Canadian Rail Strike Notice Issued for April 21

April 20, 2018
By Danielle Leonard

A train drives by with Canada written on it.

Please be advised that the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference has issued a strike notice, effective midnight, April 21, 2018. As a result, the Canadian Pacific Rail Road (CPRR) has now imposed an official ban, also effective midnight, April 21.

This ban applies to

  • All shipments originating in Canada which are billed to any Canadian or U.S. destinations
  • All shipments originating in the U.S. which are billed to any Canadian destinations

We will continue to monitor this situation and offer updates as they become available. In the meantime, delays are expected. If Mohawk handles your cargo and it is impacted by this strike, your local Mohawk office will contact you directly.

Please reach out to your Mohawk customer service representative with any questions you may have.


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