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Gardinier, Inc.

Company Dealacquisition of fertilizer operations of Cities Service Company; issuance of first mortgages, notes, warrants, and second mortgage notes
Transaction TypeSale of Business of the TACO Facilities by Cities Service Company to Gardinier, Inc., and Issuance of Senior Notes and Subordinated Notes
Deal DescriptionGardinier, Inc., purchased from Cities Service an open-pit phosphate rock mine and beneficiation plant located in Fort Meade, Hardy, and Polk Counties, Florida, and a phosphate manufacturing complex located in East Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida. The mining and manufacturing facilities are collectively referred to as the Tampa Agricultural Chemical Operation ("TACO").
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