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Agrium Inc.

13131 Lake Fraser Drive S.E.
Calgary, AB T2J 7E8
Canada
403-225-7000
http://www.agrium.com

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryAgricultural Chemicals
Full Time Employees15,200

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Charles Victor Magro B.Sc. (Chem), MBAChief Exec. Officer, Pres and Non-Independent Director3.24MN/A47
Mr. Steven James DouglasChief Financial Officer and Sr. VP1.25MN/A50
Ms. Leslie A. O’Donoghue Q.C., B.A. (Econ), LL.B.Chief Risk Officer and Exec. VP of Corp. Devel. & Strategy1.05M242.9k54
Mr. Henry Deans Ph.D.(Chem)Sr. VP and Pres of Wholesale Bus. Unit959.94kN/AN/A
Mr. Richard DowneyVP of Investor & Corp. RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Agrium Inc. produces, markets, and distributes crop nutrients, crop protection products, seeds, and merchandise products primarily in the United States, Canada, Australia, and South America. It operates in Retail and Wholesale segments. The company offers crop nutrients, including nitrogen, potash, phosphates, sulfur, and micronutrients; crop protection products, such as herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, and other products; and merchandise products comprising fencing, feed supplements, livestock-related animal health products, storage and irrigation equipment, and other products, as well as provides seeds and seed-related information and analysis. It also offers product and services, such as soil and leaf testing, crop scouting, and precision agriculture services, as well as livestock marketing, and various insurance and real estate services. In addition, the company purchases and resells crop nutrient products. It provides its products under the Loveland, Dyna-Gro, Proven, and Dalgety brands. The company was formerly known as Cominco Fertilizers Ltd. and changed its name to Agrium Inc. in 1995. Agrium Inc. was founded in 1931 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.

Corporate Governance

Agrium Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of May 1, 2017 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 2.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.