0 COMMENTSThe world’s largest fertiliser producer Mosaic on Tuesday reported an 18% drop in profit for the first quarter of the 2013 financial year, as a result of weak phosphate sales and droughts in key food-producing regions. Mosaic reported net...
2nd October 2012
0 COMMENTSToronto-listed IC Potash (ICP), developing the Ochoa project in New Mexico, on Tuesday said a water supply study has confirmed an aquifer’s ability to sustainably supply the project's water needs. The test successfully demonstrated the desired...
11th September 2012
0 COMMENTSCanadian potash project developer Karnalyte Resources on Thursday said it had signed an engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) agreement with Foster Wheeler Canada to provide EPCM services for the Wynyard carnallite project,...
6th September 2012
0 COMMENTSDiversified miner BHP Billiton has shut its Metalloys silicomanganese plant in Meyerton “permanently” and confirmed that its South African aluminium assets have been subjected to impairment testing. With the outlook for energy coal also...
By: Martin Creamer
22nd August 2012
0 COMMENTSStrategic lending firm Sprott Resource (SRC) on Tuesday said it had closed a $7.5-million deal with phosphate project developer Stonegate Agricom to assist it with environmental permitting activities at its Paris Hills phosphate project, in...
21st August 2012
0 COMMENTSIt would seem as if an old kid is back on the potash block in the form of polyhalite, from which sulphate of potash (SOP), among other products, is produced, as three contemporary companies vie to enter a newly expanding market. SOP was initially...
17th August 2012
0 COMMENTSA lithium-potash mine located in Argentina’s north-western province of Jujuy.
By: Sheila Barradas
3rd August 2012
0 COMMENTSStruggling platinum major Anglo American Platinum (Amplats), which is reeling from a R264-million “bloodbath” loss for the first six months of 2012, is against the formation of a potash-type single-channel marketing organisation to stabilise...
By: Martin Creamer
24th July 2012
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