Citations with the tag: IMC Global Inc
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- Fertilizer price recovery feeds prospects at IMC.
Murphy, H. Lee // Crain's Chicago Business; 5/20/2002, Vol. 25 Issue 20, p40
Reports the impact of the decline in prices for diammonium phosphate fertilizer of IMC Global Inc. Improvement of the financial state of the company; Decline of the revenue of the company in the first quarter.
- New IMC-Agrico structure.
Murphy, H. Lee // Chemical Week; 1/31/1996, Vol. 158 Issue 4, p7
Reports that the merge between IMC Global and Freeport-McMoRan, IMC-Agrico, has organized a management structure. Details of merger.
- DAP shut in.
Murphy, H. Lee // Chemical Week; 10/9/96, Vol. 158 Issue 38, p37
Reports on IMC-Agrico's temporary closure of its diammonium phosphate plant in Taft, Louisiana.
- IMC creates new units.
Murphy, H. Lee // Chemical Market Reporter; 05/25/98, Vol. 253 Issue 21, p7
Reports on IMC Global Inc.'s creation of two business units, IMC Salt and IMC Chemicals, as part of the integration of Harris Chemical Group Inc. and its Australian affiliate, Penrice Soda Products.
- Phosphate cutbacks.
Murphy, H. Lee // Chemical Week; 5/24/1995, Vol. 156 Issue 20, p48
Reports on IMC-Agrico's plans to begin the reduction of overall production in its phosphate plants in June 1995.
- IMC boosts phosphoric.
Murphy, H. Lee // Chemical Market Reporter; 03/09/98, Vol. 253 Issue 10, p25
Reports that IMC-Agrico Co. is boosting phosphoric acid rates at its facilities in Louisiana and Florida and raising its total phosphate fertilizer production. Reasons for the increases; Plan to increase production of ammonium phosphate at the company's Faustina and New Wales facilities in Florida.
- IMC-Agrico inks China venture.
Murphy, H. Lee // Chemical Week; 10/2/1996, Vol. 158 Issue 37, p5
Reports on IMC-Agrico's letter of intent to jointly conduct feasibility studies with Chinese authorities on the development of phosphate ore resources in Yunnan province.
- IMC-Agrico halts Taft production.
GM // Chemical Week; 5/17/1995, Vol. 156 Issue 19, p52
Reports that IMC-Agrico has suspended production of phosphate fertilizers at its Taft, La. plant. Reasons why; Capacity.
- IMC DAP suspension.
GM // Chemical Week; 5/22/1996, Vol. 158 Issue 20, p30
Reports on IMC-Agrico's suspension of diammonium phosphate (DAP) production at its plant in Nichols, Florida. Reasons for the move.
- IMC-Agrico unit resumes.
GM // Chemical Week; 7/3/1996, Vol. 158 Issue 26, p7
Reports that IMC-Agrico Co. is resuming capacity operating rates for diammonium phosphate production at its New Wales facility in central Florida.
- IMC idles phosphates.
GM // Chemical Week; 10/16/1996, Vol. 158 Issue 39, p7
Report on IMC-Agrico's suspension of its operations at its diammonium phosphate unit at Taft, Louisiana. Shutdown caused by lull in domestic demand; IMC-Agrico's purchase of phosphate-bearing land in central Florida from Consolidated Minerals.
- IMC-Agrico cuts DAP.
GM // Chemical Week; 2/26/1997, Vol. 159 Issue 8, p7
Reports on IMC-Agrico's temporary reduction of diammonium phosphate production at its central Florida operations.
- IMC-Agrico lays off miners.
GM // Chemical Week; 8/13/1997, Vol. 159 Issue 31, p7
Presents that IMC-Agrico will shut phosphate mines plants near Bartow, Florida and a mine at Payne Creek, Florida for two years. Effects of IMC's move.
- IMC Global explores options.
GM // Chemical Market Reporter; 06/15/98, Vol. 253 Issue 24, p3
Discloses plans of IMC Global to sell off its IMC AgriBusiness retail and distribution unit. Reason for selling the unit; Financial performance of IMC AgriBusiness.
- IMC-Agrico idles phosphates.
GM // Chemical Week; 5/18/1994, Vol. 154 Issue 19, p6
Reports on the closing of IMC-Agrico's phosphate fertilizer plant at Taft, Los Angeles in California.
- IMC to enter the food salt business, exchange phosphate reserves with CF.
GM // Chemical Market Reporter; 08/11/97, Vol. 252 Issue 6, p7
Reports that IMC Global Inc. has started the production of food quality salt at its potash facility in Hersey, Michigan. Agreement signed by the company's IMC-Agrico joint venture with Freeport McMoRan for the exchange of phosphate reserves with CF Industries Inc.
- IMC investor: Mow down CEO severance.
Arndorfer, James B. // Crain's Chicago Business; 5/6/2002, Vol. 25 Issue 18, p3
Reports the standard of severance agreement at IMC Global Inc. in the U.S. Arguments of the company regarding the need for shareholder approval of the severance package; Assessment on the corporate governance and compensation issues; Financial status of the corporation.
- IMC Global takes in Vigoro.
Freedman, William // Chemical Week; 11/22/1995, Vol. 157 Issue 20, p9
Reports on IMC Global Inc.'s decision to acquire Vigoro Corp. Comments from IMC chairman Wendell F. Bueche on the merger; Impact of the merger on the stock price of Vigoro Corp.
- PRIMARY MARKET.
Appin, Rick; Husband, Sarah // High Yield Report; 5/7/2001, Vol. 12 Issue 18, p2
Reports primary market trends as of May 2001. Price of IMC Global's notes offering; Comment of investors on the Callon Petroleum's proposed senior notes offering; Increase in the number of stocks of Primedia Publishing.
- IMC-Agrico Co.
Littman, Margaret // Crain's Chicago Business; 08/11/97, Vol. 20 Issue 32, p38
Reports that IMC-Agrico Company will be temporarily closing down its two phosphates mines and closing down the third permanently. Reasons for the closures; What IMC is a joint venture of; Impact of the closures on the employees.
- IMC to sell retail operations.
Adams, Jarret // Chemical Week; 6/17/1998, Vol. 160 Issue 23, p12
Reports that IMC Global announced it would sell IMC Agribusiness, a retail and wholesale distribution unit. Comment from IMC Global officials; Number of employees; Recorded profit in 1997.
- Souring fertilizer industry withers IMC Global results.
Murphy, H. Lee // Crain's Chicago Business; 05/28/2001, Vol. 24 Issue 22, p28
Reports on the financial performance of fertilizer maker IMC Global Inc. in 2000 and during the first quarter of 2001. Decline in the company's revenues in 2000; Description of market conditions in the fertilizer industry.
- Fertilizer giants finalize merger.
Murphy, H. Lee // American Nurseryman; 5/01/96, Vol. 183 Issue 9, p16
Reports on the merger of fertilizer giants IMC Global Inc. and Vigoro Corp.
- IMC to Take $825 MM in Charges In a Move to Restructure Itself.
Brown, Robert // Chemical Market Reporter; 12/13/99, Vol. 256 Issue 24, p1
Reports that IMC Global Inc. will take an amount in after-tax special charges in the fourth quarter of 1999 in a move to restructure itself in North America. Number of jobs to be eliminated from IMC Global; Efforts of IMC Global to increase shareholder value and confidence; Proposed withdrawal...
- Phosphate producers anticipates higher demand, firmer prices.
Johnson, Dexter // Chemical Market Reporter; 03/30/98, Vol. 253 Issue 13, p11
Reports on the 1998 outlook for the phosphates market in the United States. Trends in phosphates demand and pricing; IMC-Agrico Co.'s growth plans in the industry; Export sales; Overseas factors influencing the phosphates market.
- IMC Closes Soda Ash Plant in Germany.
Alperowicz, Natasha // Chemical Week; 11/10/1999, Vol. 161 Issue 42, p29
Reports on the planned closure of IMC Global's soda ash plant in Duisburg, Germany. Projected consequence of the plant closure; Factors that contributed to the company's decision; Business status of IMC.
- More Phosphate Shutdowns at IMC.
Adams, Jarret // Chemical Week; 11/17/1999, Vol. 161 Issue 43, p8
Reports on the plan of IMC Global to reduce phosphate fertilizer output through the end of 1999. Reason behind the plan; Phosphoric acid plant closed by the company; Announcement made by IMC.
- IMC Takes a Massive Charge.
Neilsen, Karol // Chemical Week; 12/15/1999, Vol. 161 Issue 48, p15
Reports on the after-tax charges of IMC Global Inc. for the fourth quarter of 1999. What the charges comprise; Renewed revolving credit line of IMC; Projected corporate earning in 1999.
- IMC borrows $500 million, may be poised for acquisition.
Freedman, William // Chemical Week; 4/3/1996, Vol. 158 Issue 13, p18
Reports on IMC Global's revolving credit agreement with Citibank-led syndicate. IMC's acquisition of rival fertilizer producer Vigoro; Business specialization; Possible purchase of nitrogen market leader Arcadian and Terra Nitrogen.
- IMC-Agrico boosts phosphates.
Gain, Bruce // Chemical Week; 3/11/1998, Vol. 160 Issue 9, p8
Reports the increase in production of diammonium phosphate and phosphoric acid by the IMC-Agrico company. Information on the phosphate fertilizer production of the company; Locations of the company's fertilizer manufacturing facilities.
- IMC inks freeport deal.
Gain, Bruce // Chemical Market Reporter; 09/01/97, Vol. 252 Issue 9, p5
Reports that IMC Global Inc. and MoRan Inc. have signed an agreement for a merger under which IMC will purchase MoRan for approximately $750 million.
- IMC adjusts phosphate output.
Gain, Bruce // Chemical Market Reporter; 12/08/97, Vol. 252 Issue 23, p3
States that IMC-Agrico Co. is adjusting production at two of its phosphate fertilizer facilities. Reduction plan of the company; Reason for adjusting the fertilizer output.
- IMC Plans Further Fertilizer Cutbacks.
Jarvis, Lisa // Chemical Market Reporter; 07/03/2000, Vol. 258 Issue 1, p4
Reports on the move of IMC Global Inc. to make further cutbacks in its phosphate fertilizers business and curtail all remaining phosphate fertilizer production at its Louisiana facilities. Reason for the temporary shutdown of the company's facilities; Facilities of the company which were...
- IMC Global Reports Weak 2Q Results; Prospects Dim for Sale of Salt Biz.
Jarvis, Lisa // Chemical Market Reporter; 08/14/2000, Vol. 258 Issue 7, p6
Reports on the weak second quarter financial results of IMC Global Inc. for the year 2000. Net income of the company; Gross margins; Comments from Douglas A. Pertz, president and chief executive of IMC.
- Shareholders merit last word on CEO severance.
Crain, Rance; Reed, Robert; Blake, David; Crown, Judith // Crain's Chicago Business; 5/13/2002, Vol. 25 Issue 19, p10
Focuses on the severance payment for executives at IMC Global Inc. in Chicago, Illinois. Amount approved by the shareholders for severance; Response of the company on the severance plan proposal; Controversy on the role played by shareholders in the issue.
- Surface Layout of Longannet to be reorganised.
Crain, Rance; Reed, Robert; Blake, David; Crown, Judith // Coal International; Jan/Feb99, Vol. 247 Issue 1, p12
Focuses on the request received by IMC company to reorganized the colliery surface layout at Longannet on behalf of Scottish Coal. Features of the plant's layout.
- IMC Updates 2Q EPS; Restarts Turbogenerator.
Crain, Rance; Reed, Robert; Blake, David; Crown, Judith // Chemical Market Reporter; 7/1/2002, Vol. 262 Issue 1, p3
Reports on the estimated 2002 second quarter earnings per share (EPS) of IMC Global Inc. Expected impact of energy costs and currency effects on the EPS of the company; Reason for the higher energy costs of IMC; Reason for the decision of IMC to lower its estimates; Plan of IMC to revise the...
- Fertilizer maker IMC's fallow year.
Arndorfer, James B. // Crain's Chicago Business; 12/18/2000, Vol. 23 Issue 52, p4
Reports on the results of IMC Global Inc.'s plans to cut costs, sell its salt and chemical units, pay off a big chunk of its debt load and repurchase faltering shares in 2000. Management of the plans under chief executive officer Douglas A. Pertz; Failure of the company to accomplish goals...
- Inorganic chemicals: Market briefs.
Johnson, Dexter // Chemical Market Reporter; 02/09/98, Vol. 253 Issue 6, p14
Announces the reduction in production of phosphate fertilizers at IMC-Agrico Co., a joint venture between IMC Global Inc. and Phosphate Resource Partners LP companies in the United States.
- New leader at IMC Global mining for the right mix.
Knapp, Kevin // Crain's Chicago Business; 04/10/2000, Vol. 23 Issue 15, p4
Reports on IMC Global Inc. president and chief executive officer Douglas Pertz's reorganization plan for the Northbrook, Illinois-based agribusiness company. Wall Street's reaction to the company's reorganization; Results of the company's restructuring under previous management; Focus of the...
- IMC Global taps new breed of exec as president, COO.
Murphy, H. Lee // Crain's Chicago Business; 11/16/98, Vol. 21 Issue 46, p6
Reports on the appointment of Douglas Pertz as president and chief operating officer of IMC Global Inc., a fertilizer firm based in Northbrook, Illinois. Pertz's career history; Pertz's accomplishments as head of Culligan Water Technologies; IMC's financial status.
- IMC to invest in Saskatchewan potash.
Murphy, H. Lee // Chemical Market Reporter; 02/16/98, Vol. 253 Issue 7, p3
Reveals IMC Global Inc. potash unit IMC Kalium's plans to expand production at its Belle Plaine solution mine and Colonsay shaft mine in Saskatchewan. Result of revisions to the provincial potash resource tax system; Attempt to meet the worldwide demand growth expected for agricultural and...
- IMC Global Extends Cutbacks.
Westervelt, Robert // Chemical Week; 11/22/2000-11/29/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 44, p14
Reports on the decision of IMC Global to reduce its production of phosphate in Louisiana. Purpose of the reduction; Amount of reduction; Production capacity of IMC Phosphates.
- IMC Global buys potash producer.
Westervelt, Robert // Crain's Chicago Business; 06/02/97, Vol. 20 Issue 22, p24
Reports that IMC Global Incorporated agreed to acquire potash producer Western Ag-Minerals from Rayrock Yellowknife Resources in Toronto, Canada. Value of the purchase; Business interests of IMC Global; Revenues of Western Ag-Minerals for 1996.
- IMC Confirms Plans to Divest its Salt Business.
Nielsen, Karol // Chemical Week; 2/9/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 6, p11
Reports on the plan of IMC Global company to divest its salt business, IMC Salt, through a sale or joint venture. Aims of the proposed plans; Impact of the proposal on the company's total finances; Annual production capacity of IMC Salt.
Nielsen, Karol // Chemical Week; 3/7/2001, Vol. 163 Issue 10, p16
Presents updates on the chemical industry as of March 7, 2001. Dividend adjustment announced by IMC Global; Approval for the purchase of call options on the shares of Celanese.
- IMC-Agrico reserves.
Nielsen, Karol // Chemical Week; 10/16/1996, Vol. 158 Issue 39, p44
Reports on IMC-Agrico Co.'s payment to Consolidated Minerals for 24,000 acres of land in central Florida, estimated to contain more than 100 million tons of high-quality recoverable phosphate-bearing rock.
- IMC to acquire distributor.
Nielsen, Karol // Chemical Week; 3/12/1997, Vol. 159 Issue 10, p5
Reports on fertilizer producer IMC Global's plans to acquire several retail stores and dry and liquid terminals owned by Hutson's Ag Services and Hutson Co. in the Ohio River Valley.
- IMC Global sells railcar operations.
Nielsen, Karol // Chemical Week; 10/8/1997, Vol. 159 Issue 38, p7
Reports on the completed sale of IMC Global company's railcar operations to Fitzgerald Railcar Services company.
- Linking Six Sigma analysis with human creativity.
Biedry, John // Journal for Quality & Participation; Winter2001, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p36
Discusses the Six Sigma and Action Workout System, a combined program of IMC Global for performance management. History of the program; Principles behind the IMC strategy; Components of the workout teams.