POTASH CORP OF SASKATCHEWAN INC 8-K 2007
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
May 2, 2007
(Date of earliest event reported)
Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
122 1st Avenue South
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada S7K 7G3
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
306 / 933-8500
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2.):
Item 8.01 Other Events
On May 2, 2007, Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (the Corporation) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a three-for-one stock split (the Stock Split) of the Corporations outstanding common shares. The three-for-one stock split will take the form of a stock dividend, which will be payable on May 29, 2007 to common shareholders of record at the close of business on May 22, 2007. A copy of the Corporations news release announcing the stock split is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Pursuant to Rule 416(b) of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the Securities Act), the Corporations Registration Statements on Form S-8 (File Nos. 33-37855, 333-19215, 333-53531, 333-75742, 333-75744, 333-113945, 333-124677) are hereby amended to provide that the number of common shares registered thereunder are deemed to cover an indeterminate number of additional common shares that may result from subdivisions, consolidations or reclassifications of the Corporations common shares, the payment of share dividends by the Corporation, or other relevant changes in the capital of the Corporation, including the Stock Split.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: May 2, 2007
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