CN creates priority train to help speed freight from Shanghai to Chicago

The Class I’s first-ever priority train from Prince Rupert (shown being loaded) departed the British Columbia port on Sept. 14 and is expected to arrive in Chicago on Sept. 18. CN

At the Port of Prince Rupert in British Columbia, CN, COSCO Shipping Lines Co. Ltd., the port and other supply-chain stakeholders are seeking Shanghai-to-Chicago container moves that are faster and timelier. Enter an expedited freight program CN recently created to help improve the overall transit time.




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