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Mosaic Promotes O'Rourke To Chief Operating Officer

Monday, August 13, 2012

Mosaic Promotes O'Rourke To Chief Operating Officer10:51 EDT Monday, August 13, 2012PLYMOUTH, Minn., Aug. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) today announced that Joc O'Rourke has been promoted to Executive Vice President ? Operations and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. O'Rourke will continue to be responsible for Mosaic's mining and manufacturing operations as well as EHS, supply chain and procurement."This promotion is an important recognition of the many contributions that Joc has made since his arrival at Mosaic in 2009," said Jim Prokopanko, President and Chief Executive Officer. "We look forward to Joc's leadership in the coming years as we help the world grow the food it needs."About The Mosaic CompanyThe Mosaic Company is one of the world's leading producers and marketers of concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients. Mosaic is a single-source provider of phosphate and potash fertilizers and feed ingredients for the global agriculture industry. More information on the company is available at The Mosaic CompanyFor further information: Media, Rob Litt, The Mosaic Company, +1-763-577-6187,, or Investors, Laura Gagnon, The Mosaic Company, +1-763-577-8213,