Sirius Minerals Plc (“Sirius” or the “Company”) announces that its subsidiary York Potash Processing and Ports Ltd and McLaughlin & Harvey Ltd (“McLaughlin & Harvey”) have entered into an engineering, procurement and construction contract for the development of the Company’s port handling facility at Teesside (the “Contract”).
Nutrien Ltd. (“Nutrien”) announced today that following a strategic review of the company’s potash portfolio, it has decided to permanently close its New Brunswick potash facility and will record a US$1.8 billion non-cash impairment in the third-quarter of 2018. The facility was placed in care and maintenance in early 2016 and has not produced potash since that time.
Growers betting a break in nitrogen prices for fall applications may have rolled snake eyes. Harvest delays could shift demand for ammonia into high gear, just another tender from India hit the market this week to firm costs.
AMMAN — The Arab Potash Company (APC) has announced that its net profit after taxes, provisions and royalties amounted to JD89 million during the first nine months of 2018, recording an increase of 44 per cent over the same period of last year.
Agrium has been fined hundreds of thousands of dollars after a worker was seriously injured at a mine southwest of Saskatoon. The worker was struck in the abdomen by an unsecured cable Aug. 21, 2016 when a conveyor belt was started at the Vanscoy potash mine. He had to be airlifted by STARS to a Saskatoon hospital for surgery and treatment.
ECONOMIC experts consider fertiliser consumption a direct indicator of growth in the agriculture sector. Pakistan has a flourishing fertiliser industry, which has been growing at approximately 8.5 per cent per annum.
Better weather as October ends has farmers back in the field for harvest. But improved prospects for fall applications muted the impact of the first cracks in what has been a solid rally in fertilizer prices since summer.
SASKATOON, Oct. 24, 2018 /CNW/ – Nutrien Ltd. (“Nutrien”) announced today that it has completed the sale of its minority equity investment in Arab Potash Company (“APC”) to SDIC Mining Investment Co. Ltd. (“SDIC Mining”) for gross proceeds of $502 million.