g 2013. The company purchases most of this sulfur from North American oil and natural gas refiners who are required to remove or recover sulfur during the refining process. The company owns and operates sulfur terminals in Houston, Texas and Riverview, Florida. The company also leases terminal space in Tampa, Florida and Galveston and Beaumont, Texas. The company owns two ocean-going barges and contract for operation of another ocean-going vessel that transport molten sulfur from the Texas terminals to Tampa and then onward by truck to its Florida phosphate plants. In addition, the company owns a 50% equity interest in Gulf Sulphur Services Ltd., LLLP (Gulf Sulphur Services), which is operated by its joint venture partner. Gulf Sulphur Services has a large sulfur transportation and terminaling business in the Gulf of Mexico, and handles these functions for a substantial portion of its Florida sulfur volume. Ammonia: The company uses ammonia together with phosphoric acid to produce Diammonium Phosphate, Monoammonium Phosphate and MicroEssentials. The company used approximately 1.4 million tonnes of ammonia during 2013. Florida Land Holdings: The company is a significant landowner in the State of Florida. It owns land comprising approximately 255,000 acres held in fee simple title in central Florida, and has the right to mine additional properties which contain phosphate rock reserves. International Production: The company’s international operations include production in Brazil and Argentina. The company’s production facilities include plants that produce up to 740,000 tonnes per year of single superphosphate (SSP) and granulated SSP crop nutrients by mixing sulfuric acid with phosphate rock purchased from unrelated third party and the Miski Mayo Mine. Potash segment The company mines and processes potash in Canada and the United States, and sells potash in North America and internationally. The company’s potash products are marketed worldwide to crop nutrient manufacturers, distributors and retailers and are also used in the manufacture of mixed crop nutrients and, to a lesser extent, in animal feed ingredients. The company also sells potash to customers for industrial use. In addition, its potash products are used for de-icing and as a water softener regenerant. The company operates three potash mines in Canada, including two shaft mines with a total of three production shafts and one solution mine, as well as two potash mines in the United States, including one shaft mine and one solution mine. The company also owns related refineries at each of the mines. Sales and Distribution United States and Canada: The company sells to wholesale distributors, retail chains, cooperatives, independent retailers and national accounts. International: Outside of the United States and Canada, the company markets its Phosphates segment’s products through PhosChem, as well as its Phosphates segment’s own international distribution activities. The countries that account for the largest amount of PhosChem’s sales of concentrated phosphates include India, Brazil, Australia, Japan and Colombia. The company’s sales outside of the United States and Canada of Saskatchewan potash products are made through Canpotex. The largest amount of international potash sales, by volume, is to Brazil, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, India, Japan, Korea, Thailand, Taiwan and Australia. Other Products: The company’s potash sales to non-agricultural users are primarily to large industrial accounts and the animal feed industry. Additionally, the company sells potash for de-icing and as a water softener regenerant, as well as fluorosilicic acid for water fluoridation. History The Mosaic Company was founded in 2004.
mosaic co/the (MOS:New York)
3033 Campus Drive
Plymouth, MN 55441
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