Oct. 3, 2012
/PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today continued growth in its commercial presence in
with the appointment of
Ajay Kumar Singh
as its agent in
Singh will work closely with CN customers and container shipping lines to focus on new import/export business opportunities to
and the U.S. Midwest via the ports of
. Singh has in-depth knowledge of Southeast Asian markets and has worked as chief marketing officer of ocean-front terminals in
Jean-Jacques Ruest, CN executive vice-president and chief marketing officer, said: "We are always looking for innovative ways to help improve the effectiveness of our customers' supply chains through greater understanding of customer needs and market dynamics.
"Ajay will be instrumental in indentifying and implementing critical links in CN's supply chain services between Southeast Asian markets, central
and the U.S. Midwest."
In addition to the new
agency office, CN earlier this year established an agency in
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
, and has longstanding representation in
. CN also has people in
, CN's general manager,
, is based.
CN - Canadian National Railway Company and its operating railway subsidiaries - spans
and mid-America, from the Atlantic and Pacific oceans to the
Gulf of Mexico
, serving the ports of
Prince Rupert, B.C.
, and the key metropolitan areas of
Green Bay, Wis.
, with connections to all points in
. For more information on CN, visit the company's website at