KCS network in Mexico may help boost coal exports from PRB region

Kansas City Southern's rail network and a terminal project at the port of Lazaro Cardenas in Mexico could bolster coal export shipments from the Powder River Basin. "We do transport PRB coal to nine coal utilities on our line," said Doniele Carlson, KCS spokeswoman. "We interchange with Union Pacific and BNSF Railway over Kansas City, Mo., for most of that business."

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