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PotashCorp Announces Election of Directors

Thursday, May 16, 2013

PotashCorp Announces Election of Directors

17:29 EDT Thursday, May 16, 2013

Listed:  TSX, NYSE Symbol: POT

SASKATOON, SK May 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (PotashCorp) announced that the thirteen nominees listed in the management proxy circular for the 2013 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
Christopher M. Burley 567,497,500 99.44
Donald G. Chynoweth 566,851,721 99.33
Daniel Clauw 567,047,857 99.36
William J. Doyle 566,672,663 99.30
John W. Estey 566,414,225 99.25
Gerald W. Grandey 567,457,047 99.44
C. Steven Hoffman 567,450,597 99.43
Dallas J. Howe 550,104,133 96.40
Alice D. Laberge 566,893,765 99.34
Keith G. Martell 566,707,745 99.30
Jeffrey J. McCaig 564,535,990 98.92
Mary Mogford 566,813,119 99.32
Elena Viyella de Paliza 515,804,140 90.38

Final voting results on all matters voted on at the meeting will be filed on SEDAR at

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 third largest producer 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: <p> <b><u>Investors</u></b><br/> <b>Denita Stann</b><br/> Vice President, Investor and Public Relations<br/> <b>Phone: (306) 933-8521</b><br/> <b>Fax: (306) 933-8844</b><br/> <b>Email: </b><a href=""></a><br/> <br/> <b><u>Media</u> </b><br/> <b>Bill Johnson</b><br/> Senior Director, Public Affairs<br/> <b>Phone: (306) 933-8849</b><br/> <b>Fax: (306) 933-8844</b><br/> <b>Email: </b><a href=""> </a> </p> <p> <b>Web Site: </b><a href=""></a><br/> <br/> </p>

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