CN promises immediate action to clear backlog of grain shipments

The Canadian Press
March 08, 2018
By The Canadian Press
CN promises immediate action to clear backlog of grain shipments
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Canadian National Railway Co. is apologizing for failing to keep grain shipments moving reliably by rail, and says it’s taking immediate steps to clear the backlog – including mobilizing more train cars and workers.

The move comes just two days after CN dumped its president and CEO amid growing complaints that the backlog of shipments is compromising Canada’s reputation as a reliable exporter, costing sales and putting farmers in a cash-flow crunch. | READ MORE

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