On June 5, 2017, Chairman Frank Ning met with Potash Corp and Agrium Inc. delegates led by Mr. Jochen Tilk, President of Potash Corp of Saskatchewan Inc., and Mr. Chuck Magro, President of Agrium Inc. The both sides looked back on their close and effective cooperation in the past, and held an in-depth discussion on how to further enhance the cooperation in the future. Mr. Qin Hengde, President of Sinochem Group's SBU of Agriculture and CEO of Sinofert Holdings Ltd., also took part in the meeting.
At the meeting, management team from Potash Corp and Agrium introduced the latest progress of their merger, as well as new company’s strategy, business portfolio and future development plan in China. Chairman Frank Ning introduced the transformation of Sinochem’s agriculture business and the ensuing innovation of business model. He stressed that Sinochem will focus on building a Modern Agriculture Platform (MAP) in the future.