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K+S Potash Canada ready to serve North American market as new domestic rail cars are delivered

K+S Potash Canada (KSPC) is pleased to accept their first domestic rail cars built by National Steel Car (NSC) in Hamilton, Ontario, the same manufacturer that produced the company’s international fleet last fall. KSPC will take delivery of 200 cars beginning in August, and more cars will be added over…

Bethune mine produces first tonnes of potash

Earlier than expected, K+S has produced the first tonnes of marketable potash in its new Bethune potash mine in Saskatchewan at the beginning of June. “This is a great day for our company,” says Dr. Burkhard Lohr, chairman of the board of executive directors of K+S Aktiengesellschaft. “With Bethune, the most modern…

Western Potash Recieves Environmental Assessment Approval for the Milestone Phase I Project

Western Resources Corp. is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Western Potash Corp. has received Environmental Assessment Approval from Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment (‘the Ministry”) for the Milestone Phase I Project (“the Phase l Project”, previously the “Pilot Project”). As reported in its 21/12/2016 news release, Western Potash…