Agrium and PotashCorp announce receipt of regulatory approval in India

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (PotashCorp) (TSX and NYSE: POT) and Agrium Inc. (TSX and NYSE: AGU) announced on October 18, 2017 that India has approved their proposed merger of equals transaction. An Indian appellate court has approved a settlement reached between the merger parties and the Competition Commission of…

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…