Mosaic to close 430-employee Plant City fertilizer plant at year’s end

Mosaic to close 430-employee Plant City fertilizer plant at year’s end

PLANT CITY — Mosaic announced Tuesday it will close its Plant City fertilizer plant at the end of 2017 for at least a year to cut costs and improve profitability.

The plant, on State Road 39 just south of the Hillsborough-Pasco county line, has a work force of 430. The company said it is offering 200 voluntary retirement incentive packages to its Florida employees and has created about 100 more open positions through a hiring freeze over the last several months.

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