CF Industries Provides Update on Accident

DEERFIELD, Ill.--()--CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) indicated that the accident that

occurred at its Hardee Phosphate Complex in Hardee County, Florida this

morning involving earth moving equipment resulted in a fatal injury to a

construction contractor's employee. The Hardee County Sheriff's office

has confirmed the fatality and that the family has been notified.

"We are saddened to learn that the accident occurred and resulted in a

fatality," said Nick Katzaras, General Manager of the mine. "Our

thoughts and prayers continue to be with the family of the deceased."

Company personnel are cooperating with officials and have begun a full


About CF Industries Holdings, Inc.

CF Industries Holdings, Inc., headquartered in Deerfield, Illinois, is

the holding company for the operations of CF Industries, Inc. CF

Industries is a global leader in nitrogen and phosphate fertilizer

manufacturing and distribution, serving both agricultural and industrial

customers. CF Industries operates world-class nitrogen fertilizer

manufacturing complexes in the central United States and Canada;

conducts phosphate mining and manufacturing operations in Central

Florida; and distributes fertilizer products through a system of

terminals, warehouses, and associated transportation equipment located

primarily in the Midwestern United States. The company also owns 50

percent interests in GrowHow UK Limited, a fertilizer manufacturer in

the United Kingdom; an ammonia facility in The Republic of Trinidad and

Tobago; and KEYTRADE AG, a global fertilizer trading organization

headquartered near Zurich, Switzerland.