Harvest Demand Boosts Freight Costs
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Mon Oct 20, 2014 11:28 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- While there has been a strong flow of soybeans to the Pacific Northwest in mid-October, as harvest pushes through the northwest, there could be some delays, BNSF Ag Vice President John Miller said in his weekly podcast.

"While we have had a successful start to harvest, we realize that there is a huge volume to move in the next several weeks," said Miller. "Due to early bunching and staging in the PNW, we had to initiate an embargo at one export facility which will impact our turns per month for our shuttles."

Miller said the embargo caused ...

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