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Compass Minerals International, Inc., through its subsidiaries, produces and markets inorganic mineral products primarily in North America and the United Kingdom. It operates in two segments: Salt and Specialty Fertilizer. The Salt segment mines, produces, processes, distributes, and markets sodium chloride and magnesium chloride for use in highway and consumer deicing, dust control, water conditioning, consumer and industrial food preparation, and agricultural and industrial applications; and purchases potassium chloride and calcium chloride to sell as finished products or to blend with sodium chloride to produce specialty products. This segment offers rock salt, mechanically evaporated and solar evaporated salt, and brine and flake magnesium chloride products to producers of intermediate chemical products used in the production of vinyls and other chemicals, and pulp and paper, as well as water treatment and other industrial uses. The Specialty Fertilizer segment provides sulfate of potash for use in the production of specialty fertilizers for vegetables, fruits, potatoes, nuts, tobacco, and turf grass. This segment serves growers and fertilizer distributors worldwide. The company also produces and markets consumer deicing and water conditioning products, ingredients used in consumer and commercial food preparation, and other mineral-based products for consumer, agricultural, and industrial applications; and provides records management services to businesses located in the United Kingdom. Compass Minerals International, Inc. operates rock salt mines in Goderich, Ontario, Canada; and Winsford, Cheshire, the United Kingdom. The company was formerly known as Salt Holdings Corporation and changed its name to Compass Minerals International, Inc. in December 2003. Compass Minerals International, Inc. was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas.

1,855 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/24/14
Founded in 1993

compass minerals internation (CMP) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director ...
Total Annual Compensation: $674.8K
Senior Vice President of Strategy
Total Annual Compensation: $329.8K
Senior Vice President of Corporate Services
Total Annual Compensation: $283.8K
Senior Vice President of Salt Division
Total Annual Compensation: $41.5K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

compass minerals internation (CMP) Key Developments

Compass Minerals International, Inc. Approves Amendment to the Bylaws

Compass Minerals International Inc. announced that on December 22, 2014, the Board of Directors of the company approved the addition of an exclusive forum selection provision to the company's Bylaws. Pursuant to this new provision, unless the company consents in writing to the selection of an alternative forum, the applicable state court located within the State of Delaware (including the Delaware Court of Chancery) or the federal district court for the District of Delaware will be the exclusive forum for certain claims enumerated in the new Bylaw Article X.

Compass Minerals International Inc. Announces Executive Changes

Compass Minerals announced that Matthew Foulston will serve as the Chief Financial Officer and Secretary of the company effective December 2, 2014. Foulston comes to Compass Minerals from Navistar International in Chicago where he was the senior vice president of operations and corporate finance. In July 2014, the company announced that current CFO Rodney Underdown, would be leaving the company by the end of 2014 and would assist with the transition to a new CFO.

Compass Minerals International Inc. Presents at Citi Basic Materials Conference 2014, Dec-02-2014 01:15 PM

Compass Minerals International Inc. Presents at Citi Basic Materials Conference 2014, Dec-02-2014 01:15 PM. Venue: Ritz Carlton New York, Battery Park, Two West Street, New York, NY 10004, United States. Speakers: Francis J. Malecha, Chief Executive Officer, President, Director and Member of Environmental, Health & Safety Committee.


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