoma Tariff No. 300 and the Notice of Tariff Changes can be viewed now on the Port of Tacoma website.
If you have any questions, please contact your BNSF Marketing Representative.
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