Western grain: Maximum Revenue Entitlement program

The Agency is required by the Canada Transportation Act to set annual Maximum Revenue Entitlements (MRE) for CN and CP for the movement of western grain and determine whether each entitlement has been exceeded.

For more information, see:

Most recent determinations

Crop year VRCPI VRCPI determination MRE determination Related determinations

CN 1.4505

CP 1.4787

Determination No. R-2021-64    

CN 1.4433

CP 1.5505

CN Determination No. R-2021-45

CP Determination No. R-2021-63

  Determination No. R-2020-81

CN 1.4498

CP 1.5311

CN Determination No. R-2020-68

CP Determination No. R-2019-221

Determination No. R-2020-207 Determination No. R-2019-68

CN 1.4114

CP 1.4608

Determination No. R-2018-225 Determination No. R-2019-245 Determination No. R-2018-80



Determination No. R-2017-37

Determination No. R-2018-276


See more Agency determinations related to the MRE.

Most recent statistics (crop year 2019-2020)

Company MRE Western grain revenue Amount above or below MRE % Over or under MRE Average length of haul in miles Tonnes VRCPI
CN $930,331,426 $933,502,041 $3,170,615 0.34 1,013 23,525,161 1.4498
CP $997,060,798 $999,230,808 $2,170,010 0.22 918 24,498,737 1.5311
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