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China Expands Stake in Uralkali

Mining.com reports that the Industrial Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) and China Construction Bank have acted as lenders of a $530 million loan deal between China and potash miner Uralkali (LSE:URALL), the world's biggest producer of the commodity.

South Boulder Mines Reports Positive Results in Pilot Test for Colluli

South Boulder Mines (ASX:STB) announced that the pilot test for conducted for the Colluli SOP project definitive feasibility study (DFS) resulted in ultra-high purity potassium sulphate (SOP) grades. These results came from a series of pilot plant runs conducted throughout March 2015 and the tests consistently achieved higher than industry standard grades.

Gensource Potash Completes First Engineering Study for Lazlo Project

Gensource Potash Corporation (TSXV:GSP) reported that the first engineering study for its Lazlo Project in Saskatchewan has been completed. The Study confirmed previous internal engingeering work, and contains an analysis of expected capital and operating costs to develop a model to be used for the preparation of a preliminary economic analysis in accordance with NI 43-101 standards. The Study was prepared by Innovare Technologies Ltd., in conjunction with ENGCOMP Engineering and Computing Professionals Inc. of Saskatoon.