> Warren Buffett Blog: BNSF was Berkshire's largest purchase ever

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

BNSF was Berkshire's largest purchase ever

Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway is owner of the biggest player in hauling Bakken oil by rail: Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway (BNSF). And within Berkshire Hathaway's impressive portfolio — BNSF was the "largest purchase in Berkshire's history." Last year, BNSF had revenues totaling more than $22 billion.