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Terms and Conditions for Carriage

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INTERMODAL RULES CIRCULAR

Contract terms and processes for intermodal shipments

General Guidelines

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CONDITIONS OF CARRIAGE

Terms and conditions governing the transport of all commodities except for intermodal and coal traffic.

NS 1-E Conditions of Carriage (effective 10/01/2017)

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NS 1-E Conditions of Carriage Changes (effective 10/01/2017)

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NS 1-E Conditions of Carriage (effective 01/01/2017)

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NS 1-E Conditions of Carriage Changes (effective 01/01/2017)

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COAL CONDITIONS OF CARRIAGE

Rules and charges for the transport of coal, coke, and iron ore

NS 2-P Coal Conditions of Carriage (effective 05/01/2015)

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OTHER REQUIREMENTS

Other terms and requirements including rules and charges for everything from fuel surcharges to demurrage.

Standard Siding Agreement

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