Chile to triple potash capacity

By Simon Moores
Published: Friday, 26 February 2010

SQM to expand from 550,000 to 1.8m. tpa; China deals have “stirred” global demand

Chile’s leading brine minerals producer, SQM SA, is to more than triple its potash production from the Salar de Atacama to 1.8m. tpa by 2012.


The company has already started to implement the plan for the fertiliser mineral, expanding...

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