MONTREAL, Jan. 4, 2018 /CNW/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its fourth-quarter and year-end 2017 financial and operating results on Jan. 23, 2018, at 4.01 p.m. Eastern Time (ET).

CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a webcast/conference call starting at 4:30 p.m. ET Jan. 23. Luc Jobin, CN president and chief executive officer, will lead the call.

Parties wishing to participate in or listen to the fourth-quarter and year-end 2017 presentation and question-and-answer period by telephone should call 1-800-355-4959 or 416-641-6122 by 4:20 p.m. ET on Jan. 23.

CN will webcast the presentation live and furnish slides supporting the officers' remarks via the Investors section of its website, www.cn.ca/en/investors. The slides will be posted on the website after the close of markets on Jan. 23. A webcast replay will be available after the call ends.

CN is a true backbone of the economy whose team of approximately 23,000 railroaders transports more than C$250 billion worth of goods annually for a wide range of business sectors, ranging from resource products to manufactured products to consumer goods, across a rail network of approximately 20,000 route-miles spanning Canada and mid-America. CN – Canadian National Railway Company, along with its operating railway subsidiaries – serves the cities and ports of VancouverPrince Rupert, B.C.MontrealHalifaxNew Orleans, and Mobile, Ala., and the metropolitan areas of TorontoEdmontonWinnipegCalgaryChicagoMemphisDetroitDuluth, Minn./Superior, Wis., and Jackson, Miss., with connections to all points in North America. For more information about CN, visit the Company's website at www.cn.ca.

SOURCE CN

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