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Canpotex and Sinofert Reach New Agreement

December 31, 2012

SASKATOON, Dec. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Canpotex Limited (Canpotex) announces
that it has reached agreement with Sinochem Fertilizer Macao Commercial
Offshore Limited, a subsidiary of Sinofert Holdings Limited (Sinofert),
to supply 1,000,000 tonnes of potash in the first half (January – June)
of calendar year 2013 at price levels which reflect a US$70.00 per
tonne reduction from the last contract price established in March,

The agreement is pursuant to the three-year Memorandum of Understanding
signed with Sinochem Fertilizer Macao Commercial Offshore Limited in
October, 2010. Steven Dechka, Canpotex’s President and Chief Executive
Officer, stated that this latest agreement demonstrates the continued
confidence Sinofert has in Canpotex’s ability to meet the growing needs
for potash in the important China market.

Sinofert is China’s largest integrated agricultural company and a
long-term business partner of Canpotex. Sinofert and Canpotex continue
to collaborate on extensive market development programs in China that
provide Chinese farmers with the educational tools needed to improve
yields through balanced fertilizer application and other best farming

Operating continuously since 1972, Canpotex is the exclusive offshore
marketing company owned by the three Saskatchewan potash producing
companies: Agrium Inc. (TSX and NYSE: AGU), Mosaic Canada Crop
Nutrition, LP, a subsidiary of The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS), and
Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (TSX and NYSE: POT).

SOURCE Canpotex Limited

Source: PR Newswire