CF Industries Provides Update on Accident
DEERFIELD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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.