America's leading producers and shippers of chemicals rely on BNSF to meet their transportation needs. BNSF has decades of experience shipping chemicals and is focused on enhancing efficiency and safety through the entire supply chain with programs such as Best Way and AIM (Assess, Improve, Maximize).
Because of the safety needs for most chemicals, our customers know BNSF provides the safest mode of transportation for all their commodities, and can provide customized solutions to meet individual needs.
Want to ship Intermodal?
Intermodal is a shipping method in which more than one mode of transport is used. The freight may be moved in Containers and Trailers (dry or refrigerated), Specialized Flatbeds, or Tank Containers. BNSF's superior intermodal network offers speeds faster than the next leading intermodal provider, according to the Association of American Railroads (AAR).
Ship via Individual Railcar
Whether you're shipping one carload or multiple carloads, BNSF's individual railcar service offers you consistent, reliable and cost-effective service. Through this service, you can access the most efficient and fluid rail network in North America directly to/from your facility. Excellent for multi-truck quantities of commodities such as canned goods, steel, lumber, paper, and more. Easily fit three or more truckloads in a single railcar. Use the tabs below to learn more.