The Mosaic Company Named One of Ethisphere's 2013 World's Most Ethical Companies

The Mosaic Company Named One of Ethisphere's 2013 World's Most Ethical 
Mosaic recognized for leadership in ethical practices for second year in a row 
PLYMOUTH, Minn., March 6, 2013 /CNW/ - The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) today 
received its consecutive recognition as one of Ethisphere Institute's World's 
Most Ethical Companies. The coveted honor acknowledges companies that 
outperform industry peers through ethical behavior. Mosaic was first honored 
in 2012. 
According to Ethisphere, a record number of nominations for the World's Most 
Ethical Companies were submitted from companies in more than 100 countries and 
36 industries. The companies selected for 2013 are those that truly embrace 
ethical business practices and demonstrate industry leadership. 
"This distinction provides proof that our more than 8,000 employees are 
successfully translating Mosaic's promises into meaningful action globally," 
said Jim Prokopanko, President and CEO of Mosaic. "Our culture of 
accountability continues to benefit stakeholders and the communities where we 
live and work. With this recognition, we're honored and inspired to continue 
growing our corporate citizenship initiatives – as we work to help the world 
grow the food it needs." 
Ethisphere's methodology for the World's Most Ethical Companies list includes 
reviewing nominations and examining each company's code of ethics, litigation 
and regulatory infraction histories; investments in innovation and sustainable 
business practices; activities designed to improve corporate citizenship; and 
nominations from senior executives, industry peers, suppliers and customers. 
Learn more about Mosaic's values, ethical practices and sustainability at 
About The Mosaic Company The Mosaic Company is one of the world's leading 
producers and marketers of concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients. 
Mosaic is a single-source provider of phosphate and potash fertilizers and 
feed ingredients for the global agriculture industry. 
About Ethisphere Institute The research-based Ethisphere® Institute is a 
leading international think-tank dedicated to the creation, advancement and 
sharing of best practices in business ethics, corporate social responsibility, 
anti-corruption and sustainability. Ethisphere Magazine, which publishes the 
globally recognized World's Most Ethical Companies Ranking™, is the 
quarterly publication of the Institute. Ethisphere provides the only 
third-party verifications of compliance programs and ethical cultures that 
include: Ethics Inside® Certification, Compliance Leader Verification™ and 
Anti-Corruption Program Verification. More information on the Ethisphere 
Institute, including ranking projects and membership, can be found at 
Media: Rob Litt, The Mosaic Company, +1-763-577-6187,; 
Investors: Laura Gagnon, The Mosaic Company, +1-763-577-8213, 
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