2018 RSI Membership Dues

RSI membership dues are based on the member global sales revenue. The membership category is selected by the member company based on gross sales to rail transportation or to other suppliers for rail transportation use during the immediate preceding calendar year (ex. if your rail sales/service revenue in 2017 was/will be est. $15 million, you belong to class II-A and pay $6,500.00 in dues for 2018). 
Class Gross Global Rail-related Sales in 2017 RSI Dues
II-C $0 to - $4.9 million $1,500
II-B $5 million to $10.9 million $3,000
II-A $11 million to $49.9 million $6,500
I-C $50 million to $99.9 million $12,500
I-B $100 million to $349.9 million $18,500
I-A $350 million + $25,500
B Banks, Law Firms, Industry Publications $1,500

Important: A member company’s wholly owned divisions or subsidiaries may be included under the principal company’s membership providing that the individual wholly owned divisions or subsidiaries total gross rail sales/service revenue is considered when figuring 2018 RSI dues. RSI dues are not prorated, unless otherwise stated, and last one calendar year (January – December).

Membership Add Ons

Quarterly Freight Cars Statistics - $2,000 per calendar year: Affiliate members of the American Rail Car Institute Committee (ARCI) receive quarterly freight car statistics for $2,000 a year.  The RSI ARCI is the only organization that tabulates and publishes freight car statistics which are proprietary and only available to ARCI affiliate members. These statistics include information on covered hoppers (over 5500 c/f , 3500-5500 c/f, under 3500 c/f), open top hoppers (steel, aluminum), gondolas (GB steel, GT steel, GT aluminum), flat cars (non-intermodal, intermodal), non articulated / articulated (5 unit platforms, other platforms), and tank cars. 


Download the RSI Membership Brochure 

Quick Links

RSI Online Membership Application
Membership Application PDF
Renewal Application
ARCI Affiliate Membership Application

Looking for more information?
Contact Maureen Markey, CAE RSI Director of Membership & Communications at markey@rsiweb.org or (202) 347-4664.