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.
- IMC-Agrico halts Taft production.
GM // Chemical Week; 5/17/95, Vol. 156 Issue 19, p52
Reports that IMC-Agrico has suspended production of phosphate fertilizers at its Taft, La. plant. Reasons why; Capacity.
- 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.
- New IMC-Agrico structure.
GM // Chemical Week; 1/31/96, 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.
GM // 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 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 creates new units.
GM // 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.
- 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.
- Phosphate cutbacks.
GM // 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.
GM // 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 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 inks China venture.
GM // 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 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 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-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 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 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; 11/22/95, 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.
- IMC Takes a Massive Charge.
Neilsen, Karol // Chemical Week; 12/15/99, 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.
- 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 borrows $500 million, may be poised for acquisition.
Freedman, William // Chemical Week; 4/3/96, 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 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-Agrico boosts phosphates.
Gain, Bruce // Chemical Week; 3/11/98, 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 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.
- IMC adjusts phosphate output.
Adams, Jarret // 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 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 Global Reports Weak 2Q Results; Prospects Dim for Sale of Salt Biz.
Adams, Jarret // 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.
- 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.
- 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 inks freeport deal.
Johnson, Dexter // 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 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...
- Fertilizer giants finalize merger.
Jarvis, Lisa // 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...
- IMC unit cultivates prospects for new fertilizer plant in China.
Andreoli, Tom // Crain's Chicago Business; 10/14/96, Vol. 19 Issue 42, p37
Reports that Wendell F. Bueche, the chairman and chief executive officer of IMC Global Incorporated, signed a letter of intent with Chinese authorities to investigate the development of a phosphate fertilizer plant in Yunnan Province, China. Bueche's trip to China; IMC's acquisition of Vigoro...
- 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.
- Price bounce doesn't offset IMC losses.
Murphy, H. Lee // Crain's Chicago Business; 5/26/2003, Vol. 26 Issue 21, p6
The slide in fertilizer prices that began four years ago as of May 2003, finally appears to be turning around for industry giant IMC Global Inc. But even as customers have begun accepting higher prices, IMC's raw material costs are soaring, cutting into profit margins. The price of keystone...
- 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.
- Surface Layout of Longannet to be reorganised.
Biedry, John // 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 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 Shuts Phosphates Capacity, Warns on Earnings.
Westervelt, Robert // Chemical Week; 1/10/2001, Vol. 163 Issue 2, p5
Focuses on the plans of IMC Global company to indefinitely close its phosophate fertilizer plants in Louisiana. Warning given by the company on its operating earnings for the fourth quarter of 2000; Possible results of the closure.
- IMC to invest in Saskatchewan potash.
Westervelt, Robert // 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 sells railcar operations.
Westervelt, Robert // Chemical Week; 10/8/97, Vol. 159 Issue 38, p7
Reports on the completed sale of IMC Global company's railcar operations to Fitzgerald Railcar Services company.
- 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 Cuts Phosphate Production Further.
Jarvis, Lisa // Chemical Market Reporter; 11/20/2000, Vol. 258 Issue 21, p3
Reports on the decision of IMC Global to reduce its phosphate production in Louisiana. Aim of the move; Export prices of diammonium phosphate; Details on the company's business strategy.
- IMC Updates 2Q EPS; Restarts Turbogenerator.
Jarvis, Lisa // 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...
- IMC Shakes Up Its Salt Business.
Adams, Jarret // Chemical Week; 2/17/99, Vol. 161 Issue 6, p10
Focuses on the plans of IMC Global company to increase capacity at three salt evaporation plants and close another in the United States in 1999. Expansion capacity entered by IMC; Views of Robert F. Clark, president of the salt division of IMC.
- IMC Global Shrinks Losses.
Adams, Jarret // Chemical Market Reporter; 2/10/2003, Vol. 263 Issue 6, p20
Reports the business loss of IMC Global Inc. in the chemical industry.
- Financial briefs.
Chang, Joseph // Chemical Market Reporter; 05/26/97, Vol. 251 Issue 21, p8
Reports that IMC Global has filed a shelf registration of securities with the US Securities and Exchange Commission and that Dow Chemical will repurchase an additional 20 million shares of its common stock.
- 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...