Potash Corp profit rises on higher shipments

Thu Apr 25, 2013 6:06am EDT
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April 25 (Reuters) - Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan , the world's largest producer by capacity of its namesake crop nutrient, reported a 13 percent rise in first-quarter profit on strong shipments.

The company's net profit rose to $556 million, or 63 cents per share, from $491 million, or 56 cents per share, a year earlier.