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Key Weekly Metrics

The railroad performance measures are reported weekly. These measures represent only some of the indicators of railroad performance. Please be advised that you should not rely solely on this information as an indication of CN's overall performance, financial or otherwise, as it may be misleading when viewed in isolation.

AAR Key Performance Measures (Train Velocity and Dwell)

CN provides external audiences industry standard metrics for dwell, train speed and cars on-line to allow consistent comparison of our performance with other Class 1 railroads. In addition, a 53-week history is available to support year-over-year comparisons.

 Current Week – Train Velocity and Dwell Report (XLS)

 AAR website

AAR Weekly Volume Historical Summary

We now provide, on a weekly basis, carloads and revenue ton miles by business unit. Historical data going back to 2015 can be found in the file below, CN – Cars & RTMs Summary by Business Unit.