CPKC and Knight-Swift Announce Multi-Year Agreement

Canadian Pacific Kansas City  (CPKC) and Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc.  announced today a new multi-year agreement to provide truckload intermodal transportation service on CPKC’s new single-line north-south corridor connecting Mexicothe United States and Canada. Knight-Swift is one of North America’s largest and most diversified freight transportation companies, providing multiple truckload transportation and logistics services.

Knight-Swift’s established Mexico customer base will be able to leverage CPKC’s broad network of rail lines, terminals, and cross-border efficiency and expertise to improve service reliability and competitiveness.

CPKC’s International Railroad Bridge over the Rio Grande River at the U.S.-Mexico border at Laredo, Texas, offers a reliable alternative to congested highway ports of entry. A second span to expand the bridge’s capacity and further increase the efficiency of cross-border train movements is currently under construction and expected to be completed by the end of 2024.

-via Press Release

This article was posted on: April 25, 2023