IHS Chemical Week

STB Proposes Changes to Rate Dispute Resolution

10:13 AM MDT | July 31, 2012 | Kara Sissell

The U.S. Surface Transportation Board (STB; Washington) has proposed measures aimed at protecting captive shippers from unreasonable rail rates, including changes to the way it resolves rate disputes. STB also says it is taking steps to consider a proposal by the National Industrial Transportation League to increase rail-to-rail competition.  The chemical industry has for years argued that the lack of competition in the U.S. rail shipping sector, as well as regulatory roadblocks related to chemical shippers ability to lobby for competitive pricing, have made...

If you have already signed up for access to Chemical Week Regulatory Watch, please log in here.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you. 

contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa