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January 11, 2005 10:02 ET

CN to report fourth-quarter 2004 financial results on Jan. 25, 2005


NEWS RELEASE TRANSMITTED BY CCNMatthews

FOR: CANADIAN NATIONAL RAILWAY COMPANY

TSX SYMBOL: CNR
NYSE SYMBOL: CNI

JANUARY 11, 2005 - 10:02 ET

CN to report fourth-quarter 2004 financial results on
Jan. 25, 2005

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 11, 2005) - CN will issue its
fourth-quarter and full-year 2004 financial results immediately after
markets close at 4 p.m. Eastern time (ET) on Jan. 25, 2005. CN's senior
officers will review the results that afternoon in a 4.30 p.m. ET
presentation/conference call/webcast.

E. Hunter Harrison, president and chief executive officer of CN, will
lead the presentation. Joining him will be Claude Mongeau, executive
vice-president and chief financial officer; and James Foote, executive
vice-president, sales and marketing.

Parties interested in participating in or listening to the conference
call/presentation should telephone 1-800-387-6216 between 4.15 and 4.30
p.m. on Jan. 25, 2005.

CN will webcast the session live and supply slides supporting the
presentation via the Investors' section of CN's website,
www.cn.ca/investors. Please click on "Analyst Presentations" immediately
before the call. CN will archive the webcast through Feb. 11, 2005.

Canadian National Railway Company spans Canada and mid-America, from the
Atlantic and Pacific oceans to the Gulf of Mexico, serving the ports of
Vancouver, Prince Rupert, B.C., Montreal, Halifax, New Orleans, and
Mobile, Ala., and the key cities of Toronto, Buffalo, Chicago, Detroit,
Duluth, Minn./Superior, Wis., Green Bay, Wis., Minneapolis/St. Paul,
Memphis, St. Louis, and Jackson, Miss., with connections to all points
in North America.

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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
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    Mark Hallman (Media)
    System Director, Media Relations
    (905) 669-3384
    or
    CN
    Robert Noorigian (Investment Community)
    Vice-President, Investor Relations
    (514) 399-0052
    www.cn.ca