PotashCorp Announces Election of Directors

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Symbol: POT

SASKATOON, SK, May 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (PotashCorp) announced that the thirteen nominees listed in the management proxy circular for the 2014 Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders were elected as directors of PotashCorp earlier today at the shareholder meeting held in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

Detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at the meeting are set out below.

Director Votes For % For Votes Withheld(*) % Withheld
Christopher M. Burley 516,427,722 94.69% 28,987,994 5.31%
Donald G. Chynoweth 516,319,064 94.67% 29,096,652 5.33%
William J. Doyle 540,324,019 99.07% 5,091,697 0.93%
John W. Estey 512,865,001 94.03% 32,550,715 5.97%
Gerald W. Grandey 513,697,235 94.18% 31,718,481 5.82%
C. Steven Hoffman 513,877,089 94.22% 31,538,627 5.78%
Dallas J. Howe 486,640,061 89.22% 58,775,655 10.78%
Alice D. Laberge 514,700,928 94.37% 30,714,788 5.63%
Consuelo E. Madere 516,031,693 94.61% 29,384,023 5.39%
Keith G. Martell 513,110,490 94.08% 32,305,226 5.92%
Jeffrey J. McCaig 488,281,460 89.52% 57,134,256 10.48%
Mary Mogford 489,981,469 89.84% 55,434,247 10.16%
Elena Viyella de Paliza 458,239,126 84.02% 87,176,590 15.98%

(*) Includes shares voted against by way of ballot

Final voting results on all matters voted on at the meeting will be filed on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.

PotashCorp is the world's largest crop nutrient company and plays an integral role in global food production. The company produces the three essential nutrients required to help farmers grow healthier, more abundant crops. With global population rising and diets improving in developing countries, these nutrients offer a responsible and practical solution to meeting the long-term demand for food. PotashCorp is the largest producer, by capacity, of potash and one of the largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. While agriculture is its primary market, the company also produces products for animal nutrition and industrial uses. Common shares of Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange.

 

 

SOURCE Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc.

For further information:

Investors
Denita Stann
Vice President, Investor and Public Relations
Phone: (306) 933-8521
Fax: (306) 933-8844
Email: ir@potashcorp.com

Media 
Bill Johnson
Senior Director, Public Affairs
Phone: (306) 933-8849
Fax: (306) 933-8844
Email: pr@potashcorp.com 

Website: www.potashcorp.com