This report is a study of the Canadian potash industry - its activity, organization, history, and future. It is intended as background material for an analysis of the transportation of Canadian potash. Aspects covered include the importance of Canada in the world potash industry, the uses of potash, Canadian potash developments since the start of Canadian production in the early 1960's, and an assessment of the markets for Canadian potash in the 1970's. In addition, the implications of the findings of this study with respect to Canada's potash transportation system are discussed.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Canadian Transport Commission

    Systems Analysis Branch, 275 Slater Street
    Ottawa, ONo K1A 0N9,   Canada 
  • Authors:
    • Litvack, B M
  • Publication Date: 1973-9

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 65 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00099859
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Canadian Transport Commission
  • Report/Paper Numbers: No. 62
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 18 1975 12:00AM