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TON. Twenty hundred weight, each hundred weight being one hundred and twelve pounds avoirdupois. See act of congress of Aug. 30, 1842, c. 270, s. 20.

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Our potash "cash operating" cost of goods sold ("COGS"), net of by-product credits of $8 per ton, decreased to $199 per short ton in the first quarter of 2010 from $238 per short ton in the first quarter of 2009.
Our potash "cash operating" cost of goods sold ("COGS"), net of by-product credits of $17 per ton, and which we define as total cost of goods sold excluding royalties, depreciation, depletion and amortization, decreased to $186 per short ton in the fourth quarter of 2009 from $242 per short ton in the fourth quarter of 2008.
Our potash "cash operating" cost of goods sold ("COGS"), which is net of by-product credits of $20 per ton, and which we define as total cost of goods sold excluding depreciation, depletion and amortization and royalties, increased to $251 per short ton in the second quarter of 2009 from $133 per short ton in the second quarter of 2008.
Intrepid sold 38,000 short tons of Trio[R] in the first quarter 2009 at an average FOB or net sales price of $330 per short ton as compared to 93,000 short tons at an average FOB price of $123 per short ton in the prior year's first quarter.
Intrepid sold 17,000 short tons of Trio[R] in the fourth quarter 2008 at an average FOB or net sales price of $323 per short ton as compared to 27,000 tons at an average FOB price of $137 per short ton in the prior year's fourth quarter.
Intrepid sold 50,000 short tons of langbeinite in the third quarter 2008 at an average FOB or net sales price of $283 per short ton as compared to 32,000 tons at an average FOB price of $137 per short ton in the prior year's third quarter.
Our fourth quarter average DAP price per short ton fell $12 from the third quarter level and the benchmark Tampa export spot price dropped from a high of $171 per metric ton in August to below $150 in December.
Intrepid sold 47,000 short tons of langbeinite in the second quarter 2008 at an average FOB or net sales price of $188 per short ton as compared to 52,000 tons at an average FOB price of $109 per short ton in the prior year's second quarter.
During the first quarter, Intrepid produced 224,000 short tons of potash, a 3 percent increase over the 218,000 short tons produced during last year's first quarter.
The list price for standard, non-granulated SOP will be $658 per short ton at the company's Ogden, Utah, solar evaporation plant and granular SOP will be $670 per short ton.
The integrated CPP platform, to be installed in about 170 foot water depth, includes the 16,400 short ton deck, a 4,340 short ton eight-leg jacket, and piles weighing in excess of 4,100 short tons and associated pipelines.
Based on historical trends, stockpiles are unlikely to stretch beyond 136 million short tons by the end of June, or about 18 million short tons less than the five-year minimum.