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Mosaic снизит производство фосфорных удобрений / Mosaic to reduce production of phosphate fertilizers

The American company Mosaic intends to suspend the production of phosphorus fertilizers at the Plants of Uncle Sam and Faustina (Louisiana). This decision is dictated by the fact that the increased imports led to a fall in the price of phosphorus fertilizers in the U.S. domestic market. Due to weak demand, phosphorus fertilizer prices have been under pressure since late 2018, while capacity expansion in Morocco and Saudi Arabia has led to an increase in their production and exports.

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DELKOR Horizontal Belt Filters continue to deliver results in Australia

A recent spate of solid/liquid separation activity and requirement for reliable and cost-effective dewatering equipment in Australia has highlighted the suitability of the DELKOR Horizontal Vacuum Belt Filter (HBF) for this very application, says Tenova TAKRAF. DELKOR’s extended range of HBFs provide cost effective continuous slurry dewatering and cake washing for an extensive range of mineral, chemical, power and industrial sectors. Our recent success in being awarded a number of contracts for the supply of HBFs in Australia only serving as testament to the effectiveness of our equipment, as well as our commitment to our clients with ongoing aftermarket and service support.

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Nutrien Announces Temporary Potash Production Downtime

SASKATOON, Saskatchewan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nutrien Ltd. (Nutrien) announced today that it expects to proactively take up to 8-week inventory shutdowns at its Allan, Lanigan and Vanscoy potash mines during the fourth quarter of 2019. The production downtime is in response to a short-term slowdown in global potash markets. If all three potash facilities were to remain idled for the full 8 weeks, potash production could be reduced by approximately 700,000 tonnes and potash annual EBITDA could be reduced by US$100-$150 million.

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The growing SOP fertilizer market

LONDON (ICIS)–The global sulphate of potash (SOP) fertilizer market is slow to change – like its sister, and far larger, muriate of potash (MOP) counterpart. However, the past few years have witnessed the emergence of two regional sources of SOP which have the potential to redraw the international supply/demand map.

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Mosaic Fertilizantes Announces Return to Full Production at Araxá and Tapira Mines

SÃO PAULO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Mosaic Fertilizantes, the Brazil-based business unit of The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS), today announced that it has resumed mining at full capacity at its Araxá and Tapira mines in the state of Minas Gerais, marking the end of the regulatory required idling of the company’s tailings dams.

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