Potash volatility drives down ICL, K+S third-quarter results

November 2013
Chemical Week;11/18/2013, Vol. 175 Issue 29, p14
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The article reports on the volatility in international potash markets on the third-quarter financial results of chemical producing companies Israel Chemicals Ltd. and K+S AG. It informs that Russian potash producing company Uralkali's decision to stop selling potash through the Belarusian Potash Co. export cartel provoked potash volatility in the market. It states that instability in the potash market resulted in a sharp decrease in third-quarter sales and profits.


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