Articles Tagged "potash market news"

Belarusian Potash Co. Agrees to Supply Potash to China for $315 Per Tonne

Potash – Bloomberg reported Thursday that Belarusian Potash Co. has signed a deal with China and will supply the country with potash at a price of $315 per tonne which includes shipping costs. Russia's Uralkali (LSE:URALL) reportedly said the price was "significantly" less than possible, despite it being up $10 per tonne from last years price.

Global Potash Supply is Plentiful, But Transportation Costs Restrict Some Regions

Potash – The US Geological Survey reported that while the world's potash supply is plentiful, some regions lack potash deposits needs for food crop yields as importing the fertilizer long distances can limit its use and imports are often subject to supply disruptions.

Canpotex Looks to Raise Price of Potash in China Deal

Potash – Reuters reported that Canpotex Ltd., a North American company owned by The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS), Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan (TSX:POT,NYSE:POT) and Agrium Inc. (TSX:AGU,NYSE:AGU), is requesting an 8 percent increase in its 2015 potash supply contract with China's Sinofert Holdings.