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K+S Potash Canada’s first ship is on its way to customers

On October 24, the first ship carrying product from K+S Potash Canada’s (KSPC) Bethune mine left its potash handling and storage facility at Pacific Coast Terminals (PCT) in Port Moody, B.C.. The ship was loaded with 30,000 tonnes of potash and will supply customers in Asia. “With the launch of…

Nexans to power the world’s largest potash mine

Nexans secures an eight-year contract to provide power cable and support services for the Mosaic K3 potash mine in Canada. As the global population continues to grow, potash, one of the key ingredients in agricultural fertilizer, will play an increasingly important role in the world’s future. To meet the growing…

First unit train arrives at KSPC’s potash handling and storage facility

On September 27, 2017, the first large rail transport with a total of 122 rail cars from the Bethune mine in Saskatchewan arrived at K+S Potash Canada’s (KSPC) potash handling and storage facility in Port Moody, B.C. The almost two-kilometre-long unit train was loaded with about 13,000 tonnes of MOP…