SASKATOON, Jan. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Canpotex Limited (Canpotex) announces that it
has reached agreement with Sinochem Fertilizer Macao Commerical Offshore Ltd
(Sinofert) for the supply of 700,000 metric tonnes (MT) of potash to China
during the first half of 2014. This new contract is priced at current and
competitive market levels.
Steven Dechka, Canpotex's President and Chief Executive Officer, stated that
this agreement demonstrates the continued importance Canpotex places on the
"We are very pleased to sign a supply contract with our long-term Chinese
customer, and to continue our history of being a leading supplier to this
important market. We look forward to meeting China's future growing potash
needs in collaboration with our Chinese partner," stated Dechka.
Operating continuously since 1972, Canpotex is the exclusive offshore
marketing company owned by the three Saskatchewan potash producing companies:
Agrium Inc. (TSX and NYSE: AGU), Mosaic Canada Crop Nutrition, LP, a
subsidiary of The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS), and Potash Corporation of
Saskatchewan Inc. (TSX and NYSE: POT).
SOURCE Canpotex Limited
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