SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 12, 2011
THE MOSAIC COMPANY
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
3033 Campus Drive
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (800) 918-8270
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On October 12, 2011, The Mosaic Company announced its plans to redeem the remaining $469 million aggregate principal amount of its 7-5/8% senior notes due December 2016 (the Notes) pursuant to the terms of the Indenture dated as of December 1, 2006 relating to the Notes. A copy of the press release announcing the plan to redeem the Notes is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
The Notes are expected to be redeemed on December 1, 2011 at a price of $1,038.13 per $1,000 principal amount. Interest accrued and unpaid to the redemption date of $76.25 per $1,000 in principal amount of the Notes will be paid on December 1, 2011 to the holder of record of the redeemed Notes on the regular record date of November 15, 2011.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Reference is made to the Exhibit Index hereto with respect to the exhibit filed herewith.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|THE MOSAIC COMPANY|
|Date: October 12, 2011||By:|
|Name:||Richard L. Mack|
|Title:||Executive Vice President, General|
|Counsel and Corporate Secretary|
|99.1||Press release, dated October 12, 2011, of The Mosaic Company regarding its plans to redeem the remaining $469 million aggregate principal amount of its 7-5/8% senior notes due December 2016 (the Notes) pursuant to the terms of the Indenture dated as of December 1, 2006 relating to the Notes|