Cargill, Inc.

Where could you get away with imposing these charges in any business today and still retain your customers? The answer is … the railroad industry.

Brad Hildebrand Vice President and Global Rail & Barge Lead

Corn Refiners Association

Rail service issues have disrupted the business of CRA members, resulting in additional costs, threatening our members’ production, and jeopardizing their customer relationships.

John Bode President and CEO

International Paper

Poor service and rising costs over the last few years are beyond unacceptable, they are unimaginable.

Mike Amick Senior Vice President for Paper the Americas

Kinder Morgan Terminals

They’ve created windfall profits for railroads and unnecessary costs along the entire supply chain, which ultimately go to the consumer.

Josh Etzel Vice President

National Grain and Feed Association

Many agricultural shippers are at a tipping point on the extent to which they can rely on cost-effective and competitive rail service.

Randy Gordon President and CEO


The regulatory structure in place now does not promote a strong and innovative rail industry.