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Q3 2014 FMC Corporation Earnings Conference Call
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10/16/14FMC Corporation Appoints K. Kyle Matthews Vice President of Human Resources
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) has named K. Kyle Matthews vice president of Human Resources.  He will report to Pierre Brondeau, FMC president, CEO and chairman, and will join the company's Executive Committee, effective October 27, 2014. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO "Kyle is a seasoned executive who brings deep experience in building strong, high-performing teams," said Brondeau.  "As our company continues to evolv... 
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10/14/14FMC Corporation Executes Credit Agreements for $3.5 Billion
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced that it has executed $3.5 billion of unsecured credit agreements with lenders to facilitate its agreement to acquire all the outstanding equity of Cheminova A/S. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO "This financing commitment is an important step in our acquisition and integration of Cheminova," said Pierre Brondeau, FMC's president, CEO and chairman.  "We were gratified by the stro... 
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09/25/14FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced it will release its third quarter 2014 earnings on Wednesday, October 29, 2014, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and the company's website at: www.fmc.com.  Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO The company will host a webcast conference call on Thursday, October 30, 2014, at 9:00 a.m. ET that is open to the public via Internet broadcast and telephone. Internet ... 
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09/15/14FMC Corporation's Pierre Brondeau to Speak at Credit Suisse Basic Materials Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that Pierre Brondeau, president, chief executive officer and chairman, will speak at the Credit Suisse Basic Materials Conference in New York City, on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. ET. He will be joined by Paul Graves, executive vice president and chief financial officer, to address questions following the presentation. A live webcast will be available via the FMC Investor Relations website. ... 
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09/08/14FMC Corporation Announces Agreement to Acquire Cheminova for $1.8 Billion
- Denmark-headquartered multinational crop protection company - Broadens market access in key geographic regions - Expands position in existing crop segments and accelerates access to additional crops - Provides new technology applications, including research and formulation expertise - Enhances portfolio with complementary products and technologies - Accretive to adjusted earnings in the first full year - Modifies previously announced separation process with plan to divest Alk... 
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08/04/14FMC Corporation Announces Agreement to Market and Distribute Actagro®, LLC Soil and Plant Health Products in Asia-Pacific
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) and Actagro®, LLC announced today the two companies have entered into a Technical Development and Distribution agreement for FMC to be the exclusive marketer and distributor of Actagro Organic Acid® based soil and plant health nutritional products in the Asia-Pacific region.  FMC will add Actagro technology solutions to its already considerable portfolio in the region. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE9... 
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07/30/14FMC Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results
PHILADELPHIA, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Second Quarter 2014 Highlights Consolidated revenues up 13 percent to $987.8 million Agricultural Solutions segment earnings up 5 percent Health and Nutrition segment earnings up 11 percent Minerals segment earnings up 21 percent Consolidated adjusted earnings per share up 9 percent to $1.01 per diluted share Full-year 2014 outlook reaffirmed for adjusted earnings of $4.10 to $4.30 per diluted share, an 8 percent increase compared to ... 
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07/24/14FMC Corporation Opens New Asia Innovation Center in Shanghai
SHANGHAI, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC), a leading diversified chemical company, today officially opened its Asia Innovation Center in the Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park in the Pudong area of Shanghai, China.  The new state-of-the-art facility serves as the company's hub for research and development, technical innovation, operational support and executive management in the Asia Pacific region. "FMC has grown dramatically in recent years.  An important element of our str... 
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07/22/14FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 15 cents per share, payable on October 16, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2014. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO About FMC FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial, environmental, and consumer markets globally for more ... 
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06/30/14FMC Increases Soda Ash Prices
PHILADELPHIA, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective August 1, 2014, or as contract terms permit, it will increase list and off-list soda ash prices by $15.00/short ton for all grades of soda ash. The increase applies to both bulk and packaged products. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO This increase is necessary to recover production cost increases and to support continued investment in the business. The new lis... 
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06/30/14FMC Corporation Releases Third Annual Sustainability Report
Company Surpasses 2015 R&D Spending Goal Addressing Global Sustainability Challenges PHILADELPHIA, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today released its third annual Sustainability Report, summarizing the diversified chemical company's continuing efforts to address several global challenges in 2013. The report, "Shaping Solutions for the Future," focuses on FMC's five sustainability priorities: fostering safety, growing innovation, cultivating community, minding our... 
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06/23/14FMC Corporation Updates Second Quarter and Full Year 2014 Outlook
PHILADELPHIA, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that, as a result of weaker than expected performance in FMC Agricultural Solutions, the company expects second quarter adjusted earnings to be in the range of $0.95 to $1.05 per share. Additionally, the company now expects full-year adjusted earnings to be in the range of $4.10 to $4.30 per share. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO The company previously reported that the pr... 
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06/03/14FMC Corporation Recognized for Safety, Product Stewardship and Energy Efficiency
Company Receives Awards from American Chemistry Council and the Industrial Minerals Association-North America PHILADELPHIA, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) was recognized in three categories by the American Chemistry Council (ACC) at the 2014 Responsible Care® Conference and Expo in May.  The company also earned an award from the Industrial Minerals Association-North America (IMA-NA) at the association's annual meeting, also held in May. The awards acknowledge FMC... 
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06/02/14Brian Angeli Joins FMC Corporation as Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Development
PHILADELPHIA, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) has named Brian P. Angeli vice president of Corporate Strategy and Development.  He joins the company this month to lead broad strategic planning initiatives and direct FMC's long-term growth strategy.  He also will oversee all mergers and acquisition efforts.  Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO "Brian brings extensive experience to this role with a deep background in transaction support and ... 
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05/13/14FMC Corporation Anchors Its Natural Colors Business with a North American Production Facility
Company Breaks Ground on Blending Operations at Its Newark, Delaware Site PHILADELPHIA, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) has broken ground on a new natural colors blending facility at its Newark, Del., manufacturing site. The company has natural colors production sites in Santiago, Chile and Burton, U.K., as well as U.S.-based technical expertise in Ewing, N.J. This additional location is expected to help meet growing demand in North America for highly stable, nat... 
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05/06/14FMC Corporation Announces First Quarter 2014 Results and Maintains Outlook for 2014
PHILADELPHIA, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First Quarter 2014 Highlights Businesses performed largely as expected with growth in Health and Nutrition and Minerals; Agricultural Solutions impacted unfavorably by weather Consolidated revenues up 3 percent to $942 million Agricultural Solutions segment earnings down 26 percent Health and Nutrition segment earnings up 17 percent Minerals segment earnings up 27 percent Consolidated adjusted earnings per share down 12 percent to $0.95... 
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05/05/14FMC Corporation's Mark Douglas to Speak at The BMO Capital Markets 2014 Farm to Market Conference - May 21, 2014
PHILADELPHIA, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that Mark Douglas, president, FMC Agricultural Solutions, will speak at The BMO Capital Markets 2014 Farm to Market Conference in New York City, on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at 8:30 a.m. ET.  Paul Graves, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will also attend the conference.  A live webcast will be available on the FMC Investor Relations website www.FMC.com. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com... 
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04/29/14FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 15 cents per share, payable on July 17, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 30, 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO) About FMC FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial, environmental, and consumer markets globally for more than a c... 
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03/31/14FMC Corporation Announces Dates for First Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) today announced it will release its first quarter 2014 earnings on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and the company's website at: http://www.fmc.com.  (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) The company will host a webcast conference call on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. ET that is open to the public via Internet broadcast and telephone. Internet bro... 
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03/18/14FMC Corporation Provides Updated Agricultural Solutions Segment Forecast for the First Quarter of 2014
PHILADELPHIA, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that the period of extended cold weather in North America is leading to a later than usual demand pattern for its crop protection products. For the full year, the company has not changed the outlook for its Agricultural Solutions segment. It continues to expect a mid-teens percent growth in revenues and operating profits in the segment. However, based on recently available information, the company now e... 
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03/10/14FMC Corporation Announces Separation into Two Independent Public Companies
New FMC will be comprised of FMC Agricultural Solutions and FMC Health and Nutrition segmentsFMC Minerals will be comprised of the current FMC Minerals segment, which includes the Alkali Chemicals and Lithium businessesPHILADELPHIA, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced plans to separate into two independent public companies, "New FMC," which will be comprised of FMC's Agricultural Solutions and Health and Nutrition segments and "FMC Minerals," which wil... 
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03/03/14FMC Corporation Completes Sale of Peroxygens Business to One Equity Partners
PHILADELPHIA, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) announced today the company has completed the sale of its Peroxygens business to affiliates of One Equity Partners, the private investment arm of J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., for approximately $200 million.  (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) "We're pleased that our former Peroxygens business is now in the capable hands of One Equity Partners where it can grow with focused attention and... 
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02/20/14FMC Corporation's Mark Douglas to Speak at Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2014 Global Agricultural Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) announced today that Mark Douglas, president, FMC Agricultural Solutions, will speak at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch – 2014 Global Agricultural Conference in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., on Wednesday, February 26, 2014, at 10:45 a.m. ET.  A live webcast will be available on the FMC Investor Relations website www.FMC.com. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) About FMC FMC Corporatio... 
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02/18/14FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 15 cents per share, payable on April 17, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 31, 2014. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) About FMC FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial, environmental, and consumer markets globally for more than... 
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02/10/14FMC Corporation Names Michael Seyfert Director of Government Affairs for Agricultural Solutions
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) has named Michael Seyfert as director of Government Affairs for FMC Agricultural Solutions.  Seyfert will lead the specialty chemical company's agricultural government affairs activities and will serve as the key agriculture liaison with policy makers, industry associations and other stakeholders in the federal government and associated agencies. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) Seyfert ... 
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02/05/14FMC Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results; Agricultural Solutions and Health and Nutrition Deliver Record Segment Earnings with Strong Outlook for 2014
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fourth Quarter 2013 Highlights Consolidated revenues up 24 percent to $1.1 billion Agricultural Solutions segment earnings up 24 percent Health and Nutrition segment earnings up 13 percent Minerals segment earnings down 18 percent Consolidated adjusted earnings per share up 36 percent to $1.05 per diluted share Full Year 2013 Highlights Consolidated revenues up 14 percent to $3.9 billion Agricultural Solutions segment earnin... 
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01/30/14FMC Corporation Announces Date of 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) announced today that its 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at 2 p.m. ET at the Top of the Tower, 1717 Arch Street, 50th Floor, Philadelphia, Pa., 19103. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) About FMC FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial, environmental, and consumer markets globally for more than a centu... 
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01/16/14FMC Corporation Initiates Litigation Against Summit Agro For Patent Infringement Of Sulfentrazone Herbicide
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) initiated litigation today against Summit Agro LLC and Summit North American Holdings Corporation in United States District Court in Wilmington, Del., seeking injunctive and monetary relief for Summit's infringement of an FMC patent covering production of FMC's sulfentrazone herbicide, which is marketed in the United States under the Spartan® and Authority® brands.   The complaint also alleges that Summit has engaged in unfai... 
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01/07/14FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Fourth Quarter 2013 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) today announced the following schedule for its fourth quarter 2013 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release:  Wednesday, February 5, 2014, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: www.fmc.com.   Webcast Conference Call: Thursday, February 6, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. ET.  The live call is open to the public via Internet broadcast and telephone. Inter... 
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12/13/13FMC Corporation Signs Definitive Agreement to Sell Peroxygens Business to One Equity Partners
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) has signed a definitive agreement to sell its Peroxygens business to affiliates of One Equity Partners, the private investment arm of J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.  The transaction, valued at approximately $200 million, is expected to close in the first quarter of 2014, subject to customary regulatory approvals and closing conditions. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO) In April, FMC simplifie... 
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12/13/13FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 13.5 cents per share, payable on January 16, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 31, 2013. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO) About FMC FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial, environmental, and consumer markets globally for mor... 
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11/26/13FMC Corporation's Paul Graves to Speak at Citi's 2013 Basic Materials Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that Paul Graves, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will speak at Citi's 2013 Basic Materials Conference in New York City, on Tuesday, December 3, 2013, at 1:40 p.m. ET.  A live webcast will be available on the FMC Investor Relations website at www.FMC.com/investorrelations. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical com... 
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11/15/13FMC Corporation Completes $400 Million Debt Offering
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that it has completed the sale of $400 million aggregate principal amount of its 4.100% Senior Notes due February 1, 2024, in an underwritten registered public offering. The Notes were sold pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement that FMC filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on November 2, 2012, and a prospectus supplement filed on November 13, 2013. FMC intends to use the net proce... 
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11/11/13FMC Corporation Donates $75,000 to Philippines Typhoon Relief Efforts through the American Red Cross
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced a disaster relief donation of $75,000 to the American Red Cross to support ongoing recovery efforts in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan.  FMC has seaweed processing operations in Cebu, Philippines, supporting its Health and Nutrition business, and an IT regional service center and business operations in Manila. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) "We are all shocked and... 
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10/31/13Brandywine Realty Trust and FMC Corporation Announce FMC Tower at Cira Centre® South
New Development Expands Gateway Between Center City Philadelphia and University City PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Brandywine Realty Trust (NYSE: BDN) and FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that they have executed a 253,000 square foot, 16-year lease transaction for the specialty chemical company's new global headquarters at Cira Centre® South, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The building, to be known as FMC Tower at Cira Centre® South, represents the last phase of... 
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10/28/13FMC Corporation Announces Third Quarter Results, Full-Year Outlook Driven by Agricultural Solutions Momentum
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Third Quarter 2013 Highlights Consolidated revenues up 16 percent to $957.4 million Consolidated adjusted earnings per share up 7 percent to $0.82 per diluted share Agricultural Solutions segment earnings up 13 percent Health and Nutrition segment earnings up 2 percent Minerals segment earnings down 20 percent 2013 Outlook Continued strong momentum in Agricultural Solutions expected to deliver 10th consecutive year of record... 
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10/07/13FMC Builds World-Class Platform for Biological Crop Protection with Global Strategic Alliance and Key Acquisition
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Strategic Alliance with Chr. Hansen Exclusive, global collaboration covering development and commercialization of biological crop protection products FMC and Chr. Hansen to provide scouting and screening of new microbes Chr. Hansen to provide scale up and fermentation manufacturing FMC to provide formulation, registration and product development expertise, as well as global market access Cooperation to develop new products, k... 
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09/24/13FMC Corporation Announces Election of K'Lynne Johnson to Board of Directors
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced the election of K'Lynne Johnson to the company's Board of Directors, effective September 23, 2013.  Johnson's election increases the board's size to 11 members. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) Johnson is CEO and president of Elevance Renewable Sciences, Inc., a Chicago-based global specialty chemicals company that transforms natural oils into high-performance, cost-effective a... 
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09/23/13FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its third quarter 2013 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release – Monday, October 28, 2013, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website – www.fmc.com. Webcast conference call – Tuesday, October 29, 2013, at 11 a.m. ET.  The live call is open to the public via Internet broadcast and telephone. Internet broadcast: ... 
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09/12/13FMC Corporation's Pierre Brondeau to Speak at Credit Suisse 26th Annual Chemical and Ag Science Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) announced today that Pierre Brondeau, president, chief executive officer and chairman of the board, will speak at the Credit Suisse 26th Annual Chemical and Ag Science Conference in New York City, on Thursday, September 19, 2013, at 8 a.m. ET. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) About FMC FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial, environmental, an... 
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09/09/13FMC Corporation Names Alisha Bellezza Investor Relations Director
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that Alisha Bellezza has been appointed director of Investor Relations.  In this role, Alisha will serve as the primary conduit for investor information to analysts, stockholders and potential investors.  She assumes the role from Andrew Sandifer, vice president, Strategic Development, who will continue to lead the company's strategic planning, business development, and mergers and acquisitions activities in ... 
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08/28/13FMC Corporation Acquires Rights to Develop and Sell Patented Fungicide in Key Global Markets
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Belchim Crop Protection granting an exclusive license to develop, register, manufacture and sell the patented fungicide valifenalate in mixtures in North America, Latin America and some select countries outside of the Americas. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO) "We are pleased to add another fungicide to our expanding suite of pat... 
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08/27/13125 Science Kits Donated to Philadelphia School District Teachers Through an FMC Employee Collection Drive
Materials will help teachers inspire the next Einsteins and Madame Curies PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundreds of 6th, 7th and 8th grade students in the Philadelphia School District will have the opportunity to do a "mystery powders" experiment, thanks to a two-week collection drive by FMC Corporation employees. Through a partnership with the Philadelphia Education Fund's Math + Science Coalition, 125 science kits will be delivered to Philadelphia School District teachers for ... 
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08/15/13FMC Corporation Names Linda Froelich Global Sustainability Director
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) has appointed Linda Froelich, director of Global Sustainability.  She will lead the specialty chemical company's corporate sustainability program, which is an integral component of FMC's Vision 2015 goals and long-term growth strategy.  (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO) Froelich has held a number of leadership and management roles in research and development, regulatory affairs and sustai... 
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08/15/13FMC Corporation Appoints Thomas Schneberger, Vice President, Global Business Director of Alkali Chemicals
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) has appointed Thomas Schneberger vice president, global business director of Alkali Chemicals.   He will manage the specialty chemical company's global alkali business, the leading producer of soda ash in North America. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO) Most recently, Schneberger was the Global Sustainability director where he led the successful development and implementation of FMC's cor... 
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08/12/13FMC Corporation Announces New Finance Leadership
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) today announced that Chuck Thomas has been elected vice president of Finance.  The company also has named Nicholas Pfeiffer corporate controller.  He will assume the position from Graham Wood, who will retire from FMC on October 1, 2013. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) Thomas brings 30 years of FMC finance experience to his new role, having most recently served as the Agricultural Soluti... 
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08/05/13FMC Corporation's Paul Graves to Speak at Jefferies 2013 Industrials Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) announced today that Paul Graves, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will speak at the Jefferies 2013 Industrials Conference in New York City, on Tuesday, August 13, 2013, at 2:30 p.m. ET.  A live webcast will be available on the FMC Investor Relations website. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industr... 
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07/29/13FMC Corporation Announces Second Quarter Results and Reaffirms Vision 2015 Outlook
PHILADELPHIA, July 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Second Quarter 2013 Highlights Consolidated revenues up 6 percent to $959.4 million Consolidated adjusted earnings up 2 percent to $0.94 per diluted share Agricultural Solutions segment earnings up 11 percent Health and Nutrition segment earnings flat; excluding M&A and Manufacturing Excellence program expenses, segment earnings up mid-single digits percent Minerals segment earnings down driven by smaller than expected increase i... 
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07/24/13FMC Corporation Acquires Leading High-Purity Omega-3 Concentrates Producer Epax
Acquisition strengthens FMC's presence in fast-growing nutraceuticals market, expands FMC Health and Nutrition business portfolio. PHILADELPHIA, July 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) today announced that it has acquired all of the shares of Epax Nutra Holding III AS (Norway) and Epax UK Holding III AS (United Kingdom)  (together, "Epax"), a leading manufacturer of high purity, premium grade Omega-3 fatty acid concentrates that are used in nutraceuticals, pharmaceu... 
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07/18/13FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, July 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 13.5 cents per share, payable on October 17, 2013, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2013. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO) FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial, environmental, and consumer markets globally for more than a cen... 
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07/16/13Survey Says Adults Should Encourage Science Students to be Curious, Best Science Teachers are Hands On
FMC collects classroom supplies to help teachers inspire the next Einsteins and Madame Curies PHILADELPHIA, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Parents and teachers don't always agree on their kids' education, but one thing is clear: curiosity is the most valuable trait for kids' success in the science classroom and a hands-on approach is the most valuable trait for science teachers' success. That's the findings of a pulse survey of FMC scientists and students, parents, and teachers in the Philadel... 
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07/08/13FMC Corporation Acquires Rights to Novel Bayer CropScience Crop Protection Product in United States and Canada
PHILADELPHIA, July 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) today announced that it has acquired exclusive rights to a patented, broad-spectrum crop protection product from Bayer CropScience.  FMC will develop and distribute the novel product for row crops in the United States and Canada. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) "This agreement to develop and market this promising new product highlights the increasing collaboration between FMC and Bayer Cro... 
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06/19/13FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Second Quarter 2013 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its second quarter 2013 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release:  Monday, July 29, 2013, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com. Webcast Conference Call: Tuesday, July 30, 2013, at 11:00 a.m. ET.  The live call is open to the public via Internet broadcast and telephone. Internet broadc... 
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06/17/13FMC Increases Soda Ash Prices
PHILADELPHIA, June 17, 2013 – FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective July 1, 2013, or as contract terms permit, it will increase off-list soda ash prices by $15.00/short ton for all grades of soda ash. The increase applies to both bulk and packaged products. This increase is necessary to recover cost increases and to support continued investment in the business. List prices will remain unchanged as stated below: Bulk Soda Ash List Prices ($/Ton, FOB Westvaco or Granger... 
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06/04/13FMC Corporation Releases 2012 Sustainability Report
PHILADELPHIA, June 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today the publication of its 2012 Sustainability Report, "Focused Forward," which follows the Global Reporting Initiative™ (GRI) guidelines to report economic, social and environmental performance. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) "We've made strong progress since pursuing a more strategic approach to sustainability at the enterprise level," said Pierre Brondeau, FMC president, C... 
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05/21/13Kimberly Johnson Named Vice President of Human Resources, Succeeds Retiring Executive Kenneth Garrett
PHILADELPHIA, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) has named Kimberly Johnson as vice president of Human Resources.  She succeeds Kenneth Garrett who will retire in August after a 23-year career with FMC. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) Johnson will lead the specialty chemical company's global human resources function with responsibility for talent, compensation, benefits and employee development.  She has served in numerous management and... 
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05/20/13FMC Corporation's Paul Graves to Speak at Goldman Sachs Basic Materials Conference 2013
PHILADELPHIA, May 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) announced today that Paul Graves, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will speak at the Goldman Sachs Basic Materials Conference 2013 in New York City, on Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 2:25 p.m. Eastern.  A live webcast will be available on the FMC Investor Relations website. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural... 
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04/30/13FMC Corporation Announces First Quarter Results and Realignment of Portfolio
-- First quarter 2013 revenue up 5 percent to $990.2 million, with adjusted operating profit up 10 percent and businesses performing largely as anticipated -- First quarter 2013 adjusted earnings up 13 percent to $1.10 per diluted share -- Realigning portfolio around three core platforms: FMC Agricultural Solutions, FMC Health and Nutrition, and FMC Minerals -- Exploring the divestiture of its Peroxygens business, including select Environmental Solutions product lines and related assets -- R... 
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04/24/13Shawn Whitman Joins FMC Corporation as Vice President of Government Affairs, Succeeds Retiring Industry Veteran Jerry Prout
PHILADELPHIA, April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) has named Shawn Whitman as vice president of Government Affairs.  He succeeds Jerry Prout who will retire in July after a 34-year career with FMC. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) Whitman will lead the specialty chemical company's global government affairs function and will serve as FMC's key liaison with policy makers, industry associations and other stakeholders in the federal governme... 
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04/23/13FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 13.5 cents per share, payable on July 18, 2013, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 28, 2013. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial, environmental and consumer markets globally for more than a century wi... 
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04/19/13FMC Corporation's Paul Graves to Speak at Wells Fargo Securities 2013 Industrial and Construction Conference
PHILADELPHIA, April 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) announced today that Paul Graves, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will speak at the Wells Fargo Securities 2013 Industrial and Construction Conference in New York City on Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at 3:50 p.m. ET.  A live webcast will be available on the FMC Investor Relations website. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company s... 
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04/03/13FMC Corporation Announces the Acquisition of Pectin Intellectual Property from Vigido AG, a Subsidiary of UniPektin Ingredients AG
PHILADELPHIA, April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) is pleased to announce the acquisition of pectin-related intellectual property developed by Vigido AG, a subsidiary of UniPektin Ingredients AG and the former exclusive marketer of the pectin products of Pectine Italia S.p.A., a company whose pectin business FMC acquired last year. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130403/PH87780LOGO ) The acquisition of Vigido AG's pectin know-how and customer data significan... 
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04/02/13Teachers Receive V.I.P. Treatment at the Philadelphia Science Festival and Summer Science Institute
$100,000 FMC Corporation grant funds free workshops, classroom resources, and Science Festival teachers' lounge PHILADELPHIA, April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time, the Philadelphia Science Festival will celebrate teachers with free professional development workshops, resources, and a teachers' lounge at its Science Carnival on the Parkway.  FMC Corporation is sponsoring these activities through its $100,000 "Teaching the Science of Curiosity" grant. (Logo:  http://photos.prnews... 
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03/21/13FMC Corporation Breaks Ground on New Thailand Microcrystalline Cellulose Integrated Manufacturing Facility
PHILADELPHIA, March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) broke ground today on its new world-class microcrystalline cellulose (MCC) manufacturing facility in Rayong, Thailand.  The company will invest more than $100 million in the region's first fully integrated colloidal MCC manufacturing and blending site to supply the growing Asia market with FMC's industry-leading MCC. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) "Today is very exciting for FMC as w... 
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03/21/13FMC Corporation Announces Dates for First Quarter 2013 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) today announced the following schedule for its first quarter 2013 earnings release and webcast conference call: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) Earnings Release: Tuesday, April 30, 2013, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com.   Webcast Conference Call: Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at 11:00 a.m. ET.  The live call is open to the... 
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03/05/13FMC Corporation's Andrew Sandifer to Speak at Gabelli & Company 4th Annual Specialty Chemicals and Ag Conference
PHILADELPHIA, March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) announced today that Andrew Sandifer, vice president, Strategic Development & Investor Relations will speak at the Gabelli & Company 4th Annual Specialty Chemicals & Ag Conference on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. ET at The Harvard Club in New York City.  A live webcast will be available on the FMC Investor Relations website. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) FMC Corp... 
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02/22/13FMC Corporation's Mark Douglas to Speak at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Agriculture Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that Mark Douglas, president, Agricultural Products Group will speak at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2013 Global Agriculture Conference in Miami, Florida, on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 3:45 p.m. Eastern.  A live webcast will be available on the FMC Investor Relations website. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO) FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company ser... 
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02/19/13FMC Corporation's Board Declares New Record Date for Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that the record date for its recently declared regular quarterly dividend of 13.5 cents per share payable on April 18, 2013, has been changed. The new record date is the close of business on March 28, 2013. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO) FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial, environmental and consumer markets globally for ... 
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02/18/13FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 13.5 cents per share, payable on April 18, 2013, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 29, 2013. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial, environmental and consumer markets globally for more than a century ... 
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02/06/13FMC Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2012 Results
-- Fourth quarter 2012 revenue up 10 percent to $1.0 billion, with adjusted operating profit up 19 percent, driven by record performance in Agricultural Products -- Fourth quarter 2012 adjusted earnings of $0.81 per diluted share, up 2 percent with year-on-year growth reflecting a change in the effective tax rate versus the prior-year quarter -- Full-year 2012 revenue up 11 percent to $3.7 billion, adjusted operating profit up 16 percent to $719 million -- Full-year 2012 adjusted earnings of ... 
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01/24/13FMC Corporation Signs Research and Development Collaboration Agreement for New Proprietary Biological Fungicides and Insecticides with Quimica Agronomica de Mexico
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today its Agricultural Products Group has entered into a research and development collaboration agreement for several proprietary biological pesticides from Quimica Agronomica de Mexico. The two companies will co-develop the new fungicides and insecticides for use globally. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) "This transaction marks another step forward in our effort... 
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01/22/13FMC Corporation Announces Date of 2013 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) announced today that its 2013 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. ET at the Chemical Heritage Foundation, 315 Chestnut Street, Ullyot Hall, Philadelphia, Pa., 19106. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO) FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with i... 
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01/09/13FMC Corporation Revises Dates for Fourth Quarter 2012 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following revised schedule for its fourth quarter 2012 earnings release and webcast conference call: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) Earnings Release: Wednesday, February 6, 2013, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com.   Webcast Conference Call: Thursday, February 7, 2013, at 11:... 
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12/11/12FMC Corporation's Board Increases Quarterly Dividend by 50 Percent
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 13.5 cents per share, payable on January 17, 2013, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 31, 2012.  This represents an increase of 4.5 cents per share, or 50 percent, over the dividend paid on October 18, 2012. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) "Today's announcement reflects our ... 
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12/11/12FMC on Growth Track to Double Sales and More than Double Earnings by 2015
Company Confirms Outlook at Investor Day to Meet or Exceed Aggressive Performance Targets as Part of Six-Year Vision 2015 Strategy PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) today announced the company is on track to meet or exceed aggressive performance targets as part of its Vision 2015 strategy to profitably double the company's size.  (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) At its 2012 Investor Day conference in... 
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12/06/12FMC Corporation Signs Licensing, Distribution and Services Agreements with GAT Microencapsulation AG
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Agricultural Products Group has signed a perpetual, global licensing agreement, along with distribution and services agreements with GAT Microencapsulation AG covering a range of advanced crop protection products and proprietary formulation technologies. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) Under the agreement, FMC will access GAT Microencapsulation AG's complete l... 
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11/19/12FMC Awards Funds to School Teachers to Inspire Science Lessons and Careers
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Students' cheers rang through the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University's auditorium as two teachers accepted $500 gift certificates to buy science equipment and materials courtesy of the FMC Corporation. The teachers were randomly selected during FMC's STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) Career Day, which was funded through a $25,000 grant from FMC. (Photo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121119/PH16042 ) (Logo:  htt... 
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11/05/12FMC Corporation Donates $75,000 to Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts through the American Red Cross
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) today announced a disaster relief donation of $75,000 to the American Red Cross to support ongoing efforts in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.  FMC has operations in the heavily impacted Mid-Atlantic region including the company's corporate headquarters in Philadelphia, global research center in Ewing, N.J., an FMC BioPolymer plant in Newark, Del., and an FMC BioPolymer distribution center in Harrisburg, Pa.  (L... 
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10/29/12FMC Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2012 Results
-- Sales of $902.4 million, up 5 percent from the prior-year period -- Adjusted earnings of $0.79 per diluted share, up 14 percent from the prior-year period -- Agricultural Products' segment earnings up 23 percent; Specialty Chemicals' segment earnings down 8 percent; Industrial Chemicals' segment earnings up 1 percent -- Fourth quarter 2012 outlook for adjusted earnings of $0.75 - $0.85 per diluted share -- Full-year 2012 outlook for adjusted earnings unchanged at $3.42 to $3.52 pe... 
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10/29/12FMC Corporation Announces Revised Schedule for Third Quarter 2012 Results
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced a revised schedule to report third quarter 2012 results due to the impact of Hurricane Sandy.  The company will report third quarter 2012 results at approximately 2:00 p.m. ET today via PR Newswire and on www.FMC.com.  The company will also release the script for the third quarter earnings webcast conference call that was previously scheduled for Tuesday, October 30.  (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com... 
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10/15/12FMC Lithium Announces Butyllithium, Specialty Organics and Metal Price Increases
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Lithium announced today that effective November 1, 2012, or as contracts permit, it will increase global pricing for n-butyllithium and s-butyllithium and all specialty organic products by 8 percent.  In addition, lithium metal pricing will increase by 10 percent.  Increases apply to all standard and non-standard pricing.   (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) "During 2012 continued raw material price pressure... 
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09/24/12FMC Corporation Signs Research and Development Collaboration Agreement for New Proprietary Fungicide from Isagro
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today it has entered into a research and development collaboration agreement for a new proprietary fungicide from Isagro S.p.A.  The two companies will co-develop the new broad spectrum fungicide for use globally. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO) "We are excited by the prospects for this new carboximide-class fungicide and the expansion of our fungicide portfolio," said Mark ... 
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09/21/12FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) today announced the following schedule for its third quarter 2012 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Monday, October 29, 2012, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: www.fmc.com.   Webcast Conference Call: Tuesday, October 30, 2012, at 11:00 a.m. ET.  The live call is open to the public via Internet broadcast and telephone. Inter... 
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09/19/12FMC Corporation Elects New Vice Presidents
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that its Board of Directors has elected six new corporate vice presidents. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) "FMC's exceptional performance during the last several years, and our recent success in executing an aggressive Vision 2015 growth strategy, is tied to the quality of our people and the capability of our leaders.  I believe we have the best of both, which is refl... 
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09/17/12FMC Corporation Announces New CFO, Appointment of New Business Group Presidents
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) today announced several executive leadership changes.  Paul Graves, who was previously partner and managing director at Goldman Sachs Group, has been appointed executive vice president and chief financial officer, effective October 1, 2012.  He will succeed Kim Foster, FMC executive vice president and CFO, who will retire at the end of the year.  Mark Douglas has been appointed president of the Agricultural Products Group,... 
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09/05/12FMC Corporation Forms Joint Venture with BCEER and BRISEA Group to Market Environmental Technologies in China
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC), BCEG Environmental Remediation Co., Ltd. (BCEER), and BRISEA Group, Inc., have signed a definitive agreement to form a joint venture to manufacture and market cost-effective, environmentally friendly products for soil and groundwater remediation in China.  (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO) By combining BCEER's leading position in China's remediation market and BRISEA's global re... 
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09/04/12FMC Corporation Names Eric W. Norris Lithium Division Manager
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today the appointment of Eric W. Norris as manager, Lithium Division.  (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) "Eric is a strong business leader and is ideally suited to lead this growing business," said Michael Wilson, president, FMC Specialty Chemicals Group.  "Since 2009, he has served as the Lithium Division global commercial director responsible for global sales, marketing... 
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08/01/12FMC Corporation Signs Agreement to Acquire Pectine Italia
Marks FMC's Entry into Pectin Market PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) announced today the company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the business assets of Pectine Italia S.p.A., a leading Italian-based manufacturer of pectin for the food ingredients market.  The acquisition marks FMC's entry into the pectin market, expanding the company's industry-leading portfolio of hydrocolloid texturants and stabilizers. (Logo:  http://photos.prnews... 
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07/31/12FMC Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2012 Results
-- Sales of $905.2 million, up 11 percent from the prior-year period -- Adjusted earnings of $0.92 per diluted share, up 20 percent from the prior-year period -- Agricultural Products' segment earnings up 18 percent; Specialty Chemicals' segment earnings down 6 percent; Industrial Chemicals' segment earnings up 18 percent -- Third quarter 2012 outlook for adjusted earnings of $0.70 - $0.80 per diluted share, a 9 percent increase from the prior-year period at midpoint of range -- Full-year 20... 
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07/24/12FMC Corporation Announces New Thailand Microcrystalline Cellulose Manufacturing Facility
PHILADELPHIA, July 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) today announced the company will invest more than $100 million in a new world class microcrystalline cellulose (MCC) manufacturing facility in Rayong, Thailand.  The new plant will ensure the company's long-term ability to supply the growing Asia market with its industry leading Avicel® colloidal MCC. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) "Today's announcement represents another major step i... 
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07/23/12FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, July 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 9 cents per share, payable on October 18, 2012, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 28, 2012. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial, environmental and consumer markets globally for more than a cent... 
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07/10/12FMC Increases Soda Ash Prices
PHILADELPHIA, July 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective August 1, 2012, or as contract terms permit, it will increase off-list soda ash prices by $10.00/short ton for all grades of soda ash. The increase applies to both bulk and packaged products. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) This increase is necessary to recover cost increases and to support continued investment in the business.  List prices will remain unchan... 
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07/09/12FMC Corporation's Bifenthrin Insecticide Reapproved in Europe
PHILADELPHIA, July 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) announced today the company's bifenthrin insecticide has been reapproved for use in the European Union by the  Standing Committee on the Food Chain and Animal Health.  FMC will begin immediately the process to reinstate bifenthrin registrations in all key member states. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) "We are very pleased that bifenthrin has been accepted for use in the Community and th... 
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07/02/12FMC Corporation Announces Revised Time for Second Quarter 2012 Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, July 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) today announced a revised schedule for its second quarter 2012 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Tuesday, July 31, 2012, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: www.fmc.com. Webcast Conference Call: Wednesday, August 1, 2012, at 10:00 a.m. ET.  The live call is open to the public via Internet broadcast and telephone. Internet broadcast: www... 
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06/26/12FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, June 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its second quarter 2012 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Tuesday, July 31, 2012, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: www.fmc.com. Webcast Conference Call: Wednesday, August 1, 2012, at 11:00 a.m. ET.  The live call is open to the public via Internet broadcast and telephone. Internet br... 
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06/13/12FMC Corporation Acquires Phytone, Ltd., a Leading European Natural Colors Business
PHILADELPHIA, June 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) announced today the acquisition of Phytone Ltd., a leading natural colors producer based in the United Kingdom.  Phytone's natural products and formulations are used by global customers in the food, beverage, personal care and nutrition sectors. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) "This acquisition underscores our commitment to grow FMC's new natural colors portfolio, and ... 
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05/17/12FMC Environmental Solutions Featured in 54 Papers at Battelle Conference on Remediation, 2012
PHILADELPHIA, May 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its soil and groundwater remediation technologies will be featured in more than 50 professional papers and poster sessions being presented at the upcoming International Conference on Remediation of Chlorinated and Recalcitrant Compounds.  The signature conference, organized by Battelle, attracts more than 1,600 scientists, engineers, regulators, and other environmental professionals. The ... 
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05/02/12FMC Corporation Launches Environmental Solutions Division
Creates unified global platform for environmental technologies PHILADELPHIA, May 2, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) announced today the launch of FMC Environmental Solutions, a new division that integrates the company's portfolio of proprietary products and specialty solutions that prevent or remediate contamination of air, soil and water. The announcement marks an increased focus and investment in the growing multi-billion dollar global market for cost-sustainable an... 
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05/02/12FMC Corporation Assigns Investor Relations to Andrew Sandifer
PHILADELPHIA, May 2, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that Andrew Sandifer, vice president, Corporate Planning and Development, is assuming responsibility for investor relations. Sandifer will continue to lead the company's strategic planning, business development and mergers and acquisitions as part of this expanded role. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) "We are pleased to have an executive of Andrew's caliber and ... 
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04/30/12FMC Corporation Announces First Quarter 2012 Results
First quarter 2012 adjusted earnings of $1.94 per diluted share up 30 percent on revenue increase of 18 percent Agricultural Products' segment earnings up 29 percent; Specialty Chemicals' segment earnings down 1 percent; Industrial Chemicals' segment earnings up 19 percent Second quarter 2012 outlook for adjusted earnings of $1.65 to $1.85 per diluted share, a 14 percent increase at midpoint of range Full-year 2012 outlook for adjusted earnings of $6.80 to $7.05 per diluted share, a 16 perc... 
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04/25/12FMC Corporation Releases 2011 Sustainability Report
PHILADELPHIA, April 25, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) announced today publication of its 2011 Sustainability Report, "We've Made a Choice," the company's first sustainability report that includes an index to Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) indicators. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) "Sustainability has long been a quiet part of FMC's business practices and operating philosophy," said Pierre Brondeau, FMC president, CEO and chai... 
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04/24/12FMC Corporation's Board Declares Stock Split, Announces Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, April 24, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) announced today its Board of Directors declared a two-for-one split of its common stock to be effected in the form of a distribution payable on May 24, 2012, to shareholders of record of its common stock as of the close of business on May 11, 2012. Trading in the common stock will begin on a post-split adjusted basis on May 25, 2012. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) The Board'... 
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04/03/12FMC Corporation Announces Dates for First Quarter 2012 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, April 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) today announced the following schedule for its first quarter 2012 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Monday, April 30, 2012, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com.   Webcast Conference Call: Tuesday, May 1, 2012, at 11:00 a.m. ET.  The live call is open to the public via Internet broadcast and telephone. Intern... 
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03/14/12FMC Corporation Opens New Singapore Technical Center
Site Includes Advanced Food Laboratory for FMC BioPolymer Business PHILADELPHIA, March 14, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) recently opened its new Singapore Technical Center in Singapore Science Park 2. The facility, which features a state-of-the-art food laboratory, will serve the technology and formulation needs of FMC's growing food and beverage customers in Singapore and throughout Southeast Asia. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) ... 
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03/07/12FMC Corporation CEO Addresses Winning 'Differentiator Strategy' at Credit Suisse Global Ag Productivity Conference
Unique Business Strategy Propels FMC Agricultural Products to Eight Consecutive Years of Record Earnings PHILADELPHIA, March 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) president, CEO and chairman, Pierre Brondeau, this week discussed a unique 'differentiator strategy' that has helped FMC Agricultural Products lead the industry in profitability and deliver eight consecutive years of record earnings.  Brondeau made his remarks at the Credit Suisse 17th Annual Global Ag Produc... 
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03/05/12FMC and Kumiai Sign Agreement to Evaluate New Herbicide Technology
PHILADELPHIA, March 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) and Kumiai Chemical Industry Co., Ltd., today announced that they have entered into an exclusive global agreement to evaluate a new herbicide discovered by Kumiai for potential global development and commercialization. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) Kumiai and Ihara Chemical Industry Co., Ltd., discovered the chemistry in their research labs and are partnering wit... 
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02/21/12FMC Signs Agreements for Exclusive Access to New Insecticide and Research Collaboration
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today it has entered into exclusive technology license and commercialization agreements with East China University of Science and Technology (ECUST) and Shanghai Shengnong Pesticide Co. Ltd. (SSPC).  The three parties will develop and commercialize a new insecticide active ingredient.  It was invented at ECUST and licensed by manufacturer SSPC.  FMC will have exclusive global development and commercialization rig... 
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02/17/12FMC Corporation Authorizes $250 Million of Share Repurchases and Increases Quarterly Dividend by 20 Percent
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors authorized the repurchase of up to an additional $250 million of the company's common shares.  The company's Board also declared a regular quarterly dividend of 18 cents per share, payable on April 19, 2012, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 30, 2012.  This represents an increase of 3 cents per share, or 20 percent, over the dividend declared on December... 
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02/08/12FMC Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter 2011 Results
Fourth quarter 2011 adjusted earnings of $1.58 per diluted share up 44 percent; revenue increase of 17 percent excluding prior-year impact of exited businesses Agricultural Products' segment earnings up 17 percent; Specialty Chemicals' segment earnings up 11 percent; Industrial Chemicals' segment earnings up 47 percent First quarter 2012 outlook for adjusted earnings of $1.70 to $1.90 per diluted share, a 21 percent increase at midpoint of range Full-year 2012 outlook for adjusted ear... 
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02/07/12FMC Signs Exclusive Agreement for Access to New Patented Fungicide
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today it has signed an exclusive distribution and development agreement with Consumo em Verde (CEV), Biotecnologia das Plantas, S.A. of Portugal for the unique patented fungicidal active ingredient blad, which has a new mode of action.  FMC Agricultural Products Group will develop and market the fungicide in the United States and Canada as Problad Plus™ for all crop and non-crop uses. (Logo:  http://photos.prne... 
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01/20/12FMC Corporation Announces Date of 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Tuesday, April 24, 2012, at 2:00 p.m. ET at Top of the Tower, 1717 Arch Street, 50th Floor, Philadelphia, Pa., 19103. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO) FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solution... 
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01/17/12FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Fourth Quarter 2011 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its fourth quarter 2011 earnings release and webcast conference call: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) Earnings Release: Wednesday, February 8, 2012, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com. Webcast Conference Call: Thursday, February 9, 2012, at 11:00 a.m. ET.  The live call is open... 
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12/22/11FMC Corporation Names Kenneth A. Gedaka Vice President, Corporate Communications
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced the appointment of Kenneth A. Gedaka as vice president, Corporate Communications.  (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) "Ken is a seasoned communications leader with nearly 25 years of public relations experience in the chemical industry," said Pierre Brondeau, FMC president, CEO and chairman.  "He brings to FMC an impressive track record in corporate, business, and employee co... 
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12/20/11FMC Corporation Celebrates 80 Years on New York Stock Exchange
  PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today marked the company's 80th year of listing on the New York Stock Exchange with the ringing of The Closing Bell(SM) by Pierre Brondeau, FMC president, CEO and chairman. FMC listed on the NYSE on April 23, 1931, as the Food Machinery Corporation.   (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) "Our leaders came to the New York Stock Exchange 80 years ago to access th... 
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12/16/11FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 15 cents per share, payable on January 19, 2012, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 30, 2011. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovat... 
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12/06/11FMC Acquires Rovral® and Sportak® Fungicides From Bayer CropScience
Acquisition strengthens FMC Agricultural Products' fungicide platform, streamlines Bayer CropScience portfolio. PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that it has acquired Rovral® iprodione and Sportak® prochloraz fungicides from Bayer CropScience.  The transaction includes the use of these two fungicide families and their product trademarks for agricultural use outside of Europe. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/201111... 
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11/22/11FMC Corporation Completes $300 Million Debt Offering; Announces Share Repurchases
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that it has completed the sale of $300 million aggregate principal amount of its 3.95% Senior Notes due February 1, 2022, in an underwritten registered public offering. The offering was made pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement FMC filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on February 25, 2010, and a prospectus supplement filed on November 17, 2011, in which FMC stated its ... 
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11/21/11FMC Corporation Acquires Adventus Intellectual Property Inc.
Strengthens FMC's portfolio of environmental remediation technologies PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today the company has acquired the assets of Adventus Intellectual Property from Covington Capital Corporation and VentureLink Innovation Fund Inc.  Adventus has a portfolio of specialty remediation technologies used in soil and ground water. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111101/NE97440LOGO ) "Adventus presents an exceptional op... 
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11/17/11FMC Corporation Prices $300 Million Debt Offering
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that it priced $300 million aggregate principal amount of its 3.95% Senior Notes due February 1, 2022, in an underwritten registered public offering.  The offering is being made pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement FMC filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on February 25, 2010, and is expected to close on November 22, 2011, subject to customary closing conditions.  FMC... 
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10/31/11FMC Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2011 Results
-- Third quarter 2011 adjusted earnings of $1.39 per diluted share up 18 percent; revenue increase of 16 percent excluding prior-year impact of exited businesses -- Agricultural Products' segment earnings up 8 percent; Specialty Chemicals' segment earnings up 1 percent; Industrial Chemicals' segment earnings up 20 percent -- Fourth quarter 2011 outlook for adjusted earnings of $1.30 to $1.40 per diluted share, a 23 percent increase at midpoint of range -- Full-year 2011 outlook for adjusted... 
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10/26/11FMC Corporation Signs Agreement to Acquire Natural Color and Health Ingredients Innovator South Pole Biogroup
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire South Pole Biogroup Ltda., a Chilean-based natural color and specialty nutrition ingredients manufacturer. The acquisition further expands FMC's portfolio of naturally sourced specialty products used in the food, beverage, personal care, nutrition and pharmaceutical markets. "South Pole Biogroup is an innovation leader in the natural co... 
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10/11/11FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its third quarter 2011 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Monday, October 31, 2011, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com. Webcast Conference Call: Tuesday, November 1, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The live call is open to the public via Internet broadcast and t... 
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10/06/11FMC Corporation Completes Acquisition of RheinPerChemie European Persulfates Business
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today the company has completed its acquisition of the European persulfates business of RheinPerChemie GmbH from Unionchimica SpA. The acquisition strengthens FMC Peroxygens' global reach and immediately broadens the company's product portfolio for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. "This is an excellent business that allows us to globalize our specialty peroxygens franchises in environmental, elect... 
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09/29/11FMC Increases Soda Ash Prices
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective November 1, 2011, or as contract terms permit, it will increase both list and off-list soda ash prices by $15.00/short ton for all grades of soda ash. The increase applies to both bulk and packaged products and is in addition to the $20/short ton off-list increase previously announced as effective July 1, 2011. List prices will change as stated below: ... 
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09/22/11FMC, Church & Dwight and TATA Chemicals Announce Air Pollution Control Joint Venture
PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation, Church & Dwight Co., Inc., and TATA Chemicals (Soda Ash) Partners have signed a definitive agreement to form a partnership to manufacture and market sodium-based, dry sorbents for air pollution control in electric utility and industrial boiler operations. The sorbents, primarily sodium bicarbonate and trona, are used by coal-fired utilities to remove harmful pollutants, such as acid gases, in flue-gas treatment proce... 
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09/08/11FMC Corporation Specialty Chemicals President to Address KeyBanc Capital Markets Basic Materials Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that D. Michael Wilson, president, FMC Specialty Chemicals Group, will be presenting at the KeyBanc Capital Markets Basic Materials Conference in Boston, Mass., on September 14, 2011. The presentation slides used at the conference will be available on FMC Corporation's Investor Relations web site at www.fmc.com/investorrelations. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricu... 
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08/31/11FMC Corporation and Marrone Bio Innovations Sign Development and Distribution Agreement for Regalia® Maxx Biofungicide in Latin America
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today its Agricultural Products Group has signed an exclusive development and distribution agreement for Marrone Bio Innovations (MBI) Regalia® Maxx biofungicide in Latin America. Regalia Maxx is a biological product that protects plants by triggering their natural defense systems to combat several bacterial and fungal diseases. "We believe Regalia Maxx is an outstanding biological product and are v... 
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08/23/11FMC Corporation Announces Exclusive Global Development and Supply Agreements for Chr. Hansen Biological Products
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today its Agricultural Products Group has entered into two exclusive agreements covering global development and supply of Chr. Hansen biological products for agricultural and ornamental markets. FMC will begin commercialization this year of Chr. Hansen's Nemix bacillus product in Brazil and start development for new biological standalone and combination products in the Americas and key agricultural marke... 
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08/05/11FMC Corporation Executes $1.5 Billion Credit Agreement
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today it has executed a new $1.5 billion unsecured credit agreement with a group of lenders. Loans under the facility can be used for general corporate purposes. The agreement has an option to increase the amount available to $2.25 billion and has a five-year term with the option to extend the maturity for up to an additional two years. The new credit facility replaces two existing unsecured credit agre... 
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08/01/11FMC Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2011 Results
-- Second quarter 2011 adjusted earnings of $1.53 per diluted share up 18 percent; Revenue increase of 9 percent excluding prior-year impact of exited businesses -- Agricultural Products' segment earnings up 18 percent; Specialty Chemicals' segment earnings up 10 percent; Industrial Chemicals' segment earnings up 21 percent -- Full-year 2011 outlook for adjusted earnings of $5.60 to $5.80 per diluted share raises midpoint of range versus previous outlook; 2011 outlook for adjusted earnings g... 
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07/28/11FMC Corporation Forms New Argentine Agrochemical Distribution Joint Venture
PHILADELPHIA, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) announced today its Agricultural Products Group has entered into a joint venture agreement to form a new Argentine agrochemical distribution company named Ruralco Soluciones SA. FMC's partners in Ruralco are well-established agrochemical dealers previously associated with Argentine distributor Agropecuaria del Litoral. An FMC subsidiary will own 50 percent of the joint venture company, which recently commenced com... 
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07/27/11FMC Corporation Signs Agreement to Acquire RheinPerChemie European Persulfates Business
PHILADELPHIA, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today the company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the European persulfates business of RheinPerChemie GmbH from Unionchimica SpA. The acquisition will strengthen FMC Peroxygens' global reach by establishing a market position for persulfates in Europe. "We are extremely pleased with the first step of our Vision 2015 strategy that will allow us to globalize our specialty peroxygens ... 
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07/22/11FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 15 cents per share, payable on October 20, 2011, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2011. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. The c... 
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07/05/11FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Second Quarter 2011 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its second quarter 2011 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Monday, August 1, 2011, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com. Webcast Conference Call: Tuesday, August 2, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The live call is open to the public via Internet broadcast and telep... 
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06/23/11FMC Lithium Announces Global Price Increases
CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Lithium announced today that effective July 1, 2011, or as contracts permit, it will increase prices 20 percent for lithium carbonate and between 15 and 25 percent, depending on product grade, for a range of lithium products, including lithium hydroxide, lithium chloride, specialty lithium salts and lithium battery metal. "This price increase is necessary to support continued investment in our operations as well as to offset cost ... 
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06/10/11FMC Starts Design Work to Add Capacity to Wyoming Soda Ash Facility
PHILADELPHIA, June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Wyoming announced today the company has engaged CH2MHill for the process design and detailed engineering package of a second phase of capacity addition at FMC's Granger, Wyo., soda ash facility. The first phase of the Granger recommissioning will be completed by July 1, 2011, producing at a rate of 500,000 tons per year. FMC expects to request approval for the expansion project from FMC's board of directors in 2011. If approved, the secon... 
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06/03/11FMC Increases Soda Ash Prices
PHILADELPHIA, June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective July 1, 2011, or as contract terms permit, it will increase off-list soda ash prices by $20.00/short ton for all grades of soda ash. The increase applies to both bulk and packaged products. This increase is necessary to recover cost increases and to support continued investment in the business. List prices will remain unchanged as stated below: ... 
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05/31/11U.S. Supreme Court Denies Review of EPA Decision on Carbofuran Domestic Tolerances
PHILADELPHIA, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --The U.S. Supreme Court today denied a petition by FMC Corporation and three national grower groups for review of a lower appellate court ruling which had upheld the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) decision to deny an administrative hearing on the revocation of domestic tolerances for carbofuran. "We are greatly disappointed by the U.S. Supreme Court's decision not to review the lower court's ruling on EPA's actions, which sets a b... 
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05/27/11FMC Corporation Elects Eduardo E. Cordeiro and William H. Powell to Board of Directors
PHILADELPHIA, May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that Eduardo E. Cordeiro and William H. Powell have been elected to the company's board of directors, effective June 1, 2011. Mr. Cordeiro, age 44, is executive vice president and chief financial officer of Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT), a global specialty chemicals and performance materials company and the world's top producer of carbon black. He joined Cabot in 1998 and has held several corpo... 
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05/18/11FMC Corporation CFO to address Goldman Sachs Basic Materials Conference
PHILADELPHIA, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that W. Kim Foster, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will be presenting at the Goldman Sachs Basic Materials Conference in New York, on May 24, 2011 at 11:45 a.m. ET. Mr. Foster will provide an overview of FMC Corporation and discuss the company's strategy for sustained profitable growth. The presentation slides will be available on FMC Corporation's Investor Relations web sit... 
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05/02/11FMC Corporation Announces First Quarter 2011 Results
- First quarter 2011 adjusted earnings of $1.49 per diluted share up 10 percent on revenue increase of 10 percent excluding prior-year impact of exited businesses - Agricultural Products' segment earnings up 8 percent; Specialty Chemicals' segment earnings up 10 percent; Industrial Chemicals' segment earnings up 17 percent - Full-year 2011 outlook for adjusted earnings raised to $5.50 to $5.80 per diluted share PHILADELPHIA, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC)... 
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04/28/11FMC Corporation Announces Dates for First Quarter 2011 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its first quarter 2011 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Monday, May 2, 2011, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com. Webcast Conference Call: Tuesday, May 3, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The live call is open to the public via Internet broadcast and telephone. I... 
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04/26/11FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 15 cents per share, payable on July 21, 2011, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 30, 2011. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. The company e... 
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04/15/11FMC Increases Soda Ash Prices in South Africa
PHILADELPHIA, April 15, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective immediately, or as contract terms permit, it will increase the price of its Grade 260 "dense" soda ash sold to South African customers by $30 per metric ton and will increase the price of its Grade 100 "light" soda ash sold to South African customers by $50 per metric ton. This increase is necessary for FMC to recover increasing costs and continue to invest in its operations as the globa... 
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04/14/11FMC Corporation Completes Expansion of Microcrystalline Cellulose Plant in Cork, Ireland
PHILADELPHIA, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the company has completed expansion of its microcrystalline cellulose (MCC) plant in Cork, Ireland. Production from the final phase of the expansion began in March and increases FMC's global capacity by 25 percent for food and pharmaceutical grade MCC. "This expansion will assure FMC's ability to supply high-quality product and service levels to customers as MCC demand continues to grow," said... 
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03/29/11FMC Corporation Announces Dates for First Quarter 2011 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its first quarter 2011 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Monday, May 2, 2011, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com. Webcast Conference Call: Tuesday, May 3, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The live call is open to the public via Internet broadcast and telephone. ... 
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02/18/11FMC Corporation Authorizes $250 Million of Share Repurchases and Increases Quarterly Dividend by 20 Percent
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors authorized the repurchase of up to an additional $250 million of the company's common shares. The company's Board also declared a regular quarterly dividend of 15 cents per share, payable on April 21, 2011, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 31, 2011. This represents an increase of 2.5 cents per share, or 20 percent, over the dividend declared on ... 
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02/07/11FMC Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter 2010 Results
- Fourth quarter 2010 earnings up 14 percent to $1.07 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges on revenue increase of 12 percent - Agricultural Products' segment earnings up 32 percent; Specialty Chemicals' segment earnings up 15 percent; Industrial Chemicals' segment earnings down 13 percent - Full-year 2011 outlook for adjusted earnings of $5.35 to $5.75 per diluted share PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today re... 
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01/21/11FMC Corporation Announces Date of 2011 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its 2011 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at 2:00 p.m. ET at Top of the Tower, 1717 Arch Street, 50th Floor, Philadelphia, Pa., 19103. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. The company employs... 
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01/07/11FMC Increases Soda Ash Production Capacity in Response to Strong Export Demand
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that it will restart its Granger production facility by July 1, 2011, in response to strong export demand for soda ash. FMC temporarily suspended production at the Granger facility in 2009 due to reduced export demand caused by the global economic downturn. Since then, U.S. export markets have recovered much faster than the U.S. domestic market. In fact, FMC expects U.S. export statistics to show re... 
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01/04/11FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Fourth Quarter 2010 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its fourth quarter 2010 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Monday, February 7, 2011, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com/. Webcast Conference Call: Tuesday, February 8, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The live call is open to the public via Internet broadcast and telephone. ... 
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01/04/11FMC Corporation Announces Executive Leadership Assignments
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) has announced new executive leadership assignments for the company's specialty and industrial chemicals businesses, effective immediately. D. Michael Wilson was named president, Specialty Chemicals Group, which includes the FMC BioPolymer and Lithium divisions. Wilson will also have responsibility for the company's corporate environmental group and corporate sustainability initiative. Wilson was most recently v... 
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12/17/10FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 12.5 cents per share, payable on January 20, 2011, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 31, 2010. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. The c... 
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11/30/10FMC Corporation Announces Closure of Foret Phosphates Plant in Huelva, Spain
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today the company will cease operations at its Foret phosphates plant in Huelva, Spain, by December 31, 2010. The closure is due to a Spanish judicial ruling that prohibits Foret from adding gypsum to storage stacks near the Huelva site after December 31, 2010. Gypsum is a byproduct of phosphoric acid production at the front end of the plant. Phosphoric acid is used to make sodium and calcium phosphates... 
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10/27/10FMC Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2010 Results
Third quarter 2010 earnings up 28 percent to $1.14 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges on revenue increase of 8 percent Agricultural Products' segment earnings up 27 percent; Specialty Chemicals' segment earnings up 15 percent; Industrial Chemicals segment earnings up 45 percent Full-year 2010 outlook of $4.70 to $4.80 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges, a 14 percent increase versus prior year at midpoint of range PHILADELPHIA,... 
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09/30/10FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Third Quarter 2010 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Sept 30, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its third quarter 2010 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Wednesday, October 27, 2010, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com/. Webcast Conference Call: Thursday, October 28, 2010, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The live call is open to the public via Internet broadcast and telephone. ... 
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09/20/10FMC Increases Soda Ash Prices
PHILADELPHIA, Sept 20, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective November 1, 2010, or as contract terms permit, it will increase off-list soda ash prices by $10.00/short ton for all grades of soda ash. The increase applies to both bulk and packaged products and is in addition to the $10/short ton off-list increase previously announced as effective July 1, 2010. List prices will remain unchanged as stated below: Bulk Soda Ash List ... 
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09/15/10Pierre Brondeau Elected Chairman of FMC Corporation
PHILADELPHIA, Sept 15, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that Pierre Brondeau, FMC president and chief executive officer, has been elected chairman of the board, effective Oct. 1, 2010. Mr. Brondeau succeeds William G. Walter, who retired earlier this year from FMC and will retire from the board of directors on Sept. 30, 2010, as part of the company's normal succession plan. Mr. Brondeau, age 53, became president and chief executive officer for FMC ... 
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09/07/10FMC Corporation Announces Development and Distribution Agreement for New Herbicide from Kumiai and Ihara
PHILADELPHIA, Sept 07, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC (NYSE: FMC) announced today that it has entered into a development and distribution agreement with Kumiai Chemical Industry Co., Ltd., and Ihara Chemical Industry Co., Ltd., for access to the new herbicide pyroxasulfone for use in combination with FMC's fluthiacet-methyl herbicide. FMC acquired fluthiacet-methyl from Kumiai earlier this year. Both herbicides are effective on glyphosate-resistant weeds. Pyroxasulfone is a new molecul... 
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07/28/10FMC Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2010 Results
- Second quarter 2010 earnings up 16 percent to $1.28 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges on revenue increase of 11 percent - Full-year 2010 outlook raised to $4.55 to $4.80 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges, a 13 percent increase versus prior year at midpoint of range - Third quarter 2010 earnings outlook of $1.00 to $1.15 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges, a 21 percent increase versus prior ... 
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07/23/10FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, July 23, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 12.5 cents per share, payable on October 21, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2010. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. The... 
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07/23/10FMC Responds to U.S. Appeals Court Rulings on Carbofuran; Court Overturns Revocation of Import Tolerances
PHILADELPHIA, July 23, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit today ordered the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to reinstate import tolerances for carbofuran for rice, bananas, coffee and sugar cane. Although the court did not endorse EPA's views on the safety of carbofuran, for procedural reasons it did not overturn the agency's decision to deny an administrative hearing regarding revocation of domestic tolerances. FMC Corporation, the U.S. re... 
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06/29/10FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Second Quarter 2010 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, June 29, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its second quarter 2010 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Wednesday, July 28, 2010, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com/. Webcast Conference Call: Thursday, July 29, 2010, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The live call is open to the public via Internet broadcast and telephone. Int... 
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06/15/10FMC Corporation Acquires Herbicide from Kumiai and Ihara
PHILADELPHIA, June 15, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today it has acquired the herbicide fluthiacet-methyl from Kumiai Chemical Industry Co., Ltd., and Ihara Chemical Industry Co., Ltd., both of Tokyo. FMC has been distributing fluthiacet-methyl in the United States under the brand name Cadet(R) herbicide and will now develop the herbicide globally. Fluthiacet-methyl is a broad-spectrum herbicide currently registered for early postemergence use on corn, s... 
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05/24/10FMC Increases Soda Ash Prices
PHILADELPHIA, May 24, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective July 1, 2010, or as contract terms permit, it will increase off-list soda ash prices by $10.00/short ton for all grades of soda ash. The increase applies to both bulk and packaged products. This increase is necessary to recover cost increases and to support continued investment in the business. List prices will remain unchanged as stated below: Bulk Soda Ash List P... 
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05/03/10FMC Corporation Announces First Quarter 2010 Results
--First quarter 2010 earnings up 10 percent to $1.34 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges - Agricultural Products segment earnings of $92.8 million level with prior-year quarter - Specialty Chemicals segment earnings of $40.8 million up 7 percent - Industrial Chemicals segment earnings of $34.5 million up 51 percent --Full-year 2010 outlook raised to $4.45 to $4.80 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges PHILADELPHIA, May 3, 20... 
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04/27/10FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, April 27, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 12.5 cents per share, payable on July 15, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 30, 2010. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. The company ... 
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04/22/10FMC Corporation Announces Dates for First Quarter 2010 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, April 22, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its first quarter 2010 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Monday, May 3, 2010, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com/. Webcast Conference Call: Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The live call is open to the public via Internet broadcast and telephone. Internet broadcast: h... 
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02/19/10FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, Feb 19, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 12.5 cents per share, payable on April 15, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 31, 2010. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. The company e... 
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02/08/10President and CEO Purchases $1 Million of FMC Common Stock
PHILADELPHIA, Feb 08, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported that Pierre Brondeau, FMC president and chief executive officer, recently purchased $1 million of FMC common stock in open market transactions. Regarding the transactions, Mr. Brondeau said, "This purchase underscores the confidence I have in FMC's future. We have a well-defined strategy for profitable growth and an attractive portfolio of businesses. These factors, when coupled with our strong fin... 
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02/04/10FMC Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter 2009 Results
PDF format -- Fourth quarter 2009 earnings of $0.94 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges -- Agricultural Products segment earnings of $46.8 million increased 39 percent -- Specialty Chemicals segment earnings of $40.1 million increased 14 percent -- Industrial Chemicals segment earnings of $32.7 million declined 39 percent -- Full-year 2010 outlook of $4.35 to $4.75 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges PHILADELPHIA, Feb... 
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01/22/10FMC Corporation Announces Date of 2010 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
PHILADELPHIA, Jan 22, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its 2010 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Tuesday, April 27, 2010, at 2:00 p.m. ET at Top of the Tower, 1717 Arch Street, 50th Floor, Philadelphia, Pa., 19103. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. The company employs ov... 
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01/13/10FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Fourth Quarter 2009 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Jan 13, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its fourth quarter 2009 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Thursday, February 4, 2010, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com. Webcast Conference Call: Friday, February 5, 2010, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The live call is open to the public via Internet broadcast and telephone.... 
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12/18/09FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, Dec 18, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 12.5 cents per share, payable on January 21, 2010, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 31, 2009. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality produc... 
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11/25/09FMC Corporation Executives to Address Investors at December Conferences
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that it will be presenting at two investor conferences in December at which its executives will provide an overview of FMC and an outlook for its businesses. W. Kim Foster, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will be presenting at Citi's 2nd Annual Basic Materials Symposium in New York City on Tuesday, December 1, 2009, at 1:00 p.m. ET. William G. Walter, chairm... 
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11/06/09FMC Corporation Names Pierre Brondeau President and Chief Executive Officer
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that Pierre Brondeau has been named President and Chief Executive Officer succeeding William G. Walter, effective January 1, 2010. Mr. Brondeau has also been elected to the company's board of directors, effective January 1, 2010. Mr. Walter will continue as the Chairman of the Board until his normal retirement date of October 1, 2010. Mr. Brondeau, age 52, retired from Dow Chemical Company i... 
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10/30/09FMC Corporation Plans Legal Challenge to EPA Decision to Deny Administrative Hearing on Carbofuran
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the company plans to challenge the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) decision to deny an administrative hearing on the agency's action to revoke all U.S. food tolerances for carbofuran insecticide. The company and a group of U.S. crop commodity associations will take legal action in U.S. federal court. "EPA's unprecedented attempt to deny any review of its science deprives the registrant... 
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10/28/09FMC Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2009 Results
- Third quarter 2009 earnings of $0.89 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges - Full-year 2009 outlook narrowed to $4.05 to $4.15 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges PHILADELPHIA, October 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported net income of $28.0 million, or $0.38 per diluted share, in the third quarter of 2009, versus net income of $80.0 million, or $1.05 per diluted share, in the third quarter... 
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10/16/09FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Third Quarter 2009 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its third quarter 2009 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Wednesday, October 28, 2009, after the stock market close via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com. Webcast Conference Call: Thursday, October 29, 2009, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The live call is open to the public via Internet bro... 
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08/17/09FMC Increases Soda Ash Prices
PHILADELPHIA, Aug 17, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective October 1, 2009, or as contract terms permit, it will increase off-list soda ash prices by $10.00/short ton for all grades of soda ash. The increase applies to both bulk and packaged products. This increase is necessary to recover cost increases and to support continued investment in the business. List prices will remain unchanged as stated below: Bulk Soda Ash ... 
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07/29/09FMC Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results
- Second quarter 2009 earnings of $1.10 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges - Full-year 2009 outlook revised to $4.00 to $4.20 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges PHILADELPHIA, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported net income of $69.3 million, or $0.94 per diluted share, in the second quarter of 2009, versus net income of $84.4... 
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07/24/09FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, July 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 12.5 cents per share, payable on October 15, 2009, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2009. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. ... 
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07/14/09FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Second Quarter 2009 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, July 14, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its second quarter 2009 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Wednesday, July 29, 2009, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com. Webcast Conference Call: Thursday, July 30, 2009, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The live call is open to the public via I... 
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05/12/09FMC Corporation Plans Objections to EPA Action on Carbofuran
PHILADELPHIA, May 12, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) strongly disagrees with the announcement by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to revoke all U.S. food tolerances for the pesticide carbofuran. FMC plans to file objections to this action by the EPA and to seek an administrative hearing. "We are very disappointed by the EPA revocation and their unwillingness to recognize that our voluntary changes to the label allowed the product to... 
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05/04/09FMC Corporation Announces First Quarter 2009 Results
- First quarter earnings rise 3 percent to a record $1.22 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges - Full-year 2009 outlook revised to $4.40 to $4.80 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges PHILADELPHIA, May 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported net income of $69.1 million, or $0.94 per diluted share, in the first quarter of 2009, versus net income of $93.9 million, or $1.23 per diluted sha... 
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05/04/09FMC Corporation Elects Dirk A. Kempthorne to Board of Directors
PHILADELPHIA, May 4, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that Dirk A. Kempthorne has been elected to the company's Board of Directors, effective April 28, 2009. Appointed the 49th United States Secretary of the Interior in June 2006, Secretary Kempthorne, age 57, served in that capacity until January 2009. He served as the Governor of Idaho from 1999 until his appointment as Secretary of the Interior and was also a United States Senator represe... 
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04/28/09FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 12.5 cents per share, payable on July 16, 2009, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 30, 2009. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. The com... 
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04/20/09FMC Corporation Announces Dates for First Quarter 2009 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its first quarter 2009 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Monday, May 4, 2009, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com. Webcast Conference Call: Tuesday, May 5, 2009, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The live call is open to the public via Internet broadcast and telepho... 
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02/20/09FMC Corporation Acquires CB Professional Products Line from Waterbury Companies, Inc.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb 20, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that it has acquired the CB Professional Products line of insect control products from Waterbury Companies, Inc. The acquired product portfolio includes a complete line of aerosol sprays as well as baits, fly lights, foggers and other products that are marketed to pest management professionals in North America. The products will be sold through FMC Professional Solutions, a business unit ... 
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02/20/09FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 12.5 cents per share, payable on April 16, 2009, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 31, 2009. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. The co... 
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02/04/09FMC Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter 2008 Results
- Record fourth quarter results with earnings up 73 percent to $1.02 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges - Full-year 2009 outlook of $4.60 to $5.00 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported net income of $46.3 million, or $0.63 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of 2008, versus net income of $40.9 million, or $0.53 per dilute... 
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02/04/09FMC Corporation CEO to Address Deutsche Bank Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that William G. Walter, chairman, president and chief executive officer, will be presenting at the Deutsche Bank Small and Mid Cap Conference in Naples, Fla., on Wednesday, February 11, 2009. Mr. Walter will provide an update on the company's business performance and outlook, financial position and other business matters. Presentation slides used at this conference may be accessed the day of... 
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01/30/09FMC Corporation Announces Plan to Realign Alginates Manufacturing Operations
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today plans to realign FMC BioPolymer alginates manufacturing operations in Norway and the United Kingdom as the company continues integration of the International Specialty Products (ISP) alginates business acquired in August 2008. Under the plan, alginate extract production would be consolidated at Haugesund, Norway, and finished product blending would be conducted primarily at Girvan, Scotland. P... 
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01/28/09FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Fourth Quarter 2008 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its fourth quarter 2008 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Wednesday, February 4, 2009, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com. Webcast Conference Call: Thursday, February 5, 2009, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The live call is open to the public via Internet b... 
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01/23/09FMC Corporation Announces Date of 2009 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its 2009 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Tuesday, April 28, 2009, at 2:00 p.m. ET at Top of the Tower, 1717 Arch Street, 50th Floor, Philadelphia, Pa., 19103. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. The company empl... 
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12/05/08FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, Dec 05, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 12.5 cents per share, payable on January 15, 2008, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 31, 2008. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and qual... 
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10/28/08FMC Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2008 Results
Record third quarter results with sales up 31 percent and earnings up 64 percent to $1.13 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges Full-year outlook raised to $4.45 to $4.55 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported net income of $80.0 million, or $1.05 per diluted share, in the third quarter of 2008, versus net inc... 
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10/27/08FMC Corporation Authorizes $250 Million of Stock Repurchases
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced that at its regularly scheduled meeting on October 24, 2008, the Board of Directors authorized the repurchase of up to $250 million of the company's common stock. William G. Walter, FMC chairman, president and chief executive officer said, "This announcement reaffirms our ongoing commitment to creating greater value for our shareholders. We believe that the strength of our businesses coupled with... 
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10/14/08FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Third Quarter 2008 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its third quarter 2008 earnings release and webcast conference call: -- Earnings Release: Tuesday, October 28, 2008, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and FMC Corporation's website at: http://www.fmc.com. -- Webcast Conference Call: Wednesday, October 29, 2008, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The live call is open to the public via Inter... 
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08/29/08FMC Increases Soda Ash Prices
PHILADELPHIA, Aug 29, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective October 1, 2008, or as contract terms permit, it will increase list and off-list prices by $40.00/short ton for all grades of soda ash. This increase applies to both bulk and packaged soda ash. The new list prices will be: Bulk Soda Ash List Prices ($/Ton, FOB Westvaco or Granger, WY) Dense Grade100(TM) AbsorptaPlus(TM... 
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08/29/08FMC Corporation to Address Investor Conferences in September
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that William G. Walter, chairman, president and chief executive officer, and W. Kim Foster, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will address investors at separate conferences in September 2008. Both FMC Corporation executives will discuss the company's business performance, financial position and other business matters at the following investor conferences: -- KeyBanc Capita... 
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08/18/08FMC Corporation Completes Acquisition of Hydrocolloid Ingredients Business from International Specialty Products
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today the company has completed the acquisition of the hydrocolloid ingredients business of International Specialty Products (ISP). Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. ISP's hydrocolloid ingredients business had revenues of approximately $80 million in 2007. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a ce... 
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07/29/08FMC Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2008 Results
Record second quarter results with sales up 23 percent and earnings up 43 percent to $1.29 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges Full-year outlook raised to $4.20 to $4.40 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges PHILADELPHIA, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported net income of $84.4 million, or $1.10 per diluted share, in the second quarter of 2008, versus net inc... 
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07/28/08FMC Corporation Signs Agreement to Acquire CoLiving Food Ingredients
PHILADELPHIA, July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire CoLiving Food Ingredients based in Guangzhou, China. The acquisition will enhance FMC's leadership position in supplying specialty hydrocolloid products and services to the rapidly growing food ingredient market in China. The companies expect the transaction to close within four to six weeks following approval from Chinese regulatory authorities... 
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07/25/08FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, July 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 12.5 cents per share, payable on October 16, 2008, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2008. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. T... 
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07/10/08FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Second Quarter 2008 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, July 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/-- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its second quarter 2008 earnings release and webcast conference call: -- Earnings Release: Tuesday, July 29, 2008, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and the Internet at: http://www.fmc.com. -- Webcast Conference Call: Wednesday, July 30, 2008, at 10:00 a.m. ET. The call is open to the public and the media in listen-only mode by Internet broadcast an... 
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05/20/08FMC Corporation Signs Agreement to Acquire Hydrocolloid Ingredients Business from International Specialty Products
PHILADELPHIA, May 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today the company has entered into an agreement to acquire the hydrocolloids ingredients business of International Specialty Products (ISP). The move will extend FMC's leadership in hydrocolloids and enhance service to global customers in food, pharmaceutical and specialty industries. ISP's hydrocolloid ingredients business had revenues of approximately $80 million in 2007. Under the agreement, F... 
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05/14/08FMC Increases Soda Ash Prices
PHILADELPHIA, May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective July 1, 2008, or as contract terms permit, it will increase list and off-list prices by $50.00/short ton for all grades of soda ash, not to exceed the current list prices as outlined below. This increase applies to both bulk and packaged soda ash. Bulk Soda Ash List Prices ($/Ton, FOB Westvaco or Dense Grade 100(TM) AbsorptaPlus(TM) Granger, WY) ... 
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05/01/08FMC Corporation Elects Robert C. Pallash to Board of Directors
PHILADELPHIA, May 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that Robert C. Pallash has been elected to the company's board of directors, effective April 22, 2008. Mr. Pallash, age 56, is president, global customer group and senior vice president of Visteon Corporation (NYSE: VC), a leading global supplier of automotive systems, modules and components to vehicle manufacturers and aftermarket customers. He joined Visteon in 2001 as vice president, Asia ... 
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04/30/08FMC Corporation to Address Investor Conferences in May
PHILADELPHIA, April 30, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that William G. Walter, chairman, president and chief executive officer, and W. Kim Foster, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will address investors at separate conferences in May. Both FMC Corporation executives will provide an update on the company's business performance and outlook, financial position and other business matters at the following inve... 
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04/23/08FMC Corporation Announces First Quarter 2008 Results
- Record first quarter with double-digit sales and earnings increases in all operating segments - Earnings up 29 percent to $1.19 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges - Full year outlook raised to $3.90 to $4.10 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and chargesPHILADELPHIA, April 23, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported net income of $93.9 million, or $1.23 per diluted share, in the fi... 
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04/22/08FMC Corporation's Board Increases Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, April 22, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 12.5 cents per share, payable on July 17, 2008, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 30, 2008. This represents an increase of 2 cents per share over the dividend declared on February 22, 2008, and is the second increase since the resumption of common dividend declarations on Feb... 
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04/09/08FMC Corporation Announces Dates for First Quarter 2008 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, April 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its first quarter 2008 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Wednesday, April 23, 2008, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and the Internet at: http://www.fmc.com. Webcast Conference Call: Thursday, April 24, 2008, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The call is open to the public and the media in listen-only mode by Int... 
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03/13/08FMC Corporation to Present at BB&T Manufacturing & Materials Conference
PHILADELPHIA, March 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that W. Kim Foster, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will be speaking to investors at the BB&T Manufacturing & Materials Conference in New York, N.Y., on Wednesday, March 19, 2008. You may access an electronic copy of the presentation through FMC's Investor Relations website at http://ir.fmc.com. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, ind... 
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03/13/08FMC Corporation to Present at UBS Specialty Chemicals Conference
PHILADELPHIA, March 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that W. Kim Foster, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will be speaking to investors at the UBS Specialty Chemicals Conference in Boston, Mass., on Tuesday, March 18, 2008. You may access an electronic copy of the presentation through FMC's Investor Relations website at http://ir.fmc.com. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial an... 
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02/22/08FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, Feb 22, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 10.5 cents per share, payable on April 17, 2008, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 31, 2008. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and qual... 
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02/08/08FMC Announces Plans to Recommission Soda Ash Capacity at Granger
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that it has initiated the recomissioning of the entire mothballed capacity at the company's Granger soda ash facility. FMC expects the additional capacity to be fully online by at least 2012. The initial volume increase will be above 100,000 tons/year starting in 2009, and the remaining capacity, approximately 700,000 tons/year will be commissioned in increments over the next three to four years dep... 
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02/06/08FMC Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter 2007 Results and Outlook for 2008
Record fourth quarter operating results with segment earnings up 40 percent Higher book tax rate and lower LIFO income unfavorably impact earnings before restructuring and other income and charges by $0.28 per diluted share Earnings of $0.59 per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges Full year 2008 outlook of $3.80 to $4.00 per diluted share for earnings before restructuring and other income and charges PHILAD... 
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01/23/08FMC Corporation Announces Date of 2008 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its 2008 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Tuesday, April 22, 2008, at 2:00 p.m. ET at the National Constitution Center, Kirby Auditorium -- 2nd Level, 525 Arch Street at Independence Mall, Philadelphia, PA 19106. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solution... 
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01/15/08FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Fourth Quarter 2007 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its fourth quarter 2007 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Wednesday, February 6, 2008, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and the Internet at: http://www.fmc.com. Webcast Conference Call: Thursday, February 7, 2008, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The call is open to the public and the media in listen-only mode by ... 
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12/14/07FMC Corporation and Pronova BioPharma Announce Agreement To Develop New Alginate-Based Capsule Products
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) and Pronova BioPharma ASA (OSE: PRON) today announced the companies have entered into a worldwide license and development agreement to develop products using a novel capsule technology developed by FMC. The alginate-based capsule technology is expected to significantly strengthen the product life-cycle management of Pronova BioPharma's products and has the potential for use both with Pronova BioPharma's curren... 
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12/07/07FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 10.5 cents per share, payable on January 17, 2008, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 31, 2007. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. Th... 
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10/31/07FMC Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2007 Results
Reports Earnings of $0.69 per Diluted Share before Restructuring and Other Income and Charges PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported net income of $37.1 million, or $0.48 per diluted share, in the third quarter of 2007, versus net income of $35.1 million, or $0.44 per diluted share, in the third quarter of 2006. Net income in the current quarter included restructuring and other income and charges of $1... 
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10/11/07FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Third Quarter 2007 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its third quarter 2007 earnings release and webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Wednesday, October 31, 2007, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and the Internet at: http://www.fmc.com. Webcast Conference Call: Thursday, November 1, 2007, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The call is open to the public and the media in listen-only mode by I... 
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09/25/07FMC Increases Soda Ash Prices
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective October 1, 2007, or as contract terms permit, it will increase off-list prices by $15.00/short ton for all grades of soda ash, not to exceed the current list prices as outlined below. This increase applies to both bulk and packaged soda ash. Bulk Soda Ash List Prices ($/Ton, FOB Westvaco or Granger, WY) Dense Grade 100(TM) AbsorptaPlus(TM) ... 
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08/28/07FMC Corporation Executes $600 Million Credit Agreement
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that it had executed a new unsecured credit agreement with a group of lenders providing for extensions of credit in the aggregate principal amount of $600 million with the option to increase the facility to $1 billion. The new credit agreement will have a five-year term with the option to extend for up to two additional years. The agreement replaces an existing $600 million unsecured credit agre... 
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08/20/07FMC Corporation Elects Vincent R. Volpe, Jr., to Board of Directors
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that Vincent R. Volpe, Jr., has been elected to the company's board of directors, effective October 1, 2007. Mr. Volpe, age 49, is president and chief executive office of Dresser-Rand Group Inc. (NYSE: DRC), a leading supplier of rotating equipment solutions to the worldwide oil, gas, petrochemical and process industries. He also serves as a member of the Dresser-Rand Board of Directors and ... 
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08/17/07FMC Corporation's Board Declares Stock Split and Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a two-for-one split of its common stock to be effected in the form of a distribution payable on September 13, 2007, to shareholders of record of its common stock as of the close of business on August 31, 2007. Trading in the common stock will begin on a post-split adjusted basis on September 14, 2007. In addition, the Board of Directors declared a regula... 
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07/25/07FMC Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2007 Results
Reports Earnings of $1.79 per Diluted Share before Restructuring and Other Income and ChargesPHILADELPHIA, July 25, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported net income of $8.6 million, or $0.22 per diluted share, in the second quarter of 2007, versus net income of $46.3 million, or $1.16 per diluted share, in the second quarter of 2006. Net income in the current quarter included restructuring and other income and charges of $61.2 mil... 
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07/10/07FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Second Quarter 2007 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, July 10, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its second quarter 2007 earnings release and webcast conference call: -- Earnings Release: Wednesday, July 25, 2007, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and the Internet at: http://www.fmc.com. -- Webcast Conference Call: Thursday, July 26, 2007, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The call is open to the public and the media i... 
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06/21/07FMC Announces Phase Out and Transition Plan for Baltimore Facility
BALTIMORE, June 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the company will phase out operations at its Baltimore, Md., agricultural chemicals facility by March 2008. The company's decision is consistent with its strategy to maintain globally cost-competitive manufacturing positions by sourcing raw materials, intermediates and finished products in lower-cost manufacturing locations. All the products currently produced in the Baltimore facility will be so... 
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06/15/07FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 21 cents per share, payable on July 19, 2007, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 29, 2007. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. The compan... 
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05/16/07FMC Increases Soda Ash Prices
PHILADELPHIA, May 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective July 1, 2007, or as contract terms permit, it will increase off-list prices by $15.00/short ton for all grades of soda ash, not to exceed the current list prices as outlined below. This increase applies to both bulk and packaged soda ash. Bulk Soda Ash List Prices ($/Ton, FOB Westvaco or Granger, Dense Grade 100(TM) AbsorptaPlus(TM) WY) ... 
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04/30/07FMC Corporation Announces First Quarter 2007 Results
Reports Earnings of $1.83 per Diluted Share before Restructuring and Other Income and ChargesPHILADELPHIA, April 30, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported net income of $45.8 million, or $1.17 per diluted share, in the first quarter of 2007, versus net income of $37.7 million, or $0.95 per diluted share, in the first quarter of 2006. Net income in the current quarter included restructuring and other income and charges of $25.9 mil... 
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04/24/07FMC Corporation Authorizes $250 Million of Stock Repurchases and Plans to Increase Quarterly Dividend by 17 Percent
PHILADELPHIA, April 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors authorized the repurchase of up to $250 million of the Company's common stock. The Company's Board also announced its plan to increase the quarterly dividend by 17 percent, from $0.18 to $0.21 per quarter, commencing with the next quarterly dividend, expected to be paid in July 2007. William G. Walter, Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Office... 
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04/16/07FMC Corporation Announces Dates for First Quarter 2007 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, April 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its first quarter 2007 earnings release and webcast conference call: -- Earnings Release: Monday, April 30, 2007, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and the Internet at: http://www.fmc.com. -- Webcast Conference Call: Tuesday, May 1, 2007, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The call is open to the public and the media in listen-only mode by ... 
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03/16/07FMC Corporation Chief Executive Officer to Address BB&T Manufacturing and Materials Conference
PHILADELPHIA, March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that William G. Walter, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting at the BB&T Manufacturing and Materials Conference on Thursday, March 22, 2007, in New York City at 2:45 p.m. ET. A live audio webcast and slides of Mr. Walter's presentation will be provided on FMC's website at http://ir.fmc.com. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricul... 
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03/05/07FMC Corporation Acquires Exclusive Access to Sankyo Agro Fungicide
PHILADELPHIA, March 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) and Sankyo Agro Co., Ltd., announced today that FMC has secured exclusive access to simeconazole, a proprietary, triazole fungicide. Under an agreement with Sankyo Agro, FMC has acquired the rights to develop, register, market, and sell both stand-alone and combination products containing simeconazole globally, except for several countries in Asia and the Middle East. Subject to EPA approval and completion of... 
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02/16/07FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, Feb 16, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 18 cents per share, payable on April 19, 2007, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 30, 2007. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and qualit... 
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02/06/07FMC Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter 2006 Results
Reports Earnings of $1.24 per Diluted Share before Restructuring and Other Income and Charges PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported net income of $12.9 million, or $0.33 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of 2006, versus net income of $25.3 million, or $0.64 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of 2005. Net income in the current quarter included restructuring and other income and charges of $... 
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01/29/07BioProgress plc and FMC Corporation Complete NRobe(TM) Oral Dose System Restructuring Agreement
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BioProgress plc ('BioProgress') (AIM: BPRG; Nasdaq: BPRG), the speciality pharma and healthcare company, and Magenta Oral Dose Design, a business unit of FMC Corporation ('FMC') (NYSE: FMC), are pleased to confirm the finalization of the restructuring agreements regarding the licensing of NRobe technology. BioProgress and FMC have agreed to restructure their licensing partnership to more accurately reflect the intended market strategy... 
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01/22/07FMC Corporation Announces Date of 2007 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its 2007 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Tuesday, April 24, 2007, at 2:00 p.m. ET at the Top of the Tower, 1717 Arch Street, 50th Floor, Philadelphia, Pa., 19103. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. The company... 
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01/16/07FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Fourth Quarter 2006 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its fourth quarter 2006 earnings release and webcast conference call: -- Earnings Release: Tuesday, February 6, 2007, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and the Internet at: http://www.fmc.com. -- Webcast Conference Call: Wednesday, February 7, 2007, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The call is open to the public and the media in listen-only mode ... 
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12/18/06FMC and BASF Announce Agreement to Exchange Access to Key Active Ingredients
PHILADELPHIA, and RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire- FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) and BASF announce several new multi- year supply agreements that will allow both companies to expand their crop protection portfolios in several key crop segments. The agreements will grant BASF access within the U.S. to a proprietary insecticidal chemistry owned by FMC -- zeta-cypermethrin. FMC will gain access within the U.S. to two active ingredients owned by BASF, pend... 
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12/18/06FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, Dec 18, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced that its Board of Directors, at its regularly scheduled board meeting on December 8, 2006, declared a regular quarterly dividend of 18 cents per share, payable on January 18, 2007, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 29, 2006. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more tha... 
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12/05/06FMC Corporation Announces Plans to Voluntarily Delist From NYSE Arca
PHILADELPHIA, Dec 05, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that it plans to voluntarily withdraw its securities from listing on NYSE Arca, Inc., formerly the Pacific Exchange. FMC Corporation securities will continue to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange. The decision to voluntarily withdraw from listing on NYSE Arca, Inc. was made to eliminate duplicative administrative requirements inherent with dual listings as a resul... 
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11/01/06FMC Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2006 Results
Reports Earnings of $1.02 per Diluted Share before Restructuring and Other Income and Charges PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported net income of $35.1 million, or $0.89 per diluted share, in the third quarter of 2006, versus a net loss of $4.4 million, or $0.12 per diluted share, in the third quarter of 2005. Net income in the current quarter included restructuring and other income and charges of $5.... 
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10/30/06FMC and Dow AgroSciences Agree to Supply Each Other Active Ingredient for Soybean Herbicide Premix
PHILADELPHIA and INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) and Dow AgroSciences LLC announce the companies have entered into a long-term supply agreement, whereby FMC will have access to cloransulam-methyl and Dow AgroSciences will have access to sulfentrazone for the commercialization of premixes involving the two active ingredients for weed control in soybeans. Each company will launch their own brand of herbicide for the 2007 growing season, Do... 
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10/17/06FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Third Quarter 2006 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its third quarter 2006 earnings release and webcast conference call: -- Earnings Release: Wednesday, November 1, 2006, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and the Internet at: http://www.fmc.com. -- Webcast Conference Call: Thursday, November 2, 2006, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The call is open to the public and the media in listen-only m... 
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09/08/06FMC Increases Soda Ash Prices
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective October 1, 2006, or as contract terms permit, it will increase off-list prices by $10.00/short ton for all grades of soda ash, not to exceed the current list prices as outlined below. This increase applies to both bulk and packaged soda ash. This increase is in addition to the $15.00/short ton off-list increase previously announced and effective July 1, 2006. Bulk Soda Ash Lis... 
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08/25/06FMC Corporation Celebrates 75 Years on the New York Stock Exchange
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today marked the company's 75th year of listing on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) with the ringing of the Closing Bell(SM) by William G. Walter, FMC Chairman, President and CEO. FMC began its listing on the NYSE on April 23, 1931, as the Food Machinery Corporation. "Our 75th anniversary on the New York Stock Exchange is a reflection of FMC's history of accomplishment," said Walter. "We have gone thr... 
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08/18/06FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 18 cents per share, payable on October 19, 2006, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 29, 2006. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. ... 
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08/01/06FMC Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2006 Results
Reports Earnings of $1.47 per Diluted Share Before Restructuring and Other Income and Charges PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported net income of $46.3 million, or $1.16 per diluted share, in the second quarter of 2006, versus net income of $31.2 million, or $0.80 per diluted share, in the second quarter of 2005. Net income in the current quarter included restructuring and other income and charges of $... 
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07/12/06FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Second Quarter 2006 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, July 12, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its second quarter 2006 earnings release and Webcast conference call: -- Earnings Release: Tuesday, August 1, 2006, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and the Internet at: http://www.fmc.com. -- Webcast Conference Call: Wednesday, August 2, 2006, at 11:00 a.m. EDT. The call is open to the public... 
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06/27/06Bayer CropScience Acquires Rights to FMC Corporation's Insecticides Discovery Pipeline
PHILADELPHIA, June 27, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) and Bayer CropScience announced today that Bayer CropScience has acquired the rights to FMC's insecticides discovery pipeline. The agreement enables Bayer CropScience to discover and commercialize new insecticidal compounds from the discovery pipeline. In return, FMC will receive royalty and milestone payments on the compounds and access to certain Bayer CropScience products for prem... 
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06/16/06FMC Corporation's Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, June 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of 18 cents per share, payable on July 20, 2006, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 30, 2006. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. The compan... 
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05/24/06FMC Corporation Completes Final Phase of California Property Sale to City of San Jose
PHILADELPHIA, May 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced that today it completed the sale of 23 acres of land located in San Jose, Calif., to the City of San Jose for $25.3 million. FMC sold an adjacent 52 acres to the City of San Jose in February 2005 for $56.2 million. The closing today completes the sale of land that was formerly used by FMC's defense business, which was divested in 1997. The property is adjacent to the Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Int... 
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05/18/06FMC Increases Soda Ash Prices
PHILADELPHIA, May 18, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective July 1, 2006, or as contract terms permit, it will increase off-list and list prices by $15.00/short ton for all grades of soda ash, not to exceed the list prices as outlined below. This increase applies to both bulk and packaged soda ash. Bulk Soda Ash List Prices ($/Ton, FOB Westvaco or Granger, Dense Grade 100(TM) AbsorptaPlus(TM) ... 
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05/03/06FMC Corporation's CEO to Address Bank of America Basic Industries Conference on May 4
PHILADELPHIA, May 3, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation's (NYSE: FMC) Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, William G. Walter, will address the Bank of America Basic Industries Conference in New York on Thursday, May 4, 2006, at 2:25 p.m. Eastern Time. An audio webcast and presentation slides will be available on FMC Corporation's Investor Relations web site at http://www.fmc.com. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving a... 
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04/27/06FMC Corporation Announces Dates for First Quarter 2006 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, April 10, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its first quarter 2006 earnings release and Webcast conference call: -- Earnings Release: Wednesday, April 26, 2006, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and the Internet at: http://www.fmc.com. -- Webcast Conference Call: Thursday, April 27, 2006, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The call is open to the public and the media... 
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04/26/06FMC Corporation Announces First Quarter 2006 Results
Reports Earnings of $1.74 per Diluted Share before Restructuring and Other Income and Charges PHILADELPHIA, April 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported net income of $67.7 million, or $1.71 per diluted share, in the first quarter of 2006, versus net income of $64.5 million, or $1.67 per diluted share, in the first quarter of 2005. Net income in the current quarter included restructuring and other income and charges of $... 
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04/10/06FMC Corporation Announces Dates for First Quarter 2006 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, April 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its first quarter 2006 earnings release and Webcast conference call: -- Earnings Release: Wednesday, April 26, 2006, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and the Internet at: http://www.fmc.com. -- Webcast Conference Call: Thursday, April 27, 2006, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The call is open to the public and the media in listen-only mode b... 
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02/24/06FMC Corporation Initiates Quarterly Cash Dividend and Authorizes $150 Million Stock Repurchase Program
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its Board of Directors approved the initiation of a quarterly cash dividend and declared a dividend of $0.18 per share, payable on April 20, 2006, to shareholders of record as of March 31, 2006. Additionally, the Board authorized the repurchase of up to $150 million of the Company's common stock. Shares may be purchased through open market or privately negotiated transactions at the di... 
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02/07/06FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Fourth Quarter 2005 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
Feb 07, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its fourth quarter 2005 earnings release and Webcast conference call: * Earnings Release: Monday, February 6, 2006, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and the Internet at: http://www.fmc.com. * Webcast Conference Call: Tuesday, February 7, 2006, at 11:00 a.m. EST. The call is open to the public and the media in listen-only mode... 
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02/06/06FMC Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter 2005 Results
Reports Earnings of $1.08 per Diluted Share before Restructuring and Other Income and ChargesFeb 06, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported net income of $25.3 million, or $0.64 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of 2005, versus net income of $94.5 million, or $2.47 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of 2004. Net income in the current quarter included restructuring and other income and charges of $17.4 million after-tax... 
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01/19/06FMC Corporation Announces Date of 2006 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
Jan 19, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its 2006 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Tuesday, April 25, 2006, at 2:00 p.m. EDT at the Top of the Tower, 1717 Arch Street, 50th Floor, Philadelphia, Pa., 19103. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. Th... 
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01/19/06FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Fourth Quarter 2005 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its fourth quarter 2005 earnings release and Webcast conference call: * Earnings Release: Monday, February 6, 2006, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and the Internet at: http://www.fmc.com. * Webcast Conference Call: Tuesday, February 7, 2006, at 11:00 a.m. EST. The call is open to the public and the media in listen-only mode by ... 
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12/19/05FMC Corporation Completes Two Financings
PHILADELPHIA, Dec 19, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today the completion of two financings. A European finance subsidiary executed a new credit agreement on December 16, 2005, with a group of lenders providing for a five-year, euro 220 million revolving credit facility and will borrow the full amount available, which is equivalent to approximately US$264 million. Proceeds will be distributed, indirectly, to FMC in the United... 
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12/12/05FMC Corporation Elects Paul J. Norris to Board of Directors
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that Paul J. Norris has been elected to the company's board of directors, effective January 1, 2006. Mr. Norris, 58, is non-executive chairman of the board of W.R. Grace & Company (GRA), a global specialty chemicals company. He was with W.R. Grace from 1971 through 1981, serving in general management, marketing and operations before rejoining the company in November 1998 as president and CE... 
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11/03/05FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Third Quarter 2005 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Oct 14, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its third quarter 2005 earnings release and Webcast conference call: -- Earnings Release: Wednesday, November 2, 2005, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and the Internet at: http://www.fmc.com. -- Webcast Conference Call: Thursday, November 3, 2005, at 11:00 a.m. EST. The call is open to the public and the... 
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11/02/05FMC Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2005 Results
Reports 9 Percent Increase in Earnings Per Share Before Restructuring and Other Income and ChargesPHILADELPHIA, Nov 02, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported a net loss of $4.4 million, or $0.12 per diluted share, for the third quarter of 2005, versus net income of $29.5 million, or $0.78 per diluted share, in the third quarter of 2004. The net loss for the current quarter included restructuring and other income and charges of $38.... 
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10/14/05FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Third Quarter 2005 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, Oct 14, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its third quarter 2005 earnings release and Webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Wednesday, November 2, 2005, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and the Internet at: http://www.fmc.com. Webcast Conference Call: Thursday, November 3, 2005, at 11:00 a.m. EST. The call is open to the public and the media ... 
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10/04/05FMC BioPolymer Announces a General Price Increase Due to High Energy and Raw Material Costs
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC BioPolymer announced today that effective October 15, 2005, it will increase prices for food and pharmaceutical brand products by 5 percent to 10 percent on average. Depending on the product line, increases will be applied to list pricing and as contracts permit. Additionally, FMC will pass on increases levied by freight carriers to customers who have delivered pricing. Significant, sustained cost increases in energy, raw materials, and frei... 
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09/27/05FMC Lithium Raises Prices on Butyllithium and Specialty Organic Products
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Lithium announced today that effective November 1, 2005, or as contracts permit, it will increase prices worldwide by 6 percent to 12 percent for butyllithium and other specialty organic products. Rising energy, raw material and freight costs are factors contributing to the price increases. FMC Lithium is recognized as the world's experts in the development and production of alkyllithiums, aryllithiums, lithium amides, lithium alkoxi... 
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09/15/05FMC Increases Soda Ash Prices
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective October 1, 2005, or as contract terms permit, it will increase off-list prices by $15.00/short ton for all grades of soda ash, not to exceed the new list prices as outlined below. This increase applies to both bulk and packaged soda ash. Bulk Soda Ash List Prices ($/Ton, FOB Westvaco or Granger, WY) Dense Grade 100(TM) AbsorptaPlus(TM) ... 
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09/01/05FMC Corporation Reaches Agreement to Sell Astaris Joint Venture
PHILADELPHIA, Sept 01, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) and Solutia Inc. announced today the companies have reached an agreement to sell their 50/50 specialty phosphates joint venture, Astaris LLC, to Israel Chemicals Ltd. (ICL). Under the terms of the agreement, ICL will purchase substantially all of the assets of Astaris for $255 million. This transaction is subject to certain approvals, including regulatory clearances and the U.S. Bankruptcy Cou... 
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08/02/05FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Second Quarter 2005 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, July 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its second quarter 2005 earnings release and Webcast conference call: -- Earnings Release: Tuesday, August 2, 2005, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and the Internet at http://ir.fmc.com. -- Webcast Conference Call: Wednesday, August 3, 2005, at 11:00 a.m. EDT. The call is open to the public and the media in listen-only mode by ... 
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08/02/05FMC Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2005 Results
PHILADELPHIA, Aug 02, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported second quarter 2005 net income of $31.2 million or $0.80 per diluted share as compared with $30.7 million or $0.82 per diluted share in the second quarter of 2004. The company recorded restructuring and other income and charges in the quarter of $21.6 million after-tax or $0.55 per diluted share versus $11.9 million after-tax or $0.32 per diluted share in the prior-year quarter. Exc... 
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07/21/05FMC Corporation Completes Redemption of Notes
PHILADELPHIA, July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that it has completed the previously announced redemption of the entire $355 million aggregate principal amount of 10.25 percent Senior Secured Notes due 2009 (the "Notes"). Pursuant to the terms of the Notes and the related indenture, FMC paid a prepayment premium of $44 million. This amount, along with the write-off of unamortized financing costs, will result in recognition of debt extinguishmen... 
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07/12/05FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Second Quarter 2005 Earnings Release and Webcast Conference Call
PHILADELPHIA, July 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule for its second quarter 2005 earnings release and Webcast conference call: Earnings Release: Tuesday, August 2, 2005, after the stock market closes via PR Newswire and the Internet at http://ir.fmc.com. Webcast Conference Call: Wednesday, August 3, 2005, at 11:00 a.m. EDT. The call is open to the public and the media in listen-only mode by ... 
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07/01/05FMC and Green River Union Reach New Agreement
PHILADELPHIA, July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that negotiations with the United Steelworkers Local # 13214 were successful in reaching a new labor agreement. The new five-year agreement was approved on Thursday evening, June 30, 2005. The union represents the 625 hourly employees who mine trona and operate FMC's Green River, Wyo., soda ash, caustic soda, sodium bicarbonate, S-Carb(R) and Sesqui(TM) sodium sesquicarbonate plants. FMC Wy... 
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06/21/05FMC Corporation Executes $850 Million Credit Agreement and Calls its 10.25 Percent Senior Secured Notes for Redemption
PHILADELPHIA, June 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that it has executed a new unsecured credit agreement with a group of lenders providing for extensions of credit in the aggregate amount of $850 million. The new five-year credit agreement provides for a $600 million revolving credit facility ($250 million of which is available for the issuance of letters of credit) and a $250 million term loan. The new credit agreement replaces a $600 million se... 
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05/27/05FMC Corporation Commences Syndication of $850 Million Credit Agreement
PHILADELPHIA, May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that it has received commitments from a group of banks and commenced general syndication with respect to a new $850 million five-year credit agreement. The new credit agreement will consist of a $500 million revolving credit facility and a $350 million term loan. Borrowings under the new credit agreement, which will be unsecured, will be used in part to repay all amounts outstanding under the Compa... 
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05/02/05FMC Corporation Announces First Quarter 2005 Results
PHILADELPHIA, May 2, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported first quarter 2005 net income of $64.5 million or $1.67 per diluted share as compared with net income of $5.5 million or $0.15 per diluted share in the first quarter of 2004. The Company recorded an after-tax gain in the quarter of $0.56 per share related primarily to the sale of real estate, net of restructuring and other income and charges, versus an after-tax charge of $0.23 per sh... 
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04/29/05FMC Corporation Appoints New Director of Investor Relations
PHILADELPHIA, April 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that Brennen Arndt will succeed Eric Norris as Director, Investor Relations. Norris has been appointed to the position of Director, Corporate Development. The transition will occur during the second quarter. Arndt has 20 years of experience in the chemical industry and 10 years of experience in investor relations and corporate communications. He served in a range of business, strategic an... 
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04/26/05FMC Increases Soda Ash Prices and Maintains Order Control
PHILADELPHIA, April 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective June 1, 2005, or as contract terms permit, it will increase off-list prices by $15/short ton for all grades of soda ash. This increase applies to both bulk and packaged soda ash. List prices will remain unchanged. This price action brings FMC Wyoming Corporation's cumulative off-list price increase for soda ash to $45/short ton since May of 2004. It is FMC Wyoming's intent to implem... 
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04/20/05FMC Corporation Chief Executive Officer to Address Banc of America Securities 2005 Basic Industries Conference
PHILADELPHIA, April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that William G. Walter, chairman, president and chief executive officer, will address the Banc of America Securities 2005 Basic Industries Conference on Wednesday, May 4, 2005, at the Le Parker Meridien Hotel, New York, N.Y., at 9:10 a.m. EDT. A live webcast of Mr. Walter's presentation, including an electronic copy of the presentation slides, will be provided on FMC's website at http://ir.f... 
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03/24/05FMC Corporation Updates First Quarter 2005 Outlook
PHILADELPHIA, March 24, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today said that it expects first quarter 2005 earnings per diluted share before restructuring and other income and charges to significantly exceed $0.71, the top end of analysts' current estimates. This revised outlook is the result of better-than-expected performance throughout the company, particularly in Agricultural Products due to favorable market conditions in Brazil. FMC will release ... 
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03/18/05Aria(TM) Insecticide is Now Available for Greenhouse Rotation
Advanced Chemistry - Highly Effective on Aphids but Soft on Beneficial Insects PHILADELPHIA, March 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC), makers of Talstar(R) brand products, has announced that Aria insecticide is available for use on ornamentals grown indoors in greenhouses and interiorscapes. It is especially effective against aphids, one of the most economically important greenhouse pests, as well as mealy bugs. The registration of Aria is the first in the wor... 
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02/28/05FMC Corporation Increases Prices for Sodium Perborate
PHILADELPHIA, Feb 28, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that effective April 1, 2005, or as contract terms permit, it is increasing list and off-list prices for Sodium Perborate by $0.10/lb. The increase will apply to all grades of perborates including monohydrate and tetrahydrate. The price increase is necessary to offset the continued increase in the costs of raw materials, energy and transportation, as well as the impact of the e... 
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02/17/05FMC Corporation Completes First Phase of California Property Sale to City of San Jose
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced the company closed today on the sale of 52 acres of land located in San Jose, Calif., to the City of San Jose for $56.2 million. An additional 23 acres are under contract to be sold to the city for $25.3 million. The property is adjacent to the San Jose airport and was formerly used by FMC's defense operations, which were sold to the Carlyle Group in 1997. The City of San Jose initially plans to ... 
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02/16/05FMC Corporation Chief Executive Officer to Address Morgan Stanley Basic Materials Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that William G. Walter, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, will address the Morgan Stanley Basic Materials Conference on February 22, 2005, at the Crowne Plaza Times Square in New York at 3:00 p.m. EST. A live webcast of Mr. Walter's presentation, including an electronic copy of the presentation slides, will be provided on FMC's website at http://ir.fmc.com. FMC Corporati... 
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02/08/05FMC Corporation to Address UBS Grass Roots Chemical Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that Edward T. Flynn, General Manager of FMC Alkali Chemicals Division, will address the UBS Grass Roots Chemical Conference on Thursday, February 17, 2005 at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in New Orleans at 11:50 a.m. EST. A live webcast of Mr. Flynn's presentation, including an electronic copy of the presentation slides, will be provided on FMC's website at http://ir.fmc.com. A replay will be availa... 
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01/27/05FMC Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter 2004 Results and Provides Outlook for 2005
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported fourth quarter 2004 net income of $94.5 million or $2.47 per diluted share versus $6.3 million or $0.18 per diluted share in the fourth quarter of 2003. The Company recorded a benefit in the quarter of $1.59 per share related to tax adjustments, net of several charges, versus charges in the prior-year quarter that totaled $0.58 per share. Excluding these items, the company earned $0.88 per shar... 
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01/21/05FMC Corporation Announces Revised Dates for Fourth Quarter 2004 Earnings Release and Teleconference
PHILADELPHIA, Jan 21, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced a revised schedule and teleconference information for its fourth quarter 2004 earnings release. The new schedule follows: -- Earnings Release: January 27, 2005, after close of market via PR Newswire and on the web at http://ir.fmc.com. -- Teleconference: January 28, 2005, at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) hosted by Eric Norris, Director Investor Rel... 
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01/20/05FMC Corporation Announces Date of 2005 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its 2005 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Tuesday, April 26, 2005, at 2:00 p.m. EDT at the Top of the Tower, 1717 Arch Street, 50th Floor, Philadelphia, Pa., 19103. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. The company e... 
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01/05/05FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Fourth Quarter 2004 Earnings Release and Teleconference
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its fourth quarter 2004 earnings release: -- Earnings Release: January 25, 2005, after close of market via PR Newswire and on the web at http://ir.fmc.com. -- Teleconference: January 26, 2005, at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) hosted by Eric Norris, Director Investor Relations. Liste... 
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11/08/04FMC Corporation Adjusts Third Quarter Results
PHILADELPHIA, Nov 8, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that it lowered its previously announced third quarter 2004 net income by $3.2 million, or $0.09 per diluted share, as a result of an error in eliminating profit in inventory arising from inter-company sales between its Asian and North American Agricultural Products segment operations. The adjustment reflects the cumulative effect of the error that arose from an accounting method firs... 
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11/01/04FMC Corporation Executes $600 Million Credit Agreement
PHILADELPHIA, Nov 1, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that on October 29, 2004, it executed an amendment of its credit agreement increasing commitments to $600 million. The five-year agreement provides for a $400 million revolving credit facility, a $100 million term loan and a $100 million stand-alone letter of credit facility. In addition to the expanded size, the new credit agreement incorporates improved pricing, terms and cond... 
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10/26/04FMC Corporation Announces Third Quarter Results
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported third quarter 2004 net income of $32.7 million or $0.87 per diluted share versus a loss of $3.4 million or $0.10 per share in the third quarter of 2003. Earnings in the prior-year quarter included restructuring and other charges that totaled $0.57 per share relating primarily to the Astaris restructuring. Third quarter 2004 revenue of $497.5 million was up 6 percent as compared with $470.5 million ... 
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10/21/04FMC Announces Growth Plan for Company's Agricultural Specialty Products Business
HONOLULU, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the launch of strategic growth initiatives that will allow the company to develop and commercialize valuable chemistries and open new markets through partnerships in the company's Specialty Products Business (SPB), which is a part of FMC's Agricultural Products Group. SPB markets high-performance insecticides, miticides and herbicides for use by pest management, tree, lawn care and golf course professi... 
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10/04/04FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Third Quarter 2004 Earnings Release and Teleconference
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its third quarter 2004 earnings release: -- Earnings Release: October 26, 2004, after close of market via PR Newswire and on the web at http://ir.fmc.com . -- Teleconference: October 27, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. EDT hosted by Eric Norris, Director Investor Relations. Listen-only mode on the web at http://ir.... 
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09/24/04FMC Corporation Chief Financial Officer to Speak at the Credit Suisse First Boston 17th Annual Chemical Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that W. Kim Foster, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will address the Credit Suisse First Boston 17th Annual Chemical Conference in New York on September 28, 2004, at 8:45 a.m. EDT. A live webcast of Mr. Foster's presentation including an electronic copy of the presentation slides will be provided on FMC's Investor Relations website at http://ir.fmc.com. A replay of the pr... 
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09/16/04FMC Corporation Chief Executive Officer to Address Banc of America Securities 34th Annual Investment Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that William G. Walter, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, will address the Banc of America Securities 34th Annual Investment Conference on Monday, September 20, 2004, at the Ritz Carlton in San Francisco, Calif., at 1:30 p.m. EDT. A live webcast of Mr. Walter's presentation, including an electronic copy of the presentation slides, will be provided on FMC's website at http://ir... 
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07/28/04FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Second Quarter 2004 Earnings Release and Teleconference
PHILADELPHIA, July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its second quarter 2004 earnings release: -- Earnings Release: July 27, 2004, after close of market via PR Newswire and on the web at http://ir.fmc.com. -- Teleconference: July 28, 2004, at 12:00 p.m. EDT hosted by Eric Norris, Director Investor Relations. Listen-only mode on the web at ht... 
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07/27/04FMC Corporation Announces Second Quarter Results and Raises Outlook for Full Year
PHILADELPHIA, Jul 27, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported second quarter 2004 net income of $30.7 million or $0.82 per diluted share versus $21.7 million or $0.61 per share in the second quarter of 2003. Second quarter 2004 net income included restructuring and other charges and a charge to discontinued operations that totaled $11.9 million after-tax or $0.32 per share. Excluding these charges, second quarter 2004 earnings were $42.6 milli... 
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07/09/04FMC Corporation Announces Dates for Second Quarter 2004 Earnings Release and Teleconference
PHILADELPHIA, July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its second quarter 2004 earnings release: -- Earnings Release: July 27, 2004, after close of market via PR Newswire and on the web at http://ir.fmc.com . -- Teleconference: July 28, 2004, at 12:00 p.m. EDT hosted by Eric Norris, Director Investor Relations. Listen-only mode on the web at h... 
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06/22/04FMC Corporation Reprices Term Loan Facility
PHILADELPHIA, June 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today said that it has completed repricing its term loan facility, reducing the applicable margin by 75 basis points. Borrowings under the term loan facility are currently $242.9 million. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. The company employs appro... 
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06/14/04 FMC Corporation Chief Financial Officer to Address First Annual Chemical Industry Conference
PHILADELPHIA, June 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that W. Kim Foster, Chief Financial Officer, will address the First Annual Chemical Industry Conference on Tuesday, June 22, 2004, at the Chemical Heritage Foundation in Philadelphia at 3:00 p.m. (EDT). Mr. Foster's presentation slides will be provided on FMC's Investor Relations website at http://ir.fmc.com immediately following the conference. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical co... 
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05/26/04FMC to Increase Off-List and List Soda Ash Prices
PHILADELPHIA, May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective July 1, 2004 or as contract terms permit, it will increase off-list and list prices on all grades of soda ash by $15.00/short ton and $5.00/short ton respectively. This increase applies to both bulk and packaged soda ash. FMC also announced substantial changes in its contract terms. All future soda ash contracts, negotiated after July 1, 2004, will be on a freight collect (FOB Westv... 
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04/28/04FMC Corporation Announces First Quarter Results and Improved Outlook for 2004
PHILADELPHIA, April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported first quarter 2004 net income of $5.5 million or $0.15 per diluted share versus $1.9 million or $0.05 per share in the first quarter of 2003. First quarter 2004 net income included restructuring and other charges and a charge to discontinued operations that totaled $8.4 million after-tax or $0.23 per share. Excluding these charges, first quarter 2004 earnings were $13.9 million or $0.38 per share.... 
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04/20/04FMC Corporation Signs New Lease at Mellon Bank Center
PHILADELPHIA, April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that it has reached agreement with HRPT Properties Trust for a new long-term lease for its current headquarters location in the Mellon Bank Center at 1735 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pa. "We achieved our primary goal of staying in Center City Philadelphia, which ensures commuter accessibility for our more than 400 employees and avoids the business disruption impact associated with a move to a ... 
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04/01/04FMC Corporation Announces Date for First Quarter 2004 Earnings Release and Teleconference
PHILADELPHIA, April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its first quarter 2004 earnings release: * Earnings Release: April 28, 2004, after close of market via PR Newswire and on the web at http://ir.fmc.com . * Teleconference: April 29, 2004, at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) hosted by Eric Norris, Director Investor Relations. Listen-only mode on the web at ... 
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03/29/04FMC Updates First Quarter 2004 Outlook
PHILADELPHIA, March 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today said that it expects first quarter 2004 earnings per share before restructuring and other charges to significantly exceed $0.17 per share, the top end of analysts' current estimates. The driver for this revised outlook is substantially stronger-than- expected performance during the quarter in Agricultural Products, particularly in Brazil. The strength in Brazil is the result of a robust agricultural ec... 
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02/04/04FMC Corporation to Address UBS Grass Roots Chemical Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that Marty Kisliuk, Director Global Supply Chain and Asia FMC Agricultural Products Group, will address the UBS Grass Roots Chemical Conference on Tuesday, February 10, 2004 at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in New Orleans at 3:40 p.m. CST. A live webcast of Mr. Kisliuk's presentation, including an electronic copy of the presentation slides, will be provided on FMC's website at http://ir.fmc.com . A r... 
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02/03/04Webcast Alert: FMC Corp. Announces Fourth Quarter 2003 Financial Release Conference Call Webcast
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corp. (NYSE: FMC) announces the following Webcast: What: FMC Fourth Quarter 2003 Financial Release Conference Call When: 02/03/04 @ 10:00 a.m. Eastern Where: http://www.firstcallevents.com/service/ajwz396000767gf12.html How: Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the address above. Contact: Theresa Klaiss, FMC Corp., Email: THERESA_KLAISS@fmc.com If you... 
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02/02/04FMC Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter Results
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported net income or $0.18 per share on a diluted basis versus $0.26 per diluted share in the fourth quarter of 2002. Fourth quarter 2003 net income included restructuring and other charges and an environmental charge to discontinued operations that totaled $0.58 per diluted share. Fourth quarter 2002 net income included restructuring and other charges and an environmental charge to discontinued operations... 
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01/20/04FMC Corporation Announces Date of 2004 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its 2004 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Tuesday, April 27, 2004 at 2 p.m. at the Top of the Tower, 1717 Arch Street, 50th Floor, Philadelphia, Pa., 19103. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. The company employs ov... 
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01/05/04FMC Corporation Announces Date for Fourth Quarter 2003 Earnings Release and Teleconference
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its fourth quarter 2003 earnings release: -- Earnings Release: February 2, 2004, after close of market via PR Newswire and on the web at http://ir.fmc.com . -- Teleconference: February 3, 2004, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) hosted by Eric Norris, Director Investor Relations. List... 
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12/23/03FMC Corporation Re-prices Term Loan Facility
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that it has obtained the agreement of its lenders to reduce the applicable margin on its term loan facility by 225 basis points. Borrowings under the term loan facility are expected to be $247.5 million at December 31, 2003. The company also said it was successful in achieving favorable amendments to the covenants in its credit facilities accommodating the previously announced restructuring at Asta... 
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12/15/03FMC Corporation Elects Mark P. Frissora to Board of Directors
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that Mark P. Frissora has been elected to the company's board of directors, effective January 1, 2004. Frissora, 48, was elected chairman and chief executive officer of Tenneco Automotive (NYSE: TEN), a global designer and manufacturer of ride and emissions control products and systems, in March 2000 after serving as president and CEO. Previously, he served as senior vice president and general ... 
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10/30/03Webcast Alert: FMC Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2003 Financial Release Webcast
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announces the following Webcast: What: FMC Third Quarter 2003 Financial Release Conference Call When: Thursday, October 30, 2003 @ 11:00 a.m. Eastern Where: http://www.firstcallevents.com/service/ajwz392277276gf12.html How: Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the address above. Contact: Theresa Klaiss, THERESA_KLAISS@fmc.com If you... 
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10/29/03FMC Corporation Announces Third Quarter Results
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported a net loss of $3.4 million for the third quarter of 2003, or $0.10 per share loss on a diluted basis, versus net income of $28.2 million in the third quarter of 2002, or $0.79 per diluted share. The net loss for the current quarter included charges of $20.2 million after-tax, or $0.57 per diluted share, relating primarily to the previously announced Astaris restructuring program, partially offset by... 
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10/28/03Webcast Alert: FMC Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2003 Financial Release Webcast
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announces the following Webcast: What: FMC Third Quarter 2003 Financial Release Conference Call When: Thursday, October 30, 2003 @ 11:00 a.m. Eastern Where: http://www.firstcallevents.com/service/ajwz392277276gf12.html How: Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the address above. Contact: Theresa Klaiss, THERESA_KLAISS@fmc.com If you... 
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10/15/03FMC Corporation Believes Solutia's Lawsuit Related to the Astaris LLC Joint Venture is Without Merit
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) said today that it intends to vigorously defend itself against Solutia's recently filed suit over the failure of purified phosphoric acid technology contributed by FMC to Astaris LLC, which is jointly owned by Solutia and FMC. FMC has reviewed a copy of Solutia's complaint and believes that its lawsuit is without merit. FMC's Spanish subsidiary, FMC Foret S.A., has over 15 years of successful production exper... 
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10/09/03Astaris Joint Venture to Proceed With Restructuring
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) said today that the Board of Managers of Astaris LLC, the company's 50/50 joint venture with Solutia Inc., has approved a restructuring plan that will significantly improve Astaris' financial performance. The restructuring, which will begin immediately, will reduce fixed costs through facility and selective product rationalizations and result in a strengthening of the venture's position in food and technical pho... 
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10/03/03FMC Corporation Announces Date for Third Quarter 2003 Earnings Release and Teleconference
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its third quarter 2003 earnings release: -- Earnings Release: October 29, 2003, after close of market via PR Newswire and on the web at http://ir.fmc.com . -- Teleconference: October 30, 2003, at 11:00AM Eastern Standard Time (EST) hosted by Eric Norris, Director Investor Relations. Listen- only mode on t... 
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10/03/03FMC Launches TalstarOne(TM) Multi-Insecticide; All-in-One Capability for Termite and General Household Pest Control and Expanded Labeling for Food Handling
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC (NYSE: FMC), makers of Talstar(R) brand products -- the leading choice by Pest Management Professionals (PMPs)(1) for its active ingredient bifenthrin and broad labeling of more than 75 pests (including all species of ants that are targeted by PMPs and LCOs), recently introduced the company's new product TalstarOne multi-insecticide. The multi-insecticide flowable is labeled for termite treatment, indoor and outdoor pest control, turf and... 
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10/03/03FMC Launches TalstarOne(TM) Multi-Insecticide for Lawn and Ornamental Pests
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC (NYSE: FMC), makers of Talstar(R) brand products - known for their active ingredient bifenthrin and broad labeling of more than 75 pests (including all species of ants that are targeted by LCOs), recently introduced the company's new product TalstarOne multi-insecticide. The multi-insecticide flowable is labeled for lawn application, ornamentals and trees and general pest control applications. "The primary product feature of FMC's new... 
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09/12/03FMC Corporation Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer to Speak at the Credit Suisse First Boston 16th Annual Chemical Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) Chairman, President and CEO William G. Walter will address the Credit Suisse First Boston 16th Annual Chemical Conference in New York on September 18, 2003, at 8:45 a.m. EDT. A live webcast of Mr. Walter's presentation, including an electronic copy of the presentation slides, will be provided on FMC's website at http://ir.fmc.com . A replay of the presentation will be available for 30 days. FMC Corpo... 
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08/27/03FMC Corporation Announces Executive Appointments
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced the promotions of Ted Butz to Vice President and Group Manager, Specialty Chemicals and Michael Wilson to Vice President and Group Manager; Industrial Chemicals. Butz and Wilson join Milton Steele, Vice President and Group Manager, Agricultural Products, as the three operating executives who will now report directly to William G. Walter, Chairman, President and CEO. Butz joined FMC in Chicago in 199... 
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07/30/03FMC Corporation Announces Date for Second Quarter 2003 Earnings Release and Teleconference
PHILADELPHIA, July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its second quarter 2003 earnings release: -- Earnings Release: July 29, 2003, after close of market via PR Newswire and on the web at http://ir.fmc.com . -- Teleconference: July 30, 2003, at 11:00AM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) hosted by Eric Norris, Director Investor Relations. Listen- only mode on... 
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07/29/03FMC Corporation Announces Second Quarter Earnings per Share of $0.61
PHILADELPHIA, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported second quarter 2003 net income of $0.61 per share on a diluted basis versus $0.57 per share reported in the second quarter of 2002. Second quarter revenue of $510.0 million was up 6 percent as compared with $482.4 million in the prior-year period. Net income of $21.7 million increased from $19.2 million in the year-earlier period. Net income in the year-earlier period included restructuring and ot... 
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07/07/03FMC Corporation Announces Date for Second Quarter 2003 Earnings Release and Teleconference
PHILADELPHIA, July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its second quarter 2003 earnings release: -- Earnings Release: July 29, 2003, after close of market via PR Newswire and on the web at http://ir.fmc.com . -- Teleconference: July 30, 2003, at 11:00AM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) hosted by Eric Norris, Director Investor Relations. Listen- only mode on... 
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05/02/03FMC Corporation Announces First Quarter Earnings Per Share of $0.05
PHILADELPHIA, April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported first quarter 2003 net income of $0.05 per share on a diluted basis versus $0.28 per share on the same basis in the first quarter of 2002 and approximately in-line with prior guidance. First quarter revenue of $434.0 million was flat as compared with $434.2 million in the prior-year period. Net income of $1.9 million decreased from $9.0 million in the year-earlier period. Prior-year first quar... 
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04/07/03FMC Corporation Announces Date for First Quarter 2003 Earnings Release and Teleconference
PHILADELPHIA, April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its first quarter 2003 earnings release: -- Earnings Release: April 30, 2003, after close of market via PR Newswire and on the web at http://ir.fmc.com . -- Teleconference: May 1, 2003, at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT), hosted by Eric Norris, Director Investor Relations. Listen- only mo... 
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03/25/03Astaris Announces New Commercial Leadership
Untitled Document ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 25, 2003--Paul Howes, President and Chief Executive Officer of Astaris LLC today announced his new commercial leadership team. J Tranny Mitchell joins Astaris as Vice President, Marketing. He is responsible for establishing the marketing strategy and plans and has direct responsibility for sales in Europe and Asia. Jim Moffatt is promoted to Vice President, Sales, with responsibility for sales in the A... 
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03/20/03FMC Corporation Commences Exchange Offer for Senior Secured Notes
PHILADELPHIA, Mar 20, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that it has commenced an exchange offer to exchange up to $355,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 10 1/4% Senior Secured Notes due 2009 that have been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, for an identical principal amount of its outstanding 10 1/4% Senior Secured Notes due 2009 that were issued in a private placement on October 21, 2002. The Company's ... 
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03/12/03FMC Corporation to Initiate Energy and Transportation Fuel Surcharges for Industrial Chemicals
PHILADELPHIA, Mar 12, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that the company is instituting an energy surcharge to recover a portion of the cost increases associated with the sharp increase in natural gas prices. The energy surcharge will be effective April 1, 2003 and applies to most of FMC's industrial chemical product lines including soda ash, hydrogen peroxide and persulfates. In all cases the energy surcharges will be based on the ... 
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02/24/03FMC Corporation Senior Vice President, Industrial Chemicals to Speak at the UBS Warburg Grass Roots Chemical Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Feb 24, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) Senior Vice President, Industrial Chemicals Group, Robert I. Harries, will address investors at the UBS Warburg Grass Roots Chemical Conference in New Orleans on February 26, 2003, at 8:40 a.m. CST. Mr. Harries will provide a review of FMC's global phosphorus chemicals businesses and an update on the domestic soda ash and hydrogen peroxide businesses. A live webcast of Mr. Harries' presen... 
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02/04/03FMC Corporation Announces Date of 2003 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
PHILADELPHIA, Feb 4, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation announced today that its 2003 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Tuesday, April 22, 2003 at 2 p.m. at the Top of the Tower, 1717 Arch Street, 50th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19103. FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. The co... 
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01/28/03FMC Corporation's Fourth Quarter Exceeds Expectations; Company Provides Guidance for 2003
FMC Corporation's Fourth Quarter Exceeds Expectations; Company Provides Guidance for 2003 PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported fourth quarter 2002 net income of $0.26 per share on a diluted basis versus a net loss of $1.04 per share on a diluted basis in the fourth quarter of 2001. Net income included special charges of $0.36 per share during the quarter versus $1.79 per share in the ... 
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01/10/03FMC Corporation Elects G. Peter D'Aloia, C. Scott Greer to Board of Directors
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that G. Peter D'Aloia and C. Scott Greer have been elected to the company's board of directors, effective December 11, 2002. D'Aloia, 57, is currently senior vice president and chief financial officer of American Standard Companies, Inc. Prior to joining American Standard in 2000, D'Aloia spent 28 years with Allied Signal, Inc. (now Honeywell International, Inc.) in a series of senior finan... 
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12/20/02FMC Corporation Announces Date for Fourth Quarter 2002 Earnings Release and Teleconference
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its fourth quarter 2002 earnings release: Earnings Release: January 28, 2003, after close of market by PR Newswire distribution and FMC Corporation's web site at http://ir.fmc.com. Teleconference: January 29, 2003, at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST), hosted by Eric Norris, Director, Investor Relat... 
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12/17/02FMC Corporation Elects G. Peter D'Aloia, C. Scott Greer to Board of Directors
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that G. Peter D'Aloia and C. Scott Greer have been elected to the company's board of directors, effective December 11, 2002. D'Aloia, 57, is currently senior vice president and chief financial officer of American Standard Companies, Inc. Prior to joining American Standard in 2000, D'Aloia spent 28 years with Allied Signal, Inc. (now Honeywell International, Inc.) in a series of senior financial an... 
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12/02/02FMC Corporation Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer to Address Chemical Industry Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, William G. Walter, will address Salomon Smith Barney's 13th Annual Chemical Conference on Wednesday, December 4, 2002 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York at 9:10 a.m. (EST). A live webcast of Mr. Walter's presentation, including an electronic copy of the presentation slides, will be provided on FMC's website at http://www.ir.fmc.com . ... 
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10/29/02FMC Corporation Reports Higher Third Quarter Earnings Than Prior-Year Period
PHILADELPHIA, Oct 29, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported third quarter 2002, after-tax income from continuing operations excluding special items of $0.79 per share on a fully diluted basis versus $0.57 per share in the third quarter of 2001. Revenue and after-tax income excluding special items were $476.6 million and $28.2 million respectively versus $482.8 million and $18.2 million respectively for the same period last year. In the prior... 
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10/21/02FMC Corporation Announces Closing of $355 Million Senior Secured Notes Offering and $540 million of Senior Secured Credit Facilities
PHILADELPHIA, Oct 21, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) reported today that its previously announced offering of $355 million of 10-1/4% senior secured notes due 2009, its new $500 million senior secured credit agreement and a $40 million supplemental secured standby letter of credit facility closed today. The new credit agreement provides for a three-year, $250 million revolving credit facility and a five-year, $250 million term loan. The supplement... 
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10/09/02FMC Corporation Announces Pricing of Senior Secured Notes
PHILADELPHIA, Oct 09, 2002 /PRNewsire-FirstCall via Comtex/ -- As part of its previously announced refinancing plan, FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that it expects to issue $355 million of senior secured notes due 2009. The notes were priced at 98.772% of the principal amount and will generate gross cash proceeds of approximately $350.6 million with a coupon of 10.25% and a yield to maturity of 10.50%. The offering is expected to close on Monday, October 21, 2002 and is subj... 
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10/07/02FMC Corporation Announces Improved Outlook for Third Quarter Earnings
PHILADELPHIA, Oct 7, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that earnings for the third quarter are expected to be approximately 78 cents per share, 5 cents higher than the current consensus estimate in First Call, due to stronger than expected sales in Agricultural Products and lower overhead costs in both Agricultural Products and Industrial Chemicals. According to William G. Walter, FMC chairman, president and chief executive officer: "... 
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10/04/02FMC Corporation Announces Date for Third Quarter 2002 Earnings Release And Teleconference
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its third quarter 2002 earnings release: Earnings Release: October 29, 2002, after close of market by PR Newswire distribution and FMC Corporation's web site at ir.fmc.com. Teleconference: October 30, 2002, at 11:00AM Eastern Standard Time (EST), hosted by Eric Norris, Director, Investor Relations. Lis... 
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09/24/02FMC Corporation Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer to Address Chemical Industry Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Sep 24, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, William G. Walter, will address the Credit Suisse First Boston's 15th Annual Chemical Conference on Wednesday, September 25, 2002 at the St. Regis Hotel in New York at 11:00 a.m. (EDT). A live webcast of Mr. Walter's presentation, including an electronic copy of the presentation slides, will be provided on FMC's website at www.fmc.com on the Inv... 
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09/19/02FMC Corporation Announces Refinancing Plan
PHILADELPHIA, Sep 19, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that it is commencing a refinancing that is expected to include: a new $550 million senior secured credit agreement, consisting of a three-year revolving credit facility and a five-year term loan; a $300 million offering of senior secured notes due in 2009; and a $40 million supplemental letter of credit facility. FMC intends to use borrowings under the new credit agreement and ... 
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09/05/02FMC Corporation to Raise Soda Ash Price $7.00/Ton
PHILADELPHIA, Sep 5, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Wyoming Corporation announced today that effective immediately or as contract terms permit, it will increase off-list prices on all grades of soda ash by $7.00/short ton, not to exceed current list price. This increase applies to both bulk and bagged soda ash. Additionally, the list price of packaged products will increase by $7.00/ton. All other contract terms and conditions remain unchanged. Prices also apply to pro... 
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08/14/02FMC Corporation Executive Officers File Certification Letter with the Securities and Exchange Commission
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, William G. Walter, and FMC Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, W. Kim Foster, by certification letter to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), today affirmed the accuracy of FMC's recent filings. These include the Form 10-K report for 2001, Form 10-Q reports for the first and second quarters of 2002 and the company's 2002 proxy s... 
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07/22/02FMC Reports Higher-than-Expected Second Quarter Earnings
PHILADELPHIA, Jul 22, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported second quarter 2002, after-tax income from continuing operations before special items of $0.71 per share on a fully diluted basis versus $1.27 per share in the second quarter of 2001. On the same basis, consensus earnings estimates had been $0.65 per share. Sales and after-tax income before special items were $482.4 million and $23.8 million respectively versus $523.2 million and $4... 
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07/10/02>FMC Corporation Announces Date for Second Quarter 2002 Earnings Release and Teleconference
PHILADELPHIA, Jul 10, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its second quarter 2002 earnings release: -- Earnings Release: July 22, 2002, after close of market by PR Newswire distribution and FMC Corporation's web site at www.fmc.com on the Investor Relations page. -- Teleconference: July 23, 2002, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)... 
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06/14/02FMC and Astaris Settle Idaho Power Dispute
PHILADELPHIA, Jun 14, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) said today that the Idaho Public Utilities Commission (IPUC) accepted a settlement between Astaris, FMC's 50%-owned joint venture in phosphorus chemicals, and Idaho Power. This dispute had involved contracts between Astaris and Idaho Power for electricity at the now shuttered Pocatello elemental phosphorus plant. The settlement closes the matter with the IPUC and Idaho Power, is neutral to FMC's ear... 
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06/14/02FMC Confident in its Liquidity and Ability to Support Operations
PHILADELPHIA, Jun 14, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) said today that it remains confident in its liquidity, its ability to support all business operations and its plan to refinance upcoming maturities before year-end. Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer W. Kim Foster, responding to the downgrade by Moody's Investors Service of FMC's credit ratings, said: "While we are extremely disappointed in Moody's action yesterday, we believe it... 
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06/13/02FMC Surprised and Disappointed by Moody's Action
PHILADELPHIA, Jun 13, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) responded today to the downgrade by Moody's Investors Service of FMC's credit ratings of its indebtedness from Baa3/Prime-3 to Ba1/Not-Prime in an announcement made earlier today. Moody's announcement follows last week's action by Standard and Poor's Rating Services (S&P) in which it reaffirmed its investment-grade credit rating and stable outlook for FMC. Chairman, President and CEO William G.... 
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06/06/02FMC Announces Public Offering Price for 3.25 Million Shares of Common Stock
PHILADELPHIA, Jun 6, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that the public offering price for the sale of 3.25 million shares of its common stock in the offering announced yesterday is $32.65 per share. As previously announced, Salomon Smith Barney is the sole underwriter for the offering. The Company has granted the underwriter an option to purchase up to 487,500 additional shares to cover over-allotments. The Company intends to u... 
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06/05/02FMC Announces Public Offering of 3.25 Million Shares of Common Stock
PHILADELPHIA, Jun 5, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that it has commenced an offering of 3.25 million shares of its common stock. Salomon Smith Barney is the sole underwriter for this offering. The Company has granted the underwriter an option to purchase up to 487,500 additional shares to cover over-allotments. The Company intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to repay outstanding indebtedness under its existing r... 
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05/22/02FMC Revises Earnings Outlook
PHILADELPHIA, May 22, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today said that it expects second quarter 2002 after-tax earnings before special items to be $0.25 to $0.30 per share lower than the current consensus estimate of $0.92 surveyed by First Call. The company indicated that a majority of the expected second quarter shortfall would result from the loss of a major European detergent customer within its Foret subsidiary based in Spain and from a slower-t... 
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04/18/02FMC Corporation Reports 2002 First Quarter Results
PHILADELPHIA, Apr 18, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported first quarter 2002, after-tax income from continuing operations before special items of $0.41 per share on a fully diluted basis versus $0.51 per share in the first quarter of 2001. Sales and after-tax income before special items were $434.2 million and $13.2 million respectively versus $447.2 million and $16.4 million for the same period last year. Including special items, FMC's... 
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04/10/02FMC Corporation Announces Date for First Quarter 2002 Earnings Release And Teleconference
PHILADELPHIA, Apr 10, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its first quarter 2002 earnings release: -- Earnings Release: April 18, 2002, after close of market by PR Newswire distribution and FMC Corporation's web site at http://www.fmc.com on the Investor Relations page. -- Teleconference: April 19, 2002, at 8:30 AM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT), h... 
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03/18/02FMC Corporation Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer to Address Chemical Industry Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Mar 18, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer William G. Walter will address a chemical industry investor conference sponsored by Merrill Lynch in New York on March 19, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. EST. A live webcast of Mr. Walter's presentation at the St. Regis Hotel, including an electronic copy of the presentation slides, will be provided on FMC's website at www.fmc.com on the Investor Relations homep... 
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03/14/02FMC Corporation Announces Sale of Commercial Assets of Sodium Cyanide Business
PHILADELPHIA, Mar 14, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that Cyanco Company, the 50/50 joint venture between Degussa Corporation and Winnemucca Chemicals, a wholly owned subsidiary of Nevada Chemicals, Inc. (Nasdaq: NCEM), has purchased the commercial and certain distribution assets related to the company's sodium cyanide business. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. As a result of this transaction, FMC will exit the ... 
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02/22/02FMC Corporation to Address Chemical Industry Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Feb 22, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) Senior Vice-President and General Manager, Industrial Chemicals Group and Shared Services, Robert J. Harries, will address investors at the UBS Warburg Grass Roots Chemical Conference in New Orleans on February 26, 2002 at 3:00 p.m. EST. His talk will focus on the soda ash and peroxygen markets and FMC's participation in them. A live webcast of Mr. Harries' presentation, including a... 
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02/08/02FMC Corporation Announces Date of 2002 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
PHILADELPHIA, Feb 8, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today that its 2002 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Tuesday, April 23, 2002 at 2 p.m. at the Top of the Tower, 1717 Arch Street, 51st Floor, Philadelphia, PA, 19103. FMC Corporation is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality produc... 
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01/31/02FMC Corporation Reports 2001 Fourth Quarter Results
PHILADELPHIA, Jan 31, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported fourth quarter 2001 after-tax income from continuing operations of $0.75 per share on a fully diluted basis and before special items, compared with $0.84 per share on a pro forma basis for the year earlier period. Sales and after-tax income from continuing operations were $489.8 million and $24.1 million respectively versus $467.0 million and $26.9 million on a pro forma b... 
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01/15/02FMC Corporation Announces Acquisition of Pronova Biomedical AS
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FMC BioPolymer, a leading producer of naturally-derived polymers used in the healthcare, food and specialty markets, today announced the acquisition of the business of Norway- based Pronova Biomedical AS, a leading supplier of ultra-pure alginates and chitosans to the pharmaceutical and medical materials markets, from a subsidiary of Norsk Hydro ASA. FMC BioPolymer is a worldwide leader in the production of alginates, carrage... 
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01/09/02FMC Corporation Announces Date for Fourth Quarter 2001 Earnings Release and Teleconference
PHILADELPHIA, Jan 9, 2002 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its fourth quarter 2001 earnings release: -- Earnings Release: January 31, 2002, by PR Newswire distribution and FMC Corporation's web site at www.fmc.com/investors after close of market. -- Teleconference: February 1, 2002 at 10:00AM Eastern Standard Time (EST), hosted by ... 
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01/02/02FMC Corporation Announces Election of Officers by Board of Directors
PHILADELPHIA, Jan 2, 2002 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer William G. Walter today announced the election of officers by the board of directors of FMC Corporation. Over the past 15 months, FMC Corporation has been working through a strategic restructuring to divide the corporation into two independent, publicly traded companies -- a machinery company (FMC Technologies, Inc.) and a chemical company (FMC Corporation). As ... 
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12/31/01FMC Corporation Completes Spin-Off of FMC Technologies, Inc.
PHILADELPHIA, Dec 31, 2001 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) announced today it has completed the separation of FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FTI) through the distribution of all of its remaining shares of FMC Technologies, Inc. common stock owned by FMC Corporation. As a result of this distribution, FMC Technologies, Inc. is now a fully independent company. On November 29, 2001, the FMC Corporation board of directors declared a dividend to holders of ... 
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12/21/01William G. Walter Elected Chairman of FMC Corporation
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that William G. Walter, president and chief executive officer, has been elected chairman of the board, effective with the final distribution of the remaining shares of FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FTI) common stock owned by FMC Corporation, scheduled to be completed on December 31, 2001. Walter succeeds Robert N. Burt, who retired this year from FMC Corporation. Burt will continue to serve o... 
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12/04/01FMC President and Chief Executive Officer to Address Chemical Industry Conference
PHILADELPHIA, Dec 4, 2001 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) President and Chief Executive Officer, William G. Walter, will address a chemical industry investor conference sponsored by Salomon Smith Barney in New York on December 5, 2001 at 2:00 p.m. EST. A live webcast of Mr. Walter's presentation at the Marriott Marquis Hotel, including an electronic copy of the presentation slides, will be provided on FMC's website at www.fmc.com on the Investor Rela... 
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11/21/01FMC Corporation Board of Directors Declares Tax-free Dividend of FMC Technologies' Shares
PHILADELPHIA and CHICAGO, Nov 29, 2001 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a special stock dividend of all of FMC Corporation's shares of FMC Technologies, Inc. The dividend will be distributed at 5:00 p.m. Central Time on December 31, 2001, to FMC Corporation shareholders of record as of 5:00 p.m. Central Time on December 12, 2001, which is the record date. FMC Corporation currently owns 53.95 million ... 
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10/31/01FMC Reports 2001 Third Quarter Results
CHICAGO and PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported third quarter 2001 consolidated after-tax income was $1.10 per share on a fully diluted basis before one-time items compared with $1.79 per share in the same period last year. Sales and after-tax income before one-time items were $956.8 million and $35.2 million respectively compared with $958.6 million and $56.5 million in the third quarter of 2000. These results excluded one-... 
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10/29/01FMC Corporation Intends to Distribute Remaining FMC-owned Shares of FMC Technologies (FTI) as a Stock Dividend
PHILADELPHIA, and CHICAGO, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation announced today that it intends to distribute the remaining FMC-owned shares of FMC Technologies, Inc. as a stock dividend. FMC emphasized that the Board of Directors has not declared the dividend, and that it is dependent on certain conditions, including the receipt of a tax ruling from the Internal Revenue Service that the distribution will be tax-free. The company still expects to be able to distribut... 
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10/21/01FMC Corporation and FMC Technologies Announce Schedule for 3rd Quarter 2001 Earnings Releases and Teleconferences
PHILADELPHIA and CHICAGO, Oct 10, 2001 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) and FMC Technologies (NYSE: FTI) today announced the following schedule and contact information for their respective third quarter 2001 earnings releases and teleconferences: For FMC Corporation: -- 3rd Quarter 2001 Earnings Release: November 1, 2001 at 7AM Eastern Standard Time (EST) by PR Newswire distribution and FMC Corporation's web site ... 
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10/11/01FMC Corporation to Decommission Pocatello Plant Following Cessation Of Phosphorus Production
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Astaris LLC has announced the company will cease elemental phosphorus production at the Pocatello, Idaho plant by year-end. This decision is expected to improve significantly the competitiveness of Astaris by switching more feedstock to lower cost purified phosphoric acid. Following cessation of production by Astaris, FMC will be responsible for the site and decommissioning of the plant. FMC will work with the U.S. Environmental ... 
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09/28/01FMC Expects Lower Third Quarter and Full Year Earnings for its Chemical Businesses
CHICAGO, Sep 28, 2001 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) said today that earnings for the third quarter and full year are expected to be lower than previous guidance for its chemical businesses. Weaker global economic conditions are having an unfavorable impact on volumes in many industrial chemicals markets including hydrogen peroxide, soda ash and phosphorus. Weaker agricultural products markets in Japan, China and, to a lesser degree in Pakistan and Indonesia, as we... 
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08/24/01FMC Corporation Elects William G. Walter as CEO and President
CHICAGO, Aug 24, 2001 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced the election of William G. Walter as chief executive officer and president, effective immediately. As CEO, Walter succeeds Robert N. Burt, who will retire as an employee of both companies on November 1, 2001. Burt also will continue to serve on the boards of directors of FMC and FMC Technologies until their annual meetings in April 2002. Burt, 64, joined FMC in 1973 ... 
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07/31/01FMC Reports 2001 Second Quarter Results
CHICAGO, July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation today reported 2001 second quarter income per share from continuing operations of $1.58 on a diluted basis, before restructuring and impairment charges, on sales of $1 billion. FMC also announced restructuring and impairment charges of $351 million after tax (approximately $87 million in cash costs), primarily related to its phosphorus and lithium operations. In June, FMC Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of... 
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07/27/01FMC Releases Pro Forma Financial Data
CHICAGO, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation today provided historical pro forma information for its machinery and chemical operations as if they had been stand-alone companies for the last five quarters. In June, FMC Technologies launched an IPO of 17 percent of its stock, which is now trading on the New York Stock Exchange. FMC said it still is on track to distribute the remaining FMC-owned shares of FMC Technologies' stock by the end of 2001. These statements prese... 
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06/13/01FMC Technologies, Inc. Prices Initial Public Offering at $20 Per Share
CHICAGO and HOUSTON, June 13, 2001 -- FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FTI) today announced that it has priced its initial public offering of 11,050,000 shares of common stock at $20 per share. All of the shares in the offering will be sold by FMC Technologies. The shares will begin trading tomorrow on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol FTI. FMC Technologies was formed as part of a previously announced strategic restructuring of FMC Corporati... 
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04/17/01FMC Reports Year 2001 First Quarter Results
CHICAGO, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported year 2001 first quarter after-tax earnings of $0.57 per share, on a diluted basis and before one-time charges, on sales of $877 million. According to FMC Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Robert N. Burt: "We remain on track for the IPO of approximately 20 percent of our machinery business in the second quarter and for completing the split of the company into separate machinery ... 
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03/14/01Petrobras Awards Subsea Contract to FMC Energy Systems
CHICAGO, March 14 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that Petrobras, the Brazilian state-owned oil company, has awarded its FMC Energy Systems unit an order to supply a subsea manifold and associated subsea controls for the Marimba Leste field, offshore Brazil. The order is valued at $15.3 million and will be delivered to Petrobras in 2002. According to Peter Kinnear, FMC vice president, Petroleum Equipment and Systems: "Since 19... 
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02/21/01FMC Energy Systems Awarded BP $250 Million Frame Contract
CHICAGO, Feb. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that its FMC Energy Systems unit has entered into a five-year frame contract with BP for the supply of subsea systems and related services for the Gulf of Mexico. The initial contract is valued at $250 million. The agreement is renewable for an additional five years. The contract calls for FMC Energy Systems to provide subsea trees, controls, manifolds, well connection systems a... 
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02/20/01FMC Corporation Subsidiary, FMC Technologies, Inc., Files with SEC for An Initial Public Offering
CHICAGO, Feb. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that a registration statement has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission for the initial public offering of shares of common stock of its subsidiary, FMC Technologies, Inc., a newly formed company composed of FMC Energy Systems and FMC Food and Transportation Systems. All shares to be offered will be sold by FMC Technologies. Following completion of the offering, FMC will own ... 
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01/23/01FMC Names Top Leaders for Chemical, Machinery Companies
CHICAGO and PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced several management appointments based on its previously announced pending machinery IPO and subsequent split of FMC into two independent publicly traded companies -- a chemical company and a machinery company. According to FMC Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Robert N. Burt: "We're pleased to report that plans for the IPO and split remain on schedule. We ex... 
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01/22/01FMC Reports Year 2000 Fourth Quarter Results
CHICAGO, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today reported year 2000 fourth quarter after-tax income from continuing operations of $1.57 per share on a diluted basis, on sales of $952 million. Comparable 1999 earnings were $1.69 per share. For full-year 2000, earnings per share from continuing operations, excluding one-time items, were an all-time record of $6.72 on a diluted basis, up 11 percent from $6.03 in 1999. Sales for 2000 were $... 
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01/16/01Petrobras Awards FMC Energy Systems Contract for 13 Deepwater Subsea Systems
CHICAGO, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced that Petrobras has awarded FMC Energy Systems an order for the supply of 13 deepwater subsea systems for two offshore Brazil developments. The order is valued at $13 million. Based on the award, FMC Energy Systems is expected to provide 13 subsea trees for Petrobras' Marlim and Marlim Sul fields. The equipment would be installed in 5000 feet of water. Deliveries are scheduled to... 
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