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Global Logistics Focus Sept.19, 2016

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GLOBAL LOGISTICS PROFILE GLOBAL LOGISTICS PROFILE Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canadian Pacific (TSX:CP) (NYSE:CP) is a transcontinental railway in Canada and the United States providing logistics and supply chain expertise. Our 12,000 employees provide rail and intermodal transportation services across a network of approximately 12,500 miles, serving the principal business centers of Canada, the U.S. Midwest and U.S. Northeast. CP has direct links to eight major ports, including Vancouver and Montreal, providing North American customers a competitive rail service with access to key markets in every corner of the globe. As your partner, CP takes a first-hand approach to understanding your business. CP's team of transportation and logistics experts can provide you with the best solution for getting your goods where they need to be. Our diverse business mix includes bulk commodities, merchandise freight and intermodal traffic. Bulk commodities include grain, coal, potash, fertilizers and sulphur. Merchandise freight consists of finished vehicles and automotive parts, as well as forest and industrial and consumer products. Intermodal traffic consists largely of retail goods in overseas containers that can be transported by train, ship and truck and in domestic containers and trailers that can be moved by train and truck. No matter how big or small your operation, or how far you need to ship, we can help. CP is able to extend our network reach through alliances and connections with other major Class I railroads in North America. This allows us to provide competitive services and access to markets across North America beyond our own rail network. We are able to provide service to markets in Europe and the Pacific Rim through direct access to Port of Montreal and Port Metro Vancouver, respectively. Our network in the U.S. Northeast also allows us to access the ports of Philadelphia and New York. We are driving change as we move through our transformational journey to become North America's best performing rail carrier. CP is growing with its customers, offering a suite of freight transportation services, logistics solutions and supply chain expertise. Each year, CP safely moves millions of carloads of freight across North America while ensuring the safety of our people and the communities in which we operate. No other Class I railway has had a lower train accident frequency in the last 10 years than CP. At CP, we're focused on providing customers with industry-leading rail service; driving sustainable, profitable growth; optimizing assets; and reducing costs while remaining a leader in rail safety.

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