Mosaic buys CF Industries’ phosphate arm for $1.2bn

By Laura Syrett
Published: Monday, 28 October 2013

Deal takes capacity to 10m tpa and will cut costs, says CEO

US-based Mosaic Co. is to buy the phosphate business of fellow US fertiliser company CF Industries Holdings Inc. for $1.2bn cash, the company said today.

Minnesota-based Mosaic, which is now the world’s biggest producer of finished phosphate products, will acquire CF’s South Pasture phosphate mine and plant, a phosphate...

This is a preview of the full article

Our market news and price data is reserved for registered users only.

Current customer? Login now

All of our industrial minerals price data and news is now available only through our new platform. Learn more about the intelligence we offer by visiting our Fastmarkets flagship website. If you are familiar with our reliable and trusted intelligence, fill out a request a quote form today to hear from our friendly sales staff who will create a custom license for you.


           



Interested in lithium prices? We now offer lithium prices and coverage free for reference. Click here to read all about it.

Interested in the wider electrification market?
Join our growing community of participants who want to learn more about electrification and how this market is developing.