Midwest Association of Rail Shippers
The Midwest Association of Rail Shippers is headquartered in the Chicago area. General membership comes from the provinces of Manitoba and Saskatchewan and the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin.
Its objective is to provide an open forum for resolving
transportation and car supply problems, coupled
with programs designed to educate and inform the
membership in areas of railroad operating practices,
new innovations in transportation and legislative
matters. Meetings are held twice a year, in January
and July. Dues are $25 per year.