The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) is the world's leading integrated producer and marketer of concentrated phosphate and potash. They employ nearly 9,000 people in six countries and participate in every aspect of crop nutrition development. They mine phosphate rock from nearly 200,000 acres of Mosaic-owned land in Central Florida, and we mine potash from four mines in North America, primarily in Saskatchewan. Their products are processed into crop nutrients, and then shipped via rail, barge and ocean-going vessel to our customers in the major agricultural centers of the world. The work of mining and processing potash and phosphate minerals is an energy- and water-intensive endeavor. They work carefully to maximize efficiencies and minimize our use of energy and natural resources, and have made significant progress in reducing Mosaic’s environmental footprint. Mosaic is an important driver of economic activity in each of their operating communities. They strive to be a thoughtful and engaged neighbor, using their financial resources, expertise and innovative spirit to demonstrate their shared commitment to good corporate citizenship.
Richard Ghent, Senior President