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To: BNSF Steel Customers

Steel Products Price Adjustments Effective August 1, 2018

In accordance with BNSF’s ongoing review of price authorities, rates for steel products in the authorities listed below will be adjusted effective August 1.

  • Hot & Cold Rolled Coils - BNSFQ 112828
  • Plate & Semi-Finished - BNSFQ 111350
  • Tinplate - BNSFQ 111393
  • Scrap - BNSFQ 111790
  • Pipe - BNSFQ 111270
  • Bar & Structural Products - BNSFQ 111349
  • Scrap, Pipe, Bar & Structural Interline Documents - BNSFQ 111530 (KCS/Shortline), BNSFQ 112263 (CN), BNSFQ 112266 (NS), BNSFQ 112267 (CSXT) and BNSFQ 112272 (UP)
Adjustments will be determined on a lane-specific basis in markets that we serve. The following interline price authorities will expire and rates migrated to the master documents above: BNSFQ 113099 (Coils), BNSFQ 112244 (Plate & Semi-Finished) and BNSFQ 113101 (Tinplate).

Rates will be posted to the BNSF Price Publications Web page as soon as possible.

BNSF will continue to monitor and review these price authorities as dictated by market factors. If you have questions, please contact your BNSF sales representative.

Your business is important to us. BNSF remains focused on meeting the demands of our customers while ensuring we continue to operate as safely and efficiently as possible.

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