If there’s any doubt Saskatchewan dominates potash production in North America, a new report notes […]
The man who was instrumental in blocking a foreign takeover five years ago of Canada’s Potash Corp, the world’s No. 2 producer of the crop nutrient potash, says Germany need not fear Potash’s move to buy German potash miner K+S AG.
In 2010, Brad Wall, premier of the Western Canadian province of Saskatchewan, campaigned against […]
A banker tied to BHP Billiton’s failed bid for control of Potash Corp has agreed to settle an insider trading lawsuit in the US, Reuters reports.
The US Securities and Exchange Commission announced the settlement with former Banco Santander executive Cedric Cañas Maillard at the end of last week, with Mr Cañas to pay $US960,806 […]
Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan is cutting its workforce by about 18 per cent, affecting 1,045 people — with the biggest hits in its home province of Saskatchewan, as well as New Brunswick and Florida.
The cuts come amid lower prices for potash after Russian-based Uralkali, one of the world’s largest potash producers, quit the Belarusian […]
“Uralkali’s announcement completely turns the global potash market upside down,” analyst Elena Sakhnova of VTB Capital in Moscow told Bloomberg.
“If previously global potash producers were acting like an oligopoly, working with the rule that benefited higher potash prices … now the market will be fully competitive.”
A spokesperson for the Saskatchewan government, which derives […]
Shares of major North American potash producers fell sharply Tuesday on word that a Russian company is pulling out of a marketing group and is expected to undercut competitors’ prices for the fertilizer.
OAO Uralkali announced Tuesday it was withdrawing from a joint venture with another company from Belarus that set the price for about […]
The Western Canadian province of Saskatchewan said on Friday it wants Ottawa to impose conditions on Swiss-based Glencore’s C$6.1 billion ($6.1 billion) takeover bid for the country’s top grain handler, Viterra Inc, which is headquartered in Saskatchewan.
The federal Conservative government must decide whether the foreign takeover is of net benefit to the country. The […]
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