Strike could hit potash supply

Published: Tuesday, 01 December 2009

Canadian rail workers walk out over contract; could hit supplies to US Midwest

Engineers on Canada’s largest railway network, the Canadian National Railway (CNR), walked out on Saturday as talks between the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference (TCRC) and management broke down, potential creating supply problems for potash fertiliser.


There was no agreement on a new labour contract and the management...

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