AMSAC = Activos Mineros SAC

Agrifos = Agrifos Peru SAC

Al2 O3  = Aluminum Oxide

m amsl = metres above mean sea level

Americas Potash = Americas Potash Peru S.A.

APEGA = Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta

APEGBC = Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia

APGO = Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario

APPSA = Americas Potash Peru S.A.

ASTER = Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer

Bayovar Property = Bayovar mineral concessions Ramon (Licence Bayovar #5 and #6) and Zapayal (Licence Bayovar #7 and #8) in the Sechura area, Piura province, Peru in which APPSA holds a 100% participating interest pursuant to a transfer agreement signed in May 2014

CaO = calcium oxide

Ca5 (PO4 )3 F = fluorapatite

Ca5 (PO4 )2.5 (CO3 )0.5 F) = francolite

cm = centimetre

CIM = Canadian Institute of Mining Metallurgy and Petroleum

CIMDS = Canadian Institute of Mining Metallurgy and Petroleum Definitions Standards

CRM’s = certified reference material standards

DEM = digital elevation models

DSM = digital surface model

DWT = deadweight tonnage

et al. = and others

FAO = Food and Agriculture Organization (of the United Nations)

Fe2 O3  = ferric oxide

g/cm3  grams per cubic centimeter

GPS = global positioning system

Ha = hectares

ICP-OES = analysis inductively coupled plasma atomic emission spectroscopy analysis

IASB = the International Accounting Standards Board

IFA = International Fertilizer Industry Association

IFRS = nternational Financial Reporting Standards as issued by the IASB

INGEMMET = Instituto Geologico, Minero y Metalurgico

K2O = Potassium Oxide

K2SO4 = Potassium Sulfate (Sulfate of Potash or SOP)

KCl = Potassium Chloride (Muriate of Potash or MOP)

km = kilometre

km2  = square kilometre

m = metre

Ma = million years ago

MD&A = management’s discussion & analysis

MgO = magnesium oxide

m amsl = meters above mean sea level

m2  = square metre

mm = millimetre

MOP = Muriate of Potash

m/s = meters per second

Mt = million tonnes

NaCl = Sodium Chloride (Common Salt)

NI 43-101 = National Instrument 43-101

NI 43-101CP = National Instrument 43-101 Companion Policy

NI 43-101F1 = National Instrument 43-101 Form 1 - Technical Report

NTW = 56 mm diameter drill core

PEA = preliminary economic assessment

P. Eng. = professional engineer

P. Geo. = professional geologist

P2O5  = phosphorus pentoxide

PVC = poly vinyl chloride

QA/QC = quality assurance/quality control

QP = qualified person

RQD = rock quality designation

SEDAR = System for Electronic Document Analysis and Retrieval of the Canadian Securities Administrators

SiO2  = silicon dioxide (silica)

SGS = Societe Generale de Surveillance

SOP = Sulfate of Potash

SRTM = shuttle radar topography mission

SSP = Single Super Phosphate

SUNARP = Superintendencia Nacional de Registros Publicos

t = tonnes

TSX-V = the TSX Venture Exchange

US$ = USA dollar

USGS = United States Geological Survey

UTM = Universal Transverse Mercator

wt.% = weight percent

WGS84 = World Geodetic System 1984

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