Agrium Inc.

Agrium Inc.

December 13, 2006 08:01 ET

Agrium Declares Dividend

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 13, 2006) - The Board of Directors of Agrium Inc. (TSX:AGU) (NYSE:AGU) has declared a dividend of five and one half cents U.S. per common share to be paid on January 11, 2007 to shareholders of record on December 28, 2006.

Agrium Inc. is a leading global producer and marketer of agricultural nutrients, industrial products, and specialty fertilizers, and a major retail supplier of agricultural products and services in both North and South America. Agrium produces and markets three primary groups of nutrients: nitrogen, phosphate and potash as well as controlled release fertilizers and micronutrients. Agrium's strategy is to grow through incremental expansion of its existing operations and acquisitions as well as the development, commercialization and marketing of new products and international opportunities.

Contact Information

  • Agrium Inc.
    Richard Downey
    Senior Director, Investor Relations
    (403) 225-7357
    Agrium Inc.
    Christine Gillespie
    Investor Relations Manager
    (403) 225-7437