7061 East Pleasant Valley Road, Independence, Ohio 44131 • (216) 241-2630 / Fax: (216) 241-6516

Membership
Benefits
News and Issues
Departments
Information
Merchandise
Communications
FELA
Events
Links
User Info

Rail agreement opens fresh markets for North Dakota crops

(Source: Star Tribune, August 29, 2014)

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — North Dakota wheat, soybeans, lentils and peas will soon gain greater access to international markets because of a new agreement to send the crops by rail to Washington state’s Port of Vancouver, which caters to Pacific Rim nations.

Full story: Star Tribune

Friday, August 29, 2014

Like us on Facebook at
Facebook.com/BLETNational

Sign up for BLET News Flash Alerts

© 1997-2017 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

 


Decertification Helpline
(216) 694-0240

National Negotiations

Sign up for BLET
News Flash Alerts

DAILY HEADLINES

Metro-North workers sue, allege retaliation over safety concerns
NJ Transit train sideswiped after Amtrak derails in NY Penn Station
Dakota Access Pipeline to set new course for North Dakota oil
Teamsters Local 63 wins grievance on behalf of UPS pre-loaders
Editorial: Proposed cuts to Amtrak would harm rural Texas
Some Midwest Amtrak service to be curtailed during track upgrades
BNSF planning new bridge in Bismarck-Mandan
Union Pacific renews warnings about track dangers
Teamsters sound alarm at NetJets
How a fence could derail a new Miami-Orlando passenger train
Hazmat traveling by train through Chicago suburbs raises concerns
Comparison of benefits under Railroad Retirement and Social Security
Get the latest labor news from the Teamsters

More Headlines