Canadian National Railway
Teamsters say passenger rail services in the three biggest cities would not be affected by a strike.
Chairman says farmers have lost more than $5 billion over two years because of transportation difficulties.
A sluggish economy and lower volumes of coal, grain and energy products could undermine the lofty 2015 earnings goals, analysts say.
The terminal will load up to 40,000 barrels of crude oil per day.
The loading terminal near Cromer, Man. is expected to handle up to 60,000 barrels of crude per day early next year.