November 1, 2018: Arctic Gateway Press Conference

Watch our full press event in Churchill here.

Posted by Arctic Gateway on Thursday, November 1, 2018

November 1, 2018 – Arctic Gateway Group Press Conference

An extremely important day for Arctic Gateway with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau joining Grand Chief Arlen Dumas, Mayor Mike Spence and Arctic Gateway CEO Murad Al-Katib in a celebration of the first train. It was a Churchill welcome and street party that was for the history books.

Watch our full press event in Churchill here.

Arctic Gateway Group

The Arctic Gateway Group LP owns and operates the Port of Churchill, Canada’s only Arctic seaport serviced by rail, on the Hudson Bay Railway, running from The Pas to Churchill, Manitoba. Strategically located on the west coast of Hudson Bay, the Arctic Gateway is the front door to Western Canada, linking Canadian trade in resources to the global marketplace.

The Arctic Gateway’s logistical advantage, rail assets and unique location provide direct and efficient routes to markets for Canada’s abundant natural resources and manufactured products, while connecting Canadian consumers and importers to the world marketplace via the North.

Arctic Gateway Media Backgrounder

What is the Arctic Gateway?

The Arctic Gateway is a partnership between First Nations, Northern communities, Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited and AGT Food and Ingredients Inc.

Today, we announce an historic partnership and agreement to restore rail service in Northern Manitoba and to Churchill. Press release:

Posted by Jim Carr on Friday, September 14, 2018


Why the Arctic Gateway is Important

With the strength of Canada behind it, the Arctic Gateway is creating a resource corridor through the Arctic to the world.