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Nutrien Shareholders Vote in Line with Management’s Recommendations for All Resolutions

SASKATOON, Saskatchewan--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nutrien Ltd. (“Nutrien”) announced today the results of its annual meeting of shareholders held in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan on May 9, 2019 (the “Meeting”). A total of 459,023,838 common shares, representing 76.83% of common shares outstanding, were represented in person or by proxy at the Meeting.

Results of the matters voted on at the Meeting are set out below.

Election of Directors

Nutrien’s 12 director nominees were elected:

   

Votes For (percent)

   

Voted Withheld (percent)

Christopher M. Burley 99.27% 0.73%
Maura J. Clark 97.48% 2.52%
John W. Estey 96.96% 3.04%
David C. Everitt 95.03% 4.97%
Russell K. Girling 99.59% 0.41%
Miranda C. Hubbs 99.71% 0.29%
Alice D. Laberge 99.21% 0.79%
Consuelo E. Madere 99.59% 0.41%
Charles V. Magro 99.25% 0.75%
Keith G. Martell 96.80% 3.20%
Aaron W. Regent 97.36% 2.64%
Mayo M. Schmidt 99.27% 0.73%
 

Appointment of Auditors

KPMG LLP, Chartered Accountants, was re-appointed as auditor of Nutrien.

Votes For (percent): 99.49%
Votes Withheld (percent): 0.51%

Advisory Vote on Executive Compensation

A non-binding advisory vote to accept Nutrien’s approach to executive compensation was approved.

Votes For (percent): 88.45%
Votes Against (percent): 11.55%

Full voting results on all matters voted on at the Meeting will be filed on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and EDGAR at www.sec.gov.

About Nutrien

Nutrien is the world's largest provider of crop inputs and services, playing a critical role in helping growers increase food production in a sustainable manner. We produce and distribute 27 million tonnes of potash, nitrogen and phosphate products world-wide. With this capability and our leading agriculture retail network, we are well positioned to supply the needs of our customers. We operate with a long-term view and are committed to working with our stakeholders as we address our economic, environmental and social priorities. The scale and diversity of our integrated portfolio provides a stable earnings base, multiple avenues for growth and the opportunity to return capital to shareholders.

 

Investor/Media Relations

Contact

<p> Investor and Media Relations: <br />Richard Downey<br />Vice President, Investor & Corporate Relations<br />(403) 225-7357 </p> <p> Investor Relations: <br />Jeff Holzman<br />Senior Director, Investor Relations<br />(306) 933-8545 </p> <p> Contact us at: <a href="https://cts.businesswire.com/ct/CT?id=smartlink&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.nu…; </p>