Biodiesel Rate Changes Effective April 1, 2014

Announcement Number: AG2014-7
Categories: Ethanol and Biodiesel
Posted Date: February 14, 2014

Dear Union Pacific Customer,

Union Pacific will be renewing rates for biodiesel effective April 1, 2014. UP 2028 Item 1500 will take a 1% increase to the Medium-sized tank cars (24.5K to 27.5K gallon) from all origin points

In conjunction with the increase above, effective April 1, 2014 the UP 2028 item 1500 the following tank car size spreads will apply:

  • Large-sized tank Car (27.5K to 31.5K gallon) will be priced 8% above the Medium-sized tank rate.
  • Small-sized tank cars (21.5K to 24.5K gallon) will be priced 6% below the Medium-sized tank rate. 

Click UP 2028 Item 1500 to view a copy of the revised item.

*Please note that some exceptions may apply.

If you have any questions, please contact your Union Pacific Representative or Jertez Hunter at 402-544-5275 ( or Justin Knox at 402-544-5402 (