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To: BNSF Industrial Chemicals Customers
06/05/2019

BNSF 90038: Restructuring of Industrial Chemicals Price Authority Effective July 1, 2019

In accordance with BNSF’s ongoing review of price authorities, rates for Industrial Chemicals in BNSF 90038 are being restructured and will be reflected according to commodity groupings that include all associated STCCs. Rather than by lane, market-based rates under this authority will be determined and adjusted separately by commodity.

Effective July 1, 2019, Item 1000 under BNSF 90038 will be replaced by the new Item 9000 with the following commodity groups:

Item 9000, 160 - Paints
Item 9001, 161 - Industrial Gases
Item 9002, 162 - Caustic Soda
Item 9004, 164 - Chlorates/Peroxide
Item 9005, 165 - Plastics Feedstocks
Item 9006, 166 - Acids
Item 9007, 167 - Intermediates
Item 9008, 168 - Sulfuric Acid

Point-to-point rates and mileage coverage for each group will be listed under their respective item number. With this restructuring, Item 4000 is no longer applicable. All other items under this price authority will remain the same.

The new rate structure for BNSF 90038 will be posted to the
BNSF Price Publications Web page prior to July 1. With this restructuring of BNSF 90038, customers will need to update subscription preferences via the Customer Portal after July 1 to receive future price notifications for their particular group.

If you have questions, please contact your BNSF sales representative.

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