TITLE

Jansen and Legacy Projects Remain in Play after Uralkali Rattles the Potash Market

PUB. DATE
September 2013
SOURCE
Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Sep2013, Vol. 214 Issue 9, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the impact of the Russian potash producer Uralkali JSC's decision to end its contract with Belarusian Potash Co. to manage its export potash sales and its strategy to focus largely on volume over price on the future of BHP Billiton Ltd.'s Jansen potash project and K+S AG's Legacy potash project as of September 2013. It informs that the Uralkali's decision has shaken the potash market, but both firms have formulated investment planning to combat any significant impact.
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