Vale to increase potash output
Published: Thursday, 05 November 2009
Brazil’s mining giant expected to boost potassium production to 12m. tpa. from 2013
Vale SA is planning to boost its potash production 14-fold
in three years, to 12m. tpa from 850,000 tpa, the Brazilian
mining giant revealed.
Since 1992, Vale has been operating only one potash mine,
Taquari-Vassouras, located in the state of Sergipe, in the
north-east of Brazil, which has a...