Putin Sway Over Lukashenko Strengthens as Potash Bet Backfires

Putin Sway Over Lukashenko Strengthens as Potash Bet Backfires

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Uralkali, the world’s largest potash producer, said it decided to end output restrictions that underpinned global prices and suspend exports through Minsk-based Belarusian Po Co., a venture it established with Belaruskali in 2005.