Compass posts lower Q4 earnings
Published: Tuesday, 09 February 2010
Milder winter weather reduces salt demand for North American producer
Minerals has reported lower Q4 2009 earnings due to reduced
demand for sulphate of potash (SOP), specialty fertilisers and
seasonal de-icing products.
for the three months ended 31 December, 2009 dropped 22% to
$62.5m., compared to $80.1m. in the prior-year quarter.