CN serves petroleum and chemical producers throughout Canada and the US, with expertise in such key areas as the Alberta Heartland, the Oils Sands, Eastern Canada as well as the Gulf of Mexico.
Let’s face it, managing a fleet and supply chain can be a complex, stressful process. We are all looking at ways to streamline our operations and to make your job easier. We depend on a sound process to provide equipment that is well secured and properly marked to ensure that your product gets to your customer`s door safely and on time.
We are the only railway to have a network that connects to three coasts. We also have extended reach through our connection with short lines, reload centers and intermodal services, allowing us to connect to your customers where ever they may be.
We are a scheduled railway, offering the best car cycle and on time performance in the industry. Allowing you to move more product through your supply chain with fewer assets.
While prioritizing safety, we also emphasize innovation and expedient delivery of customer goods to their final destination. Shipping petroleum products and other chemicals with CN allows our customers to quickly adjust to ever-evolving market conditions
We offer private car fleet management to help keep your equipment moving. When burdened with an excess of railcars, we can assist with storage agreements to help manage your excess equipment.
We offer simplified and accelerated customs clearances with a reliable and consistent performance.
We have access to distribution terminals that can help you transfer your commodity from rail to truck and vice versa, allowing you to easily reach out to your customers.
Get the right fit for your product
Petroleum and chemicals are shipped in private cars. Although CN does not supply equipment for this product group, the types of cars typically used to move Petroleum and Chemicals include:
The first step towards getting your goods to destination is getting a price.
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Price Documents (tariffs) – Quick access to all public tariffs.
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Get an Intermodal Price
– Calculate how much it will cost to move your goods to destination.
Fuel surcharge tariffs – Detailed information on fuel surcharge tariffs, including the surcharge, history and the policy.
Optional services – Services that go beyond the basic hauling of freight, such as asset use (demurrage), in-plant switching, diversion, and the Car Order program.
Here are other tariffs which would be relevant to your business
RIC 6007 – For the movement of private railcars in the U.S.
CN 6544 – For the movement of private railcars in Canada.
CN 9004 – Unit Train Services.
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