Asciano Ltd. operates as rail freight and ports operator in Australia, which owns and operates transport infrastructure assets. The company operates through three segments: Pacific National, Terminals and Logistics, and Bulk and Automotive Port Services. The Pacific National segment offers rail haulage services for the export and domestic coal markets in New South Wales, Queensland and South Australia. It exports coal in bulk quantities from mine to port by rail and domestic coal from mine to power stations and steelworks. The Terminals and Logistics segment offers container stevedoring and associated import and export container supply chain logistics services from ship to destination and origin to ship. The Bulk and Automotive Port Services segment consists of automotive stevedoring, vehicle processing, transport and storage, bulk and general stevedoring services, port related services and infrastructure management for bulk and general cargo. Asciano was founded on January 29, 2007 and is headquartered in North Sydney, Australia.