Bulk agricultural products can only be tendered in international containers.
Bulk agricultural shipments must be identified on the shipping instructions with the commodity description "Bulk Agriculture" and the actual STCC must be used.
The only valid price authorities for these shipments are QTBulkAg. The applicable STCCs and commodities are stated on the price authorities.
The maximum gross weight that BNSF can accept for bulk agriculture is 52,900 pounds in a 20 ft container without a chassis, 67,200 pounds in a 40 ft/45 ft container without a chassis, and 65,000 pounds for container on a chassis. In addition, a certified scale ticket may be required at in-gate to verify the lading weight.
For shipments originating from Logistics Park Chicago (LPC) and Logistics Park Kansas City (LPKC), the maximum allowable lading weight is 52,000 pounds.
All requirements stated in web pages and documents will be enforced: