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Canadian National Railway Company (T:CNR)

Business Focus: Ground Freight & Logistics

This company is also listed in the United States as CNI on the NYSE. Click here to get the live US quote and see if there are any SEC insider filings..
May 10, 2021 08:00 am ET
CN Recognizes 55 Customers and Supply Chain Partners for Sustainability Leadership under CN EcoConnexions Partnership Program
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today recognized 55 of its customers and supply chain partners for their sustainability practices. The CN EcoConnexions Partnership Program celebrates companies who are committed to reducing their environmental footprint...
May 07, 2021 08:00 am ET
Support for CN Proposal Expands
CN (TSX: CNR, NYSE: CNI) today announced that it has continued to receive support from customers, suppliers, elected officials and other stakeholders for its proposed combination with Kansas City Southern (NYSE: KSU) (“KCS”). One-hundred...
May 07, 2021 07:00 am ET
CN Drives North American Economic Growth, Purchasing 1,000 New Generation, High-Capacity Hopper Cars to Enable Record Grain Shipments
As it moves ahead towards its vision of becoming the first truly North American railway, CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced it has placed an order for 1,000 new generation, high-capacity grain hopper cars. These innovative new railcars, to...
May 06, 2021 06:10 pm ET
CN Issues Statement on the STB’s Decision Regarding CP’s Voting Trust
CN (TSX: CNR, NYSE: CNI) today issued the following statement in response to the Surface Transportation Board’s ("STB") decision regarding the voting trust in connection with Kansas City Southern’s (NYSE: KSU) (“KCS”) existing merger agreement with...
May 06, 2021 09:00 am ET
CN Sets New Record for Canadian Grain Movement for the Fourteenth Consecutive Month
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that it moved 2.90 million metric tonnes (MMT) of western Canadian grain in April 2021, exceeding the previous April record of 2.82 MMT set in 2020 and over 5% ahead of the three-year average of 2.75 MMT....
May 04, 2021 08:30 am ET
CN to Participate in Webcasts With Investment Community on May 5th and 6th Regarding Its Superior Proposal to Combine With Kansas City Southern
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced it will host two public investor community discussions this week on its superior proposal to combine with Kansas City Southern (NYSE: KSU) (“KCS”). On May 5, 2021 at 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time (ET), JJ Ruest,...
May 04, 2021 07:00 am ET
CN Proposal Continues to Garner Positive Momentum
CN (TSX: CNR, NYSE: CNI) today announced that it has continued to receive support from customers, suppliers, elected officials and other stakeholders for its proposed combination with Kansas City Southern (NYSE: KSU) (“KCS”). 100 additional...
May 03, 2021 07:00 am ET
CN Issues Open Letter to KCS Community
CN (TSX: CNR, NYSE: CNI) today issued an open letter to the Kansas City Southern (NYSE: KSU) (“KCS”) community regarding CN’s superior proposal to combine with KCS. The letter outlines why a combined CN-KCS represents the best solution for all...
Apr 29, 2021 07:13 am ET
Overwhelming Support Continues to Gain Momentum for CN’s Pro-Competitive Combination with Kansas City Southern
CN (TSX: CNR, NYSE: CNI) today announced that its proposal to combine with Kansas City Southern (NYSE: KSU) (“KCS”) in a cash-and-stock transaction valued at $33.7 billion continues to receive overwhelming support from customers, suppliers, elected...
Apr 28, 2021 09:00 pm ET
CN Announces Election of Directors
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced that the director nominees listed in the management information circular dated March 9, 2021, were elected as directors of CN. The detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at CN’s Annual...
Apr 27, 2021 09:00 am ET
CN Proudly Announces Appointment of Ms. Roberta Louise Jamieson and The Honourable Murray Sinclair as Co-Chairs of Its New Indigenous Advisory Council
The Board of Directors of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that Ms. Roberta Louise Jamieson, OC, Kanyen'kehà:ka, and the Honourable Murray Sinclair, Mizanay (Mizhana) Gheezhik, have accepted to Co-Chair the CN Indigenous Advisory...
Apr 26, 2021 04:06 pm ET
CN Declares Second-Quarter 2021 Dividend
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a second-quarter 2021 dividend on the Company’s common shares outstanding. A quarterly dividend of sixty-one and a half cents (C$0.6150) per common share will be...
Apr 26, 2021 04:05 pm ET
CN First Quarter Results Demonstrate Continued Economic Recovery
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced solid results in the first quarter of 2021, including an industry-leading increase in traffic volume of five per cent year-over-year. The Company updated its 2021 financial outlook and is now targeting...
Apr 26, 2021 09:00 am ET
CN to Report First-Quarter 2021 Financial and Operating Results Today
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its first-quarter 2021 financial and operating results today, April 26, 2021, after the market close. CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a conference call starting at 4:30...
Apr 26, 2021 08:30 am ET
CN Receives Overwhelming Stakeholder Support for Combination With Kansas City Southern
CN (TSX: CNR, NYSE: CNI) today announced that over 400 customers, suppliers, elected officials and other stakeholders have filed letters with the Surface Transportation Board (“STB”) in favor of CN’s proposed combination with Kansas City Southern...
Apr 24, 2021 04:20 pm ET
CN Looks Forward to Engaging With Kansas City Southern to Finalize Definitive Merger Agreement
CN (TSX: CNR, NYSE: CNI) today announced that it looks forward to engaging with the board of directors of Kansas City Southern (NYSE: KSU) (“KCS”) to complete confirmatory due diligence and finalize a definitive merger agreement to combine the...
Apr 23, 2021 08:30 am ET
CN Files Letter With Surface Transportation Board
CN (TSX: CNR, NYSE: CNI) today filed a letter with the Surface Transportation Board (“STB”) regarding CN’s superior proposal to acquire Kansas City Southern (NYSE: KSU) (“KCS”) in a cash-and-stock transaction valued at $33.7 billion, or $325 per...
Apr 22, 2021 09:31 am ET
CN Sends Letter to Board of Kansas City Southern Regarding Its Superior Proposal
CN (TSX: CNR, NYSE: CNI) today announced that it has sent a letter to the board of directors of Kansas City Southern (NYSE: KSU) (“KCS”) regarding its superior proposal to acquire KCS in a cash-and-stock transaction valued at $33.7 billion, or $325...
Apr 21, 2021 09:24 am ET
CN Submits Prefiling Notice of Intent With Surface Transportation Board
CN (TSX: CNR, NYSE: CNI) today announced that it has submitted to the Surface Transportation Board (“STB”) a prefiling notification of its intent to file an application seeking authority to combine with Kansas City Southern (NYSE: KSU) (“KCS”)...
Apr 20, 2021 07:11 am ET
CN Makes Superior Proposal to Combine With Kansas City Southern
CN (TSX: CNR, NYSE: CNI) today announced that it has made a superior proposal to combine with Kansas City Southern (NYSE: KSU) (“KCS”) in a cash-and-stock transaction valued at $33.7 billion, or $325 per share1. Together, CN and KCS will...
Apr 05, 2021 09:00 am ET
CN Delivers Thirteenth Consecutive Record Month of Canadian Grain Movement
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that it moved 2.95 million metric tonnes (MMT) of western Canadian grain in March 2021, exceeding the previous record of 2.74 MMT set in 2020 and 19% ahead of the three-year average of 2.47 MMT.  During...
Mar 30, 2021 09:29 am ET
CN and Watco Reach Agreement on Sale of Rail Lines in Northern Ontario, Wisconsin, and Michigan
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) and Watco are pleased to announce that they have reached an agreement for the sale of non-core lines and assets on the Soo subdivision (approximately 250 miles of track) that runs from Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario to Oba,...
Mar 29, 2021 09:00 am ET
CN to Report First-Quarter 2021 Financial and Operating Results on April 26, 2021
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its first-quarter 2021 financial and operating results on April 26, 2021, at 4:01 p.m. Eastern Time (ET). CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a conference call starting at...
Mar 24, 2021 08:00 am ET
Update in Respect of Canadian National Railway Company
Kirkland, Washington--(Newsfile Corp. - March 24, 2021) - Cascade Investment, L.L.C. ("Cascade") announced today that it is filing an updated early warning report (the "Report") in respect of its investment in Canadian National Railway Company ("CN") to reflect that, on March 23, 2021, CN announced the nomination of Justin Howell as a candidate for the board of directors of CN. Mr. Howell is employed by William H. Gates III, the sole member of Cascade, as a senior investment manager. The Report update is required in connection with the nomination of Mr. Howell.
Mar 23, 2021 05:15 pm ET
CN announces nominees for election to the Board at its annual meeting of shareholders to be held on April 27, 2021; Slate achieves gender parity goal
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced the nomination of two new directors to its Board: Denise Gray and Justin Howell. With the election of CN’s full slate of directors, as detailed in the management information circular filed today, the Board...
Mar 17, 2021 09:00 am ET
Ghislain Houle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer and James Cairns, Senior Vice-President Rail Centric Supply Chain, to address Desjardins Industrials, TMT, Diversified and Consumer
Ghislain Houle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer and James Cairns, Senior Vice-President Rail Centric Supply Chain (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the Desjardins Industrials, TMT, Diversified and Consumer Conference on...
Mar 15, 2021 10:00 am ET
CN announces Cyrus Reporter as Vice-President, Government and Regulatory Affairs
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that it has named Cyrus Reporter, a widely respected lawyer and public policy professional, as its new Vice-President, Government and Regulatory Affairs. Mr. Reporter will oversee the company’s...
Mar 09, 2021 09:00 am ET
Rob Reilly, Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer to address J.P. Morgan Industrials Conference on March 16
Rob Reilly, Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the J.P. Morgan Industrials Conference on March 16, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time (ET). CN will provide a live audio webcast of the event...
Mar 04, 2021 09:00 am ET
JJ Ruest, President and Chief Executive Officer to address the Global Listed Infrastructure Organisation (GLIO) Transportation Panel on March 11
JJ Ruest, President and Chief Executive Officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the GLIO Transportation Panel on March 11, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET). “Railroads are a critical component of essential infrastructure. We are...
Mar 02, 2021 09:30 am ET
CN Sets Grain Movement Record for Twelve Consecutive Months
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is proud to announce that for the 12th consecutive month it has set a new record by shipping over 2.28 million metric tonnes (MMT) of Canadian grain and processed grain products via carload in February. This exceeds the...
Feb 24, 2021 05:08 pm ET
CN Undertakes Major New Environmental, Social and Governance Initiatives
The Board of Directors of CN is pleased to announce measures that will reinforce the Company’s status as a leader in Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) among North American Class 1 railroads and across the transportation sector, including...
Feb 19, 2021 09:00 am ET
Janet Drysdale, Vice-President Financial Planning and Chantale Després, Assistant Vice-President Sustainability, to address the RBC Global ESG Conference on February 26
Janet Drysdale, Vice-President Financial Planning and Chantale Després, Assistant Vice-President Sustainability, to address the RBC Global ESG Conference on February 26, 2021 at 9:30 a.m. Eastern Time (ET). CN will provide a live webcast of all...
Feb 11, 2021 05:00 pm ET
CN Continues to set Ambitious Goals for Sustainability with Advisory Vote on the Company’s Climate Action Plan
The Board of Directors of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce it will seek an annual advisory vote on the Company’s climate action plan. The non-binding vote will take place at CN’s Annual General Meeting of Shareholders starting in...
Feb 10, 2021 12:00 pm ET
CN Announces New Partnership with Earth Rangers
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce it has entered a new partnership with Earth Rangers, a youth-focused Canadian environmental charity, to continue to engage employees, and their families to help make a difference through the...
Feb 09, 2021 11:15 am ET
CN Named One of Montreal’s Top Employers
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) CN is pleased to be recognized as one of Montreal’s Top Employers for 2021 by Canada’s Top 100 Employers for the seventh consecutive year. “I am pleased that CN has once again been named to this prestigious list,...
Feb 02, 2021 01:45 pm ET
New Record Grain Movement Announces Strong Start to 2021
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is proud to announce that for the 11th consecutive month it has set a new record by shipping over 2.95 million metric tonnes (MMT) of Canadian grain and processed grain products via carload in January. This exceeds the...
Feb 01, 2021 06:30 pm ET
CN’s 2020 Annual Financial Statements and Annual Information Form available on Company Website
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that the Company’s 2020 Annual Financial Statements, Notes thereto and Management’s Discussion and Analysis, and its 2020 Annual Information Form and Form 40-F, have been filed with Canadian and U.S....
Jan 29, 2021 09:00 am ET
JJ Ruest, President and Chief Executive Officer and Ghislain Houle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer to address the Citi 2021 Global Industrials Virtual Conference on February 17
JJ Ruest, President and Chief Executive Officer and Ghislain Houle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will address the Citi 2021 Global Industrials Virtual Conference on February 17, 2021, at 10:30 a.m....
Jan 26, 2021 04:08 pm ET
CN announces new normal course issuer bid for share repurchase and 7% dividend increase
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the repurchase of its shares under a new normal course issuer bid (Bid) and approved a seven per cent increase in the 2021 dividend on the Company's common shares...
Jan 26, 2021 04:06 pm ET
Solid Quarterly Performance on Volumes Drives Results
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is proud to announce that its diluted earnings per share (EPS) grew 17 per cent, and 14 per cent on an adjusted basis in the fourth quarter, while free cash flow for the full-year 2020 reached a record of over C$3.2...
Jan 26, 2021 09:00 am ET
CN to Report Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2020 Financial and Operating Results Today
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its fourth-quarter and full-year 2020 financial and operating results today, January 26, 2021, after the market close. CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a conference call...
Jan 25, 2021 09:30 am ET
CN Ranked 10th on World’s 100 Most Sustainable Corporations by Corporate Knights
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that it ranked 10th on the Corporate Knights 2021 Global 100 Index of the most sustainable corporations in the world, earning a place among corporations delivering superior financial performance and...
Jan 21, 2021 10:00 am ET
CN Employees' and Pensioners' Community Fund Has Raised More Than 2M$ for its 2021 Fundraising Campaign
CN (TSX: CNR)(NYSE: CNI) is proud to announce today that the CN Employees' and Pensioners' Community Fund (the Community Fund) 2021 campaign was able to raise more than C$2 million for various non-profit organizations in a moment where the need is...
Jan 05, 2021 03:33 pm ET
CN to Report Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2020 Financial and Operating Results on January 26, 2021
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its fourth-quarter and full-year 2020 financial and operating results on January 26, 2021, at 4:01 p.m. Eastern Time (ET). CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a conference...
Jan 04, 2021 01:45 pm ET
CN Sets Grain Movement Record for Tenth Consecutive Month
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is proud to announce that for the tenth consecutive month it has set a new record by shipping over 2.84 million metric tonnes (MMT) of Canadian grain and processed grain products via carload. This brings the volume of...
Dec 30, 2020 10:00 am ET
CN Completes U.S. Federal Requirement to Operate Positive Train Control Ahead Of Schedule
CN (TSX: CNR)(NYSE: CNI) announced today that it has successfully completed the federally required interoperability testing with tenant railroads so they can operate Positive Train Control (PTC) on CN’s 35 subdivisions equipped with PTC in the...
Dec 16, 2020 11:00 am ET
CN Announces Partnership for New Logistics Park in Alabama
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that, in collaboration with Alabama Export Railroad, and Ray-Mont Logistics, it is launching the first phase of a new, innovative, high-tech logistics park in Mobile, AL. expected to open in late...
Dec 10, 2020 11:45 am ET
New CN Terminal Deepens Network Reach in Twin Cities and Midwest
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce the launch of its new inland distribution terminal in New Richmond, WI. The new multipurpose facility will include an automotive compound for finished vehicles, and an intermodal terminal to serve...
Dec 08, 2020 05:00 am ET
CN Recognized with Prestigious ‘A’ Score for Climate Change
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) has been recognized for leadership in corporate sustainability by global environmental non-profit CDP, securing a place on its prestigious ‘A List’ for tackling climate change. CN was recognized for its actions to cut...
Dec 03, 2020 08:00 am ET
CN Delivers Over 3 Million Metric Tonnes of Grain for Second Month in a Row
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that it has set a new grain movement record in November with over 3.12 million metric tonnes (MMT) of Canadian grain moved. This follows an all-time record of 3.27 MMT moved in October and builds on...
Dec 01, 2020 01:00 pm ET
CN Renews Commitment to Support Research and Education at Wilfrid Laurier University’s Centre for Supply Chain Management with C$500,000 Donation
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced a renewal of its commitment to support research and education programs at the Centre for Supply Chain Management (SCM) in the Lazaridis School of Business and Economics at Wilfrid Laurier University in...
Dec 01, 2020 09:00 am ET
Ghislain Houle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer, Janet Drysdale, Vice-President Financial Planning and Chantale Després, Director Sustainability, to address the BMO 2020 Growth an
Ghislain Houle, Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer, Janet Drysdale, Vice-President Financial Planning and Chantale Després, Director Sustainability, to address the BMO 2020 Growth and ESG Conference on December 9, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern...
Nov 25, 2020 09:00 am ET
JJ Ruest, President and Chief Executive Officer and Ghislain Houle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer, to address Credit Suisse’s 8th Annual Virtual Industrials Conference on Decemb
JJ Ruest, President and Chief Executive Officer and Ghislain Houle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address Credit Suisse’s 8th Annual Virtual Industrials Conference on December 3, 2020, at...
Nov 23, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN Becomes Supporter of Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce its support for the recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD). CN is the first North American railroad company to formally support the framework, which...
Nov 19, 2020 07:30 am ET
TCI Fund Management Limited Announces Submission of Climate Change Shareholder Proposal to Canadian National Railway
LONDON, Nov. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- TCI Fund Management Limited ("TCI") today announced it has submitted a shareholder proposal to Canadian National Railway (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) ("CN" or the "Corporation") requesting CN present at its upcoming 2021 annual general meeting of shareholders ("2021 AGM") a climate action plan detailing the Corporation's greenhouse gas emission levels as well as the Corporation's strategy to reduce emissions in the future. TCI's proposal also seeks to provide shareholders with an advisory vote at the 2021 AGM to approve CN's plan, and subsequently, at each ann
Nov 17, 2020 12:30 pm ET
CN Virtually Opens The Market
TORONTO, Nov. 17, 2020 /CNW/ - JJ Ruest, CEO of CN (TSX: CNR), and his team joined Michael J. Kousaie, Vice-President, Strategy and Product Innovation, TMX Group to open the market today. This ceremony took place exactly 25 years after Paul Tellier, CN's CEO at the time of its privatization, rang the Opening bell at Toronto Stock Exchange back in 1995. 
Nov 17, 2020 09:10 am ET
CN Proud to Celebrate 25th Anniversary of its Privatization
Exactly 25 years ago today, the Government of Canada put CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) shares up for sale to investors; at C$2.25 billion, it was the biggest IPO in Canadian history. At the time, CN was the largest and oldest Crown Corporation in...
Nov 16, 2020 10:00 am ET
DJSI Recognizes CN as Sustainability Leader
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that it has again earned a place on the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI). This marks the ninth consecutive year that CN has been listed on the DJSI World Index and the 12th consecutive...
Nov 13, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN Named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) proudly announced today that it has once again been recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers (2021) by Mediacorp Canada Inc. This award recognizes CN’s commitment to provide exceptional employee programs and...
Nov 12, 2020 09:30 am ET
Dominique Malenfant, Executive Vice-President and Chief Information and Technology Officer and Rob Reilly, Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer to Address 2020 Scotiabank Transportatio
Dominique Malenfant, Executive Vice-President and Chief Information and Technology Officer and Rob Reilly, Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the 2020 Scotiabank Transportation and...
Nov 09, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN Leaders to address the 2020 Baird Global Industrial Conference on November 12
Ghislain Houle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer, James Cairns, Senior Vice-President, Rail Centric Supply Chain and Keith Reardon, Senior Vice-President, Consumer Product Supply Chain of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will...
Oct 30, 2020 11:30 am ET
CN Shatters Grain Record by Delivering Biggest Month Ever
With two days left in October, CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) has already exceeded the previous record of 2.88 million metric tons of Canadian grain moved set in October 2019 and is on track to exceed the previously unattained 3 MMT mark. This...
Oct 20, 2020 04:02 pm ET
CN Declares Fourth-Quarter 2020 Dividend
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a fourth-quarter 2020 dividend on the Company’s common shares outstanding. A quarterly dividend of fifty-seven and a half cents (C$0.5750) per common share will be...
Oct 20, 2020 04:01 pm ET
CN Third Quarter Results: Capitalizing on Sequential Improvements in Key Markets
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today reported its financial and operating results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020. "CN's people never stopped working since the beginning of the pandemic and I am proud of the essential transportation...
Oct 20, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN to report third-quarter 2020 financial and operating results today
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its third-quarter 2020 financial and operating results today, Oct. 20, 2020, at 4:01 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a...
Oct 06, 2020 04:35 pm ET
CN Board Appoints Margaret A. McKenzie to its Board of Directors
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that Margaret A. McKenzie has been appointed to serve on the Board of Directors of CN.  Ms. McKenzie will join the Board on October 6, 2020. Ms. McKenzie, 58, has more than 30 years of experience in the...
Oct 05, 2020 08:00 am ET
CN Grain Movement: Seven Months of Record Movement in a Row
As the North American economy continues its recovery, CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that its people moved 7.76 million metric tonnes (MMT) of grain in the third quarter of 2020 and that September marked the seventh straight month...
Sep 30, 2020 04:50 pm ET
CN Publishes 2020-2021 Winter Plan
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that it has prepared its 2020–2021 Winter Plan. In accordance with the requirements of Canada’s Transportation Modernization Act and with the input of key stakeholders, the plan sets out the...
Sep 25, 2020 06:00 am ET
RETRANSMISSION - MEDIA AVAILABILITY: CN Police officers available for media interviews during Rail Safety Week
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is offering members of the media the opportunity to talk with uniformed police officers during Rail Safety Week, from September 21-27, about the importance of rail safety at crossings and the dangers of trespassing....
Sep 25, 2020 06:00 am ET
RETRANSMISSION - MEDIA AVAILABILITY: CN Police officers available for media interviews during Rail Safety Week
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is offering members of the media the opportunity to talk with uniformed police officers during Rail Safety Week, from September 21-27, about the importance of rail safety at crossings and the dangers of trespassing....
Sep 22, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN to report third-quarter 2020 financial and operating results on Oct. 20, 2020
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its third-quarter 2020 financial and operating results on Oct. 20, 2020, at 4:01 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a webcast/conference...
Sep 21, 2020 09:30 am ET
Rail Safety Week 2020 – Be Rail Smart and help us prevent accidents and injuries at rail crossings
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today launched its rail safety awareness campaign kicking off Rail Safety Week 2020 across North America. Rail Safety Week is September 21-27 this year and CN Police Service (CNPS) will be out in communities across CN’s...
Sep 21, 2020 08:00 am ET
RETRANSMISSION - MEDIA AVAILABILITY: CN Police officers available for media interviews during Rail Safety Week
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is offering members of the media the opportunity to talk with uniformed police officers during Rail Safety Week, from September 21-27, about the importance of rail safety at crossings and the dangers of trespassing....
Sep 21, 2020 08:00 am ET
RETRANSMISSION - MEDIA AVAILABILITY: CN Police officers available for media interviews during Rail Safety Week
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is offering members of the media the opportunity to talk with uniformed police officers during Rail Safety Week, from September 21-27, about the importance of rail safety at crossings and the dangers of trespassing....
Sep 20, 2020 08:00 am ET
RETRANSMISSION - MEDIA AVAILABILITY: CN Police officers available for media interviews during Rail Safety Week
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is offering members of the media the opportunity to talk with uniformed police officers during Rail Safety Week, from September 21-27, about the importance of rail safety at crossings and the dangers of trespassing....
Sep 20, 2020 08:00 am ET
RETRANSMISSION - MEDIA AVAILABILITY: CN Police officers available for media interviews during Rail Safety Week
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is offering members of the media the opportunity to talk with uniformed police officers during Rail Safety Week, from September 21-27, about the importance of rail safety at crossings and the dangers of trespassing....
Sep 19, 2020 12:00 pm ET
MEDIA AVAILABILITY: CN Police officers available for media interviews during Rail Safety Week
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is offering members of the media the opportunity to talk with uniformed police officers during Rail Safety Week, from September 21-27, about the importance of rail safety at crossings and the dangers of trespassing....
Sep 19, 2020 12:00 pm ET
MEDIA AVAILABILITY: CN Police officers available for media interviews during Rail Safety Week
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is offering members of the media the opportunity to talk with uniformed police officers during Rail Safety Week, from September 21-27, about the importance of rail safety at crossings and the dangers of trespassing....
Sep 10, 2020 04:00 pm ET
JJ Ruest, President and Chief Executive Officer and James Cairns, Senior Vice-President, Rail Centric Supply Chain to address Morgan Stanley Virtual 8th Annual Laguna Conference on Sept. 17
JJ Ruest, President and Chief Executive Officer and James Cairns, Senior Vice-President, Rail Centric Supply Chain of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the Morgan Stanley Virtual 8th Annual Laguna Conference on Sept. 17, 2020 starting at 1:30...
Sep 08, 2020 02:30 pm ET
CN Joining The Commtrex Marketplace
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that it has joined The Commtrex Transload Marketplace, offering customers one-stop access to CN’s unique tri-coastal rail network and its extensive range of transloading distribution services across...
Sep 03, 2020 09:00 am ET
Ghislain Houle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer and Rob Reilly, Executive Vice-President, and Chief Operating Officer to address the Cowen 2020 Global Transportation & Sustainable
Ghislain Houle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer and Rob Reilly, Executive Vice-President, and Chief Operating Officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will participate in the Cowen 2020 Global Transportation & Sustainable Mobility...
Aug 31, 2020 10:15 am ET
The Lion Electric Co. Receives Largest Order to Date
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) and The Lion Electric Co. announced today that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for CN to acquire 50 zero-emission trucks by CN as part of its fleet of trucks for intermodal use. The trucks will be used in...
Aug 31, 2020 10:15 am ET
The Lion Electric Co. Receives Largest Order to Date
CN Adds Up to 50 Intermodal Trucks to its Order
Aug 27, 2020 11:00 am ET
CN’s Investments in Ontario on Track to Reach over $1-billion by the end of 2022
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that it has awarded a contract to build 1,150 new generation, high-capacity, grain hopper cars to National Steel Car Ltd. of Hamilton, ON, bringing to $1-billion the amount CN plans to invest in...
Aug 26, 2020 04:00 pm ET
CN to participate in a virtual fireside chat with Scotiabank Research on September 2
JJ Ruest, President and Chief Executive Officer and Keith Reardon, Senior Vice-President, Consumer Product Supply Chain of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will participate in a virtual fireside chat hosted by Konark Gupta from Scotia Bank Research, on...
Aug 26, 2020 09:20 am ET
CN announces Dominique Malenfant as Executive Vice-President and Chief Information and Technology Officer
Today, CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that Dominique Malenfant, a strong global technology leader with more than 35 years of experience, will be joining the company, effective September 1st, as its Executive Vice-President and...
Aug 18, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN to participate in a virtual fireside chat with Morgan Stanley Research on August 26
Ghislain Houle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer and Rob Reilly, Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will participate in a virtual fireside chat hosted by Ravi Shanker from Morgan...
Jul 30, 2020 03:15 pm ET
CN Announces Record Crop Year and Increase to Maximum Supply Chain Capacity in 2020-2021 Grain Plan
Today, CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) filed and published its 2020-2021 Grain Plan, announcing that it set a new record by moving over 30 million metric tonnes (MMT) of grain from across Canada during the 2019-2020 crop year. CN also announced that it...
Jul 29, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN Investing $25 Million in Minnesota
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that, as part of its strategic investments to support growing demand and enable supply chains, it plans to invest approximately $25 million (USD) across Minnesota in 2020. The investments will focus on...
Jul 29, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN Investing $30 Million in Tennessee
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that, as part of its strategic investments to support growing demand and enable supply chains, it plans to invest approximately $30 million (USD) across Tennessee in 2020. The program will focus on yard...
Jul 28, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN Investing $165 Million in Illinois
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that, as part of its strategic investments to support growing demand and enable supply chains, it plans to invest approximately $165 million (USD) across Illinois in 2020. The investments will focus on the...
Jul 28, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN Investing $35 Million in Iowa
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that, as part of its strategic investments to support growing demand and enable supply chains, it plans to invest approximately $35 million (USD) across Iowa in 2020. The investments will focus on the...
Jul 27, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN Investing $50 Million in Mississippi
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that, as part of its strategic investments to support growing demand and enable supply chains, it plans to invest approximately $50 million (USD) across Mississippi in 2020. The investments will focus on...
Jul 27, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN Investing $60 Million in Louisiana
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that, as part of its strategic investments to support growing demand and enable supply chains, it plans to invest approximately $60 million (USD) across Louisiana in 2020. The investments includes a...
Jul 24, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN Investing $100 Million in Wisconsin
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that, as part of its strategic investments to support growing demand and enable supply chains, it plans to invest approximately $100 million (USD) across Wisconsin in 2020. The investments will focus on a...
Jul 24, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN Investing $55 Million in Michigan
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that, as part of its strategic investments to support growing demand and enable supply chains, it plans to invest approximately $55 million (USD) across Michigan in 2020. The maintenance program will focus...
Jul 21, 2020 04:15 pm ET
CN to Purchase 1,500 New Hopper Railcars in North America to Encourage Economic Recovery and Expand Grain Export
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced that it plans to acquire 1,500 new generation, high-capacity, grain hopper cars with delivery starting in January of 2021. These new railcars will encourage the economic recovery through job creation in the...
Jul 21, 2020 04:02 pm ET
CN Declares Third-Quarter 2020 Dividend
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a third-quarter 2020 dividend on the Company’s common shares outstanding. A quarterly dividend of fifty-seven and a half cents (C$0.5750) per common share will be...
Jul 21, 2020 04:01 pm ET
CN's Quarterly Results Demonstrate Railroad's Resiliency During Unprecedented Economic Times
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today reported its financial and operating results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2020. "By being adaptable, we were able to swiftly rightsize our resources and continue to provide our essential transportation...
Jul 21, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN to report second quarter 2020 financial and operating results today
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its second quarter 2020 financial and operating results today, July 21, 2020 at 4:01 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a...
Jul 08, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN Investing $105 Million in Saskatchewan
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that, as part of its strategic investments to support growing demand and enable supply chains, it plans to invest approximately $105 million (CAD) across Saskatchewan in 2020. The investments will focus on...
Jul 07, 2020 01:14 pm ET
CN Breaks Multiple Grain Records
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that it has achieved another monthly record in June moving 2.7 million metric tonnes (MMT) of Canadian grain. In the first half of 2020 through June 30, CN moved 15 MMT. This also represents a new all-time...
Jul 07, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN Investing $105 Million in Manitoba
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that, as part of its strategic investments to support growing demand and enable supply chains, it plans to invest over $105 million (CAD) across Manitoba in 2020. The investments will focus on maintenance...
Jul 06, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN Investing $20 Million in New Brunswick
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that it plans to invest approximately $20 million (CAD) across New Brunswick in 2020. The program will focus on rebuilding and strengthening bridges, the replacement of rail and ties, rebuilding road...
Jul 02, 2020 07:00 am ET
CN Investing $10 Million in Nova Scotia
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that, as part of its strategic investments to support growing demand and enable supply chains, it plans to invest over $10 million (CAD) across Nova Scotia in 2020. The investments will focus on the...
Jun 30, 2020 08:00 am ET
CN Investing $310 Million in Ontario
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that, as part of its strategic investments to support growing demand and enable supply chains, it plans to invest approximately $310 million (CAD) across Ontario in 2020. The investments will focus on...
Jun 29, 2020 11:15 am ET
CN Investing $445 Million in British Columbia
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that, as part of its strategic investments to support growing demand and enable supply chains, it plans to invest approximately $445 million (CAD) across British Columbia in 2020. The investments will...
Jun 26, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN Investing $305 Million in Alberta
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that, as part of its strategic investments to support growing demand and enable supply chains, it plans to invest approximately $305 million (CAD) across Alberta in 2020. The investments will include...
Jun 25, 2020 03:00 pm ET
CN Investing $235 Million in Quebec
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that it plans to invest approximately $235 million (CAD) across Quebec in 2020. The investments include various information technology projects, Positive Train Control, the replacement of rail and ties, as...
Jun 25, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN to report second quarter 2020 financial and operating results on July 21, 2020
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its second quarter 2020 financial and operating results on July 21, 2020, at 4:01 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a webcast/conference...
Jun 11, 2020 04:00 pm ET
CN CEO and CFO to Speak on Company’s Post-Pandemic Plan at TD Securities Conference
JJ Ruest, President and Chief Executive Officer and Ghislain Houle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will participate in a virtual fireside chat hosted by Cherilyn Radbourne of TD Securities, where...
Jun 11, 2020 11:15 am ET
CN Propane Supply Chain Sets New Record
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that three vessels carrying Canadian propane destined for international markets departed from AltaGas’ Ridley Island Propane Export Terminal located in British Columbia beating the previous record by 50%....
Jun 01, 2020 06:00 pm ET
CN Breaks Grain Record for Third Consecutive Month
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) Announced today that it moved over 2.52 million metric tonnes (MMT) of western Canadian grain, ahead of the previous May record of 2.40 MMT set in 2014 and over 20% ahead of the three year average.  These unprecedented...
May 29, 2020 09:00 am ET
Ghislain Houle, CN Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer, to Participate in Two Virtual Investor Conferences on June 2 and 9
Ghislain Houle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will participate in two virtual investor conferences in June: UBS Virtual Global Industrials & Transportation Conference on June 2, 2020 starting at...
May 22, 2020 11:15 am ET
CN Announces New Intermodal Rail Service Between Moncton and Halifax
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that, in collaboration with the Halifax Port Authority, stakeholders, ocean carriers, and customers, it will now offer integrated solutions through its Moncton yard aimed at reducing short-haul trucking in...
May 21, 2020 09:00 am ET
JJ Ruest, CN President and Chief Executive Officer, and Ghislain Houle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer to address Bernstein’s 36th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference on May 28
JJ Ruest, President and Chief Executive Officer and Ghislain Houle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will participate in Bernstein’s 36th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference on May 28, 2020 at...
May 14, 2020 11:35 am ET
Railway Association of Canada Appoints CN’s Fiona Murray as Board Chair
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that that the Board of Directors of the Railway Association of Canada (RAC) elected CN’s Fiona Murray, vice-president of Public and Government Affairs at CN, as Chairperson. She is the first female...
May 14, 2020 09:00 am ET
Ghislain Houle, CN executive vice-president and chief financial officer, to address the Wolfe Research Transportation & Industrial Conference on May 20
Ghislain Houle, executive vice-president and chief financial officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the Wolfe Research Transportation & Industrial Conference in a virtual fireside chat on May 20, 2020, starting at 11:45 a.m. Eastern...
May 06, 2020 04:01 pm ET
JJ Ruest to Participate in Two Virtual Investor Conferences on May 12 and 13
JJ Ruest, President and Chief Executive Officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will participate in two virtual investor conferences in May: BofA Securities 2020 Transportation and Industrials Conference on May 12 starting at 10:00 a.m. Eastern...
May 05, 2020 03:45 pm ET
CN Proud to be Supporting Agri-Food Supply Chain as Company Sets New Grain Records
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced that, after having its second best Q1 western Canadian grain movement result with 6.59 million metric tonnes (MMT) moved, the Company moved 2.73 MMT in April, exceeding its previous April record of 2.72 MMT....
Apr 29, 2020 09:30 pm ET
CN announces election of directors
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that the director nominees listed in the management information circular dated March 10, 2020, were elected as directors of CN. The detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at CN’s...
Apr 29, 2020 06:00 pm ET
CN announces US$600-million debt offering
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced a public debt offering of US$600 million 2.450% Notes due 2050.  CN expects to close the offering on May 1, 2020, subject to customary closing conditions. CN plans to use the net proceeds from the offering...
Apr 27, 2020 04:02 pm ET
CN Declares Second-Quarter 2020 Dividend
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a second-quarter 2020 dividend on the Company’s common shares outstanding. A quarterly dividend of fifty-seven and a half cents (C$0.5750) per common share will be...
Apr 27, 2020 04:01 pm ET
CN Delivers Solid First Quarter Results Despite Network Disruptions
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today reported its financial and operating results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2020. “CN's team of dedicated railroaders has demonstrated the Company's ability to overcome difficult situations and keep the...
Apr 27, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN to report first-quarter 2020 financial and operating results on April 27, 2020
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its first-quarter 2020 financial and operating results today April 27, 2020, at 4:01 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a...
Apr 23, 2020 04:15 pm ET
CN Presents 2019 Safe Handling Award to 149 Shippers
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced the winners of its Safe Handling Award for 2019. Recognizing people for staying safe in these challenging times is more important than ever.   It is easy to become distracted by the current response to...
Mar 31, 2020 10:00 am ET
CN to participate in a virtual fireside chat with Citigroup Research on April 2
JJ Ruest, President and Chief Executive Officer and Ghislain Houle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will participate in a virtual fireside chat hosted by Christian Wetherbee of Citigroup Research,...
Mar 30, 2020 04:01 pm ET
CN to report first-quarter 2020 financial and operating results on April 27, 2020
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its first-quarter 2020 financial and operating results on April 27, 2020, at 4:01 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a webcast/conference...
Mar 24, 2020 04:01 pm ET
CN to participate in a virtual fireside chat with BMO Capital Markets on March 26
JJ Ruest, President and Chief Executive Officer and Ghislain Houle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will participate in a virtual fireside chat hosted by Fadi Chamoun of BMO Capital Markets, on...
Mar 11, 2020 07:20 pm ET
CN adopts live webcast format for its 2020 annual meeting of shareholders to be held on April 28, 2020
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that the annual meeting of shareholders will be conducted solely via live webcast this year on April 28, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Daylight Time). We are pleased to embrace the latest technology to...
Mar 09, 2020 04:35 pm ET
CN Announcement Regarding J.P. Morgan Industrials Conference
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) has announced that it will no longer be presenting at the J.P. Morgan Industrials Conference in New York on March 11, 2020, following the conference-wide cancellation of in-person events as a COVID-19 precautionary...
Mar 06, 2020 10:00 am ET
CN recognized as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers for 2020
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is proud to be recognized as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers for the fourth consecutive year. “We are so pleased that Canada’s Top 100 Employers has recognized our commitment to being a best-in-class employer,”...
Mar 03, 2020 08:40 am ET
CN: Ready for Recovery
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that, in the absence of significant illegal blockades on its network over the last four days, it has started calling back most of the temporarily laid off employees based in Eastern Canada.   Over 1,400...
Feb 26, 2020 10:00 am ET
James Cairns, Senior Vice-President Rail Centric Supply Chain and Janet Drysdale, Vice-President Financial Planning, to address J.P. Morgan Industrials Conference on March 11
James Cairns, Senior Vice-President Rail Centric Supply Chain and Janet Drysdale, Vice-President Financial Planning (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the J.P. Morgan Industrials Conference in New York on March 11, 2020 at 9:30 a.m. Eastern Time...
Feb 16, 2020 08:40 pm ET
CN Supportive of the Amendment to the Ministerial Order on Train Speed
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is supportive of the decision by Canada’s Transport Minister to amend the Ministerial Order issued on February 7, 2020. That Order restricted the speed of trains carrying dangerous goods on all parts of the railway...
Feb 15, 2020 07:15 pm ET
New Illegal Blockades in Vaughan and Vancouver, CN Concerned About Safety
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced that there have been new blockades on its network today, one in Vancouver, B.C., and two in Vaughan, ON. CN has sought and obtained court orders and requested the assistance of enforcement agencies to end these...
Feb 13, 2020 04:31 pm ET
CN Initiating Progressive and Orderly Shutdown of its Eastern Canadian Network
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that the Company has been forced to initiate a disciplined and progressive shutdown of its operations in Eastern Canada. This will include stopping and safely securing all trans-continental trains across...
Feb 11, 2020 05:00 pm ET
CN files shelf prospectus for C$6 billion of debt securities
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today filed a final shelf prospectus with Canadian securities regulators and a registration statement with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), pursuant to which CN may issue up to C$6 billion of...
Feb 11, 2020 01:30 pm ET
CN Forced to Shut Down Parts of Network Due to Blockades
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced that it will be forced to shut down significant parts of its Canadian network imminently unless the blockades on its rail lines are removed. A public statement from the individuals blocking the lines explained...
Feb 05, 2020 12:30 pm ET
JJ Ruest and CN leaders to address investor conferences on Feb. 19 and 20
JJ Ruest and CN leaders (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address two investor conferences in February: Ghislain Houle, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer and Keith Reardon, Senior Vice-President, Consumer Product Supply Chain will...
Jan 31, 2020 08:00 pm ET
CN’s 2019 Annual Financial Statements and Annual Information Form available on Company website
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that the Company’s 2019 Annual Financial Statements, Notes thereto and Management’s Discussion and Analysis, and its 2019 Annual Information Form and Form 40-F, have been filed with Canadian and U.S....
Jan 31, 2020 04:20 pm ET
CN conductors in Canada ratify new labour agreements
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that the  Teamsters Canada Rail Conference – Conductors, Trainpersons and Yardpersons (TCRC-CTY) union that represents the company’s train conductors and yard crews in Canada has ratified its...
Jan 30, 2020 12:15 pm ET
CN Named One of Montreal’s Top Employers
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) CN is pleased to be recognized as one of Montreal’s Top Employers for 2020 by Canada’s Top 100 Employers for the fourth consecutive year. “We are delighted to have been selected again for this honour,” said Dorothea...
Jan 30, 2020 08:30 am ET
CN Strengthens its Commitment to Safety by Equipping its CNTL Fleet with ISAAC’s Telemetry Solution
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that CNTL, CN’s road transportation subsidiary, has selected ISAAC’s Instruments’ telemetry solution to optimize CN’s road safety efforts on its fleet of more than 1,000 trucks. This decision aligns...
Jan 28, 2020 04:02 pm ET
CN announces new normal course issuer bid for share repurchase and 7 per cent dividend increase
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the repurchase of its shares under a new normal course issuer bid (Bid) and approved a 7 per cent increase in the 2020 dividend on the Company's common shares...
Jan 28, 2020 04:01 pm ET
CN executing on its long-term strategic agenda for sustainable growth
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today reported its financial and operating results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2019. “We remain focused on executing our strategy of long-term sustainable growth at low incremental cost,” said JJ...
Jan 28, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN to report fourth-quarter and year-end 2019 financial and operating results on Jan. 28, 2020
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its fourth-quarter and year-end 2019 financial and operating results today Jan. 28, 2020, at 4.01 p.m. Eastern Time (ET). CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a...
Jan 24, 2020 08:30 am ET
CN Employees’ and Pensioners’ Community Fund Announces Record Results for its 2020 Fundraising Campaign
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that the 2020 CN Employees’ and Pensioners’ Community Fund (the Community Fund) campaign raised a record-setting amount of just over C$2 million for charities. “CN employees and pensioners have been more...
Jan 16, 2020 11:30 am ET
Ghislain Houle, CN executive vice-president and chief financial officer, to address CIBC 23rd Annual Western Institutional investor conference on January 30
Ghislain Houle, executive vice-president and chief financial officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the CIBC 23rd Annual Western Institutional Investor Conference in Banff, Alta. on January 30, 2020 at 1:25 p.m. Mountain Time. CN will...
Jan 09, 2020 08:00 am ET
CN and NorFalco Sign Agreement
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) and NorFalco Sales, a division of Glencore Canada Corporation, announced they have signed a new multi-year agreement that will provide freight transportation of Sulphuric Acid from NorFalco’s rail served productions...
Jan 06, 2020 09:00 am ET
CN to Report Fourth-Quarter and Year-End 2019 Financial and Operating Results on Jan. 28, 2020
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its fourth-quarter and year-end 2019 financial and operating results on Jan. 28, 2020, at 4.01 p.m. Eastern Time (ET). CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a...
Dec 19, 2019 12:30 pm ET
CN: Network Performance Recovered
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that less than a month after the end of the 8-day labour action, performance indicators have normalized to pre-strike ranges indicating that train movements have recovered. The 8-day work disruption caused...
Dec 16, 2019 10:00 am ET
CN donates $70,000 to two charitable organizations supporting the Saskatchewan community
Following its 100th celebrations that took place in Regina as part of the Canadian Western Agribition, CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced it is making two donations totalling $70,000 in support of the Saskatchewan community. Mobile Crisis Services...
Dec 13, 2019 04:15 pm ET
Dec 12, 2019 09:30 am ET
CN Grain Movement: Strong Crop Year Performance to Date
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that its movement of Canadian grain is back to pre-strike pace after recovering from the 8-day strike that occurred in November. Despite a slow start to the crop year due to adverse weather, CN...
Dec 06, 2019 02:00 pm ET
CN 100 Celebrations in Regina Were a Success
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased that the CN 100: A Moving Celebration, the moving container village celebrating the people, history and future of CN, which was in Regina as part of Canadian Western Agribition from November 25th to November...
Dec 04, 2019 06:00 am ET
Teck and CN Announce Significant Rail Shipping Agreement
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) and Teck Resources Limited (TSX: TECK.A and TECK.B, NYSE: TECK) announced today a long-term rail agreement for shipping of steelmaking coal from Teck’s four B.C. operations between Kamloops and Neptune Terminals, and other...
Dec 04, 2019 06:00 am ET
Teck and CN Announce Significant Rail Shipping Agreement
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) and Teck Resources Limited (TSX: TECK.A and TECK.B, NYSE: TECK) announced today a long-term rail agreement for shipping of steelmaking coal from Teck’s four B.C. operations between Kamloops and Neptune Terminals, and other...
Dec 03, 2019 04:00 pm ET
Media Advisory: JJ Ruest, CN president and chief executive officer, to address 7th Annual Credit Suisse Industrials Conference on December 4
JJ Ruest, president and chief executive officer, of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the 7th Annual Credit Suisse Industrials Conference in Palm Beach, Fl. on Dec. 4, 2019, starting at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. CN will provide a...
Dec 03, 2019 07:45 am ET
CN Continues to Execute Recovery Plan
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced that its recovery plan is on track and that it is revising its guidance following the impact of the 8-day strike. “Our discipline on our recovery plan is delivering results,” said JJ Ruest, president and...
Nov 28, 2019 10:20 am ET
CN Focused on Disciplined Recovery and Growth
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced that it is implementing a recovery plan following the end of the 8-day long strike. “CN remains focused on growth and is already in recovery mode as our employees return to their normal shifts,” said JJ...
Nov 27, 2019 03:20 pm ET
Ghislain Houle, CN executive vice-president and chief financial officer, to address 7th Annual Credit Suisse Industrials Conference on December 4
Ghislain Houle, executive vice-president and chief financial officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the 7th Annual Credit Suisse Industrials Conference in Palm Beach, Fl. on Dec. 4, 2019, starting at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. CN...
Nov 26, 2019 10:00 am ET
CN and Conductors Reach Tentative Agreement
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is announcing that a tentative agreement has been reached with our 3,200 CN conductors and yard crews working on CN’s mainline and yards in Canada for a new collective agreement. This agreement will allow for CN employees...
Nov 25, 2019 09:30 am ET
CN meets U.S. federal requirement to operate Positive Train Control on all required tracks ahead of schedule
CN (TSX: CNR)(NYSE: CNI) announced today that it has successfully met the federal requirement to operate Positive Train Control (PTC) on all 35 of its U.S. subdivisions required to be equipped with PTC. This important achievement comes 13 months...
Nov 19, 2019 06:59 am ET
CN announces departure of Michael Foster as executive vice-president and chief information and technology officer
CN (TSX: CNR)(NYSE: CNI) announced that Michael Foster, executive vice-president and chief information and technology officer is leaving the company on November 29, 2019. Michael is leaving for personal reasons, moving back to the United States, to...
Nov 16, 2019 11:00 am ET
CN and Tree Canada collaborate to support City of North Vancouver's tree canopy
Tree Canada is proud to help commemorate CN’s (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) 100th anniversary through a special Legacy Forest planting that will take place in Moodyville park this afternoon.  A gift of 100 trees has been donated to the citizens of the...
Nov 16, 2019 07:00 am ET
CN receives strike notice from union representing train conductors in Canada
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) said today that the Teamsters Canadian Rail Conference – Conductors, Trainpersons and Yardpersons (TCRC-CTY), which represents approximately 3,200 CN employees who work as train conductors and railyard coordinators only in...
Nov 15, 2019 12:00 pm ET
MEDIA INVITATION: The 15th edition of the CN Canadiens Alumni Challenge will be held on November 16, 2019
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) invites the media to attend the 15th edition of the CN Canadiens Alumni Challenge, which will be held on November 16, 2019, at the Morgan Firestone Arena in Ancaster. Since 2002, the CN Employees’ and Pensioners’ Community...
Nov 10, 2019 03:00 pm ET
Historic piece of Canadian military history arrives in BC
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is proud to announce today that the last known Centurion tank in Canada to be on the front lines during the Korean War arrived in British Columbia on Sunday, after a journey on CN’s network from Nova Scotia. The Centurion...
Nov 08, 2019 03:30 pm ET
James Street Swing Bridge Reopening
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that the repair work on the James Street Swing Bridge is complete and that the bridge will be reopened to pedestrian and vehicular traffic in both directions on Saturday, November 9th 2019 at 10:00...
Nov 05, 2019 12:15 pm ET
CN Grain Movement: 2019-2020 Crop Year off to Good Start
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced that its Western Canadian grain movements broke another record in the month of October, with shipments of 2.8 million metric tonnes (MMT) of grain and processed grain products.  The previous record, set in April...
Nov 05, 2019 09:00 am ET
CN’s Leadership Team to Address Investor Conferences on November 13 and 19, 2019
JJ Ruest, President and Chief Executive Officer, Michael Foster, Executive Vice-President and Chief Information Officer, James Cairns, Senior Vice-President Rail Centric Supply Chain and Janet Drysdale, Vice-President Financial Planning, , and of...
Oct 31, 2019 07:30 am ET
CN Sponsoring Transportation of a Historic Piece of Canadian Military History
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is proud to announce today that it is sponsoring the transportation by rail of the last known Centurion tank in Canada to be on the front lines during the Korean War. The Centurion was loaded onto a rail car at the CN Yard...
Oct 24, 2019 04:01 pm ET
CN announces C$450-million debt offering
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced a public debt offering of C$450 million 3.05% Notes due 2050. CN expects to close the offering on Nov. 1, 2019, subject to customary closing conditions. CN plans to use the net proceeds from the offering...
Oct 22, 2019 04:02 pm ET
CN declares fourth-quarter 2019 dividend
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a fourth-quarter 2019 dividend on the Company’s common shares outstanding. A quarterly dividend of fifty-three and three-fourths cents (C$0.5375) per common share...
Oct 22, 2019 04:01 pm ET
CN reports strong third-quarter financial results
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today reported its financial and operating results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2019. "CN delivered strong results, despite a softening economy,” said JJ Ruest, president and chief executive officer of CN....
Oct 22, 2019 09:00 am ET
CN to report third-quarter 2019 financial and operating results today
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its third-quarter 2019 financial and operating results today, at 4.01 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a webcast/conference call...
Oct 04, 2019 05:00 pm ET
Les camionneurs de CNTL affiliés à Unifor ratifient une nouvelle convention collective
Le CN (TSX : CNR) (NYSE : CNI) a annoncé aujourd’hui que les camionneurs de CNTL, une filiale du CN s’occupant du ramassage et de la livraison des conteneurs, ont ratifié une convention collective qui a été récemment négociée. Cette convention de...
Oct 02, 2019 03:45 pm ET
Unifor Affiliated CNTL Drivers Ratify New Collective Agreement
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that truck drivers for CNTL, a CN subsidiary dedicated to container pickup and deliveries, have ratified a recently negotiated collective agreement. This four-year agreement covers 950 owner-operators under...
Oct 02, 2019 09:00 am ET
CN to report third-quarter 2019 financial and operating results on Oct. 22, 2019
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its third-quarter 2019 financial and operating results on Oct. 22, 2019, at 4.01 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a...
Oct 01, 2019 09:30 am ET
CN Publishes 2019-2020 Winter Plan
As part of its commitment to delivering safely during winter, CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that, following consultations and collaboration with customers and stakeholders, the Company has published its 2019-2020 Winter Plan....
Sep 23, 2019 09:20 am ET
Rail Safety Week 2019 – A shared responsibility
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today launched its railway safety awareness campaign kicking off Rail Safety Week 2019 across Canada and the United States. “2019 is a very special year for CN as its marks our 100th anniversary. Since the origin, safety...
Sep 20, 2019 09:00 am ET
MEDIA AVAILABILITY: CN Police officers available for media interviews during Rail Safety Week
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is offering members of the media the opportunity to talk with uniformed police officers during Rail Safety Week, from September 22-28, about the importance of rail safety at crossings and the dangers of trespassing....
Sep 20, 2019 09:00 am ET
MEDIA AVAILABILITY: CN Police officers available for media interviews during Rail Safety Week
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is offering members of the media the opportunity to talk with uniformed police officers during Rail Safety Week, from September 23-29, about the importance of rail safety at crossings and the dangers of trespassing....
Sep 19, 2019 12:00 pm ET
CN and Tree Canada Announce Major Investment to Support Winnipeg’s Tree Canopy
On the occasion of CN’s 100th anniversary, CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is announcing its participation in Mayor Brian Bowman’s Million Tree Challenge. This investment in Winnipeg’s greenspaces is being done with the support, partnership and expertise...
Sep 19, 2019 11:40 am ET
CN 100 Celebrations Come to Winnipeg
In celebration of its 100th anniversary, CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that CN 100: A Moving Celebration, the moving container village celebrating the people, history and future of CN, is in Winnipeg until Sunday, September 22....
Sep 18, 2019 10:00 am ET
Change Your Train of Thought: CN to Talk Rail Safety at the Richmond Chamber of Commerce
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced that Sean Finn, executive vice-president corporate services and chief legal officer at CN, will discuss rail safety at the Richmond Chamber of Commerce on September 18, 2019. Rail Safety Week will be officially...
Sep 18, 2019 09:00 am ET
Ghislain Houle, CN executive vice-president and chief financial officer, to address CIBC 18th Annual Eastern Institutional investor conference on September 25
Ghislain Houle, executive vice-president and chief financial officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the CIBC 18th Annual Eastern Institutional Investor Conference in Montreal, Que. on September 25, 2019 at 9:10 a.m. Eastern Daylight...
Sep 16, 2019 01:30 pm ET
DJSI recognizes CN as sustainability leader
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today it is pleased to have again earned a place on the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI). This marks the eighth consecutive year that CN has been listed on the DJSI World Index and the 11th...
Sep 12, 2019 03:00 pm ET
CN donates an additional $25,000 to the Mission to Seafarers Halifax
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced it is making an additional donation of $25,000 to the Mission to Seafarers Halifax. As the Halifax community has just been hit hard by Hurricane Dorian, CN wants to demonstrate its solidarity by making this...
Sep 09, 2019 10:45 am ET
CN recognizes 47 customers and supply chain partners for sustainability leadership
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today recognized 47 of its customers and supply chain partners for their sustainability practices. The CN EcoConnexions Partnership Program celebrates companies who are committed to building a more sustainable future by...
Sep 05, 2019 01:00 pm ET
CN and Evergreen Extend Intermodal Agreement
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) and Evergreen Line are pleased to announce that their long-standing relationship of 27 years will continue with a new agreement extending their intermodal partnership. Evergreen and CN have long enjoyed a mutually...
Sep 04, 2019 04:20 pm ET
CN and COSCO Shipping Lines Extend Intermodal Partnership
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that COSCO Shipping has chosen CN to be the exclusive rail provider for COSCO Shipping’s discharge at the Ports of Vancouver, Prince Rupert, Montreal, and Halifax to all currently served CN...
Sep 03, 2019 09:00 am ET
Ghislain Houle, CN executive vice-president and chief financial officer, to address Morgan Stanley 7th Annual Laguna Conference on Sept. 11
Ghislain Houle, executive vice-president and chief financial officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the Morgan Stanley 7th Annual Laguna Conference in Laguna Beach, Calif. on Sept. 11, 2019, starting at 11:45 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time....
Aug 29, 2019 05:00 pm ET
CN Announces Strategic Acquisition from CSX in the State of New York
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce the signing of an agreement that will see CN acquire the Massena rail line from CSX, which represents more than 220 miles of track between Valleyfield (Quebec), in Canada, and Woodard (New York), in...
Aug 27, 2019 09:00 am ET
Ghislain Houle, CN executive vice-president and chief financial officer, to address the Cowen and Company 12th Annual Global Transportation Conference on Sept. 4
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) Ghislain Houle, executive vice-president and chief financial officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the 12th Annual Cowen and Company Global Transportation Conference in Boston, Mass., on Sept. 4, 2019,...
Aug 20, 2019 09:15 am ET
CN 100 Celebrations Come to Vancouver as Part of Pacific National Exhibition
In celebration of its 100th anniversary, CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that CN 100: A Moving Celebration, the moving container village celebrating the people, history and future of CN, is in Vancouver as part of Pacific National...
Aug 15, 2019 01:30 pm ET
CN 100 Celebrations Come to St. John’s
In celebration of its 100th anniversary, CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that CN 100 celebrations will be in St. John’s on August 15th, 2019. CN has a long and rich history in Newfoundland and Labrador and in St. John’s and is...
Aug 09, 2019 08:00 am ET
CN 100 Celebrations in Charlottetown, PEI on August 10th at Confederation Centre of the Arts
In celebration of its 100th anniversary, CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that CN 100 celebrations will be in Charlottetown on August 10th at the Confederation Centre of the Arts (CCOA). CN has a long and rich history on Prince...
Aug 08, 2019 06:00 pm ET
CN 100 Celebrations in Charlottetown, PEI on August 10th at Confederation Centre of the Arts
In celebration of its 100th anniversary, CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) is pleased to announce that CN 100 celebrations will be in Charlottetown on August 10th at the Confederation Centre of the Arts (CCOA). CN has a long and rich history on Prince...