PotashCorp Announces Selection of Jochen Tilk as Next President and CEO

PotashCorp Announces Selection of Jochen Tilk as Next President and CEO 
Tilk to assume CEO role in July 2014; Doyle to continue as Senior Advisor 
until June 2015, allowing for planned and seamless transition 
Listed: TSX, NYSE Symbol: POT 
SASKATOON, April 6, 2014 /CNW/ - Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. 
(PotashCorp) today announced that the Board of Directors has appointed Jochen 
Tilk as President and CEO, effective July 1, 2014. 
After 27 years of dedicated service - during which PotashCorp grew to become 
the world's largest crop nutrient company - Bill Doyle will step down as 
President and CEO, but remain employed with the company as a Senior Advisor 
through June 2015. 
"We're pleased to announce Jochen Tilk as the next President and CEO of 
PotashCorp.  Jochen is known for his focus on operational excellence and 
disciplined growth, and the entire Board agreed he was the right person to 
lead the company forward," said Dallas Howe, Chairman of the Board. "The Board 
undertook a rigorous, three-year selection process for the new CEO that 
included the use of international executive search firms and a review of both 
internal and external candidates." 
"Jochen's successful track record, his reputation among peers and commitment 
to the industry made him the ideal candidate to serve our customers and lead 
PotashCorp through our next phase of growth," said Bill Doyle. 
Tilk comes to PotashCorp after a 30-year career in the mining industry, most 
recently serving as President and CEO of Inmet Mining. He was instrumental in 
helping grow that company's market capitalization by 5,000 percent and highly 
regarded by industry colleagues, employees and customers. Throughout his 
career he has earned a reputation for operational excellence, and in his 
previous role he developed - through asset optimization, organic growth and 
strategic acquisitions - a portfolio of facilities that was recognized as a 
leader in quality and cost. Along with these proven accomplishments, Tilk also 
made safety a top priority, fostering a "zero compromise" safety culture. 
"The entire Board of Directors wishes to express its thanks to Bill Doyle for 
his long service as President and CEO, and his input during the succession 
process," said Howe. "Bill has been an exceptional CEO for PotashCorp and, 
under his leadership over the past 15 years, PotashCorp was transformed into 
the global leader it is today. We look forward to Bill's continued involvement 
and counsel as Senior Advisor to our new CEO and the Board." 
"It's been a real privilege to have served PotashCorp for 27 years. The 
company is in great shape and I am more enthusiastic about the future than I 
have ever been, especially with the addition of Jochen Tilk," said Doyle. 
"PotashCorp has the best people, the best assets in the business and excellent 
long-term growth prospects. As the world's largest producer of crop nutrients, 
we will continue to play an important role in improving global food security." 
"I'm honored to join the PotashCorp team and look forward to getting to know 
our employees, community members, investors, customers and other 
stakeholders," said Jochen Tilk, CEO designate. "PotashCorp has grown and 
benefitted enormously under Bill's leadership and the strategies that have 
created tremendous long-term value. I share his philosophy for running the 
company and plan to build on this strong foundation. I'm excited about the 
potential for PotashCorp and look forward to moving to Saskatoon to take up my 
new duties." 
About PotashCorp 
PotashCorp is the world's largest crop nutrient company and plays an integral 
role in global food production. The company produces the three essential 
nutrients required to help farmers grow healthier, more abundant crops. With 
global population rising and diets improving in developing countries, these 
nutrients offer a responsible and practical solution to meeting the long-term 
demand for food. PotashCorp is the largest producer, by capacity, of potash 
and among the largest in nitrogen and phosphate. While agriculture is its 
primary market, the company also produces products for animal nutrition and 
industrial uses. Common shares of Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. are 
listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange. 
This release contains forward-looking statements or forward-looking 
information (forward-looking statements). These statements can be identified 
by expressions of belief, expectation or intention, as well as those 
statements that are not historical fact. These statements often contain words 
such as "should", "could", "expect", "may", "anticipate", "believe", "intend", 
"estimates", "plans" and similar expressions. These statements are based on 
certain factors and assumptions including with respect to: the funding of the 
redemption price for the Notes. While the company considers these factors and 
assumptions to be reasonable based on information currently available, they 
may prove to be incorrect. Forward-looking statements are subject to risks and 
uncertainties that are difficult to predict. The results or events set forth 
in forward-looking statements may differ materially from actual results or 
events. Several factors could cause actual results or events to differ 
materially from those expressed in the forward-looking statements, including, 
but not limited to, the following: variations from our assumptions with 
respect to foreign exchange rates, expected growth, results of operations, 
performance, business prospects and opportunities and effective tax rates; 
risks and uncertainties related to operating and workforce changes made in 
response to our industry and the markets we serve; changes in competitive 
pressures, including pricing pressures; risks and uncertainties related to our 
international operations and assets; fluctuations in supply and demand in the 
fertilizer, sulfur, transportation and petrochemical markets; costs and 
availability of transportation and distribution for our raw materials and 
products, including railcars and ocean freight; adverse or uncertain economic 
conditions and changes in credit and financial markets; the results of sales 
contract negotiations within major markets; unexpected geological or 
environmental conditions, including water inflows; economic and political 
uncertainty around the world; risks associated with natural gas and other 
hedging activities; changes in capital markets;  unexpected or adverse weather 
conditions; changes in currency and exchange rates; imprecision in reserve 
estimates; adverse developments in new and pending legal proceedings or 
government investigations; acquisitions we may undertake; increases in the 
price or reduced availability of the raw materials that we use; strikes or 
other forms of work stoppage or slowdowns; timing and impact of capital 
expenditures; rates of return on, and the risks associated with, our 
investments and capital expenditures; changes in, and the effects of, 
government policies and regulations; security risks related to our information 
technology systems; risks related to reputational loss; and earnings and the 
decisions of taxing authorities which could affect our effective tax rates. 
Additional risks and uncertainties can be found in our Form 10-K for the 
fiscal year ended December 31, 2013 under the captions "Forward-Looking 
Statements" and "Item 1A - Risk Factors" and in our other filings with the US 
Securities and Exchange Commission and the Canadian provincial securities 
commissions. Forward-looking statements are given only as at the date of this 
release and the company disclaims any obligation to update or revise the 
forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future 
events or otherwise, except as required by law.
 

SOURCE  Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. 
Investors Denita Stann Vice President, Investor and Public Relations Phone: 
(306) 933-8521 Fax: (306) 933-8844 Email:ir@potashcorp.com 
Media Bill Johnson Senior Director, Public Affairs Phone: (306) 933-8849 
Fax: (306) 933-8844 Email:pr@potashcorp.com 
Web Site:www.potashcorp.com 
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