Supplier Diversity

"Union Pacific proudly invests in the communities where our employees live and work by purchasing goods and services that provide opportunity for diverse suppliers to thrive. We strongly believe diversity makes us stronger as a company and a country, and we are working to grow and develop these partnerships, encouraging diverse suppliers to participate in our procurement processes."

- Lance Fritz, Chairman, President and CEO

About Union Pacific

Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) is one of America's leading transportation companies. Its principal operating company, Union Pacific Railroad, is North America's premier railroad franchise, covering 23 states across the western two-thirds of the United States and building America for more than 160 years by serving customers, communities and shareholders with a passion for performance, high ethical standards and teamwork. Union Pacific is one of the largest Class I Railroads and an industry leader in the implementation of Supplier Diversity. Learn more at

 Currently, Union Pacific is seeking relationships with:

  • Minority-owned businesses
  • Woman-owned businesses
  • Disability-owned businesses
  • Disadvantaged-owned businesses
  • LGBT-owned businesses
  • Veteran-owned and service-disabled veteran-owned businesses
  • HUBZone, as defined by the (SBA)
  • Section 8(a) businesses

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