About Yara

Yara at a glance

We deliver sustainable solutions for Agriculture and the Environment.
Sustainable solutions for agriculture

Key figures 2015

  • Revenues: NOK 111.9 billion (USD 13.9 billion)
  • EBITDA: NOK 21.4 billion (USD 2.6 billion)
  • Total Deliveries: 35.7 million tons 
  • Fertilizer sales: 26.5 million tons 
  • Industrial sales: 7 million tons (*Including feed phosphates and CO2
  • Employees: 12,883 at year-end 

Key facts

  • Established as Norsk Hydro in 1905, demerged as Yara International ASA in 2004
  • President and CEO since September 2015: Svein Tore Holsether
  • Headquartered in Oslo, Norway: Listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange

Our business:

Our Production Platform 

We are the world’s largest producer of ammonia, nitrates and NPKs, providing the foundation of Yara’s fertilizer and industrial solutions

  • Operational efficiency
  • Clean technologies
  • Safe and reliable production

Crop Nutrition solutions

We are the leading provider of sustainable crop nutrition solutions, supporting farmer profitability through knowledge, optimal quality and productivity.

  • Global and local agronomic, marketing and sales knowledge
  • Sales offices in more than 50 countries and sales to more than 150 countries worldwide

Nitrogen applications and environmental solutions

We have a leading position in nitrogen applications, and have become a total solutions provider in the market for emission control solutions. 

  • Reagents and solutions to reduce emissions from plants, ships, trucks and cars 
  • Nitrate-based chemicals with applications ranging from renewable energy to pharmaceutical industry 
  • Solutions for the civil explosives industry 
  • CO2 in a gas, liquid and dry ice format 
  • Solutions for animal feed

Supply Chain

Supply Chain plays an expert role in realizing Yara’s scale advantages and serving the operating segments with cost competitive and high quality raw materials 

  • Unique ammonia trade and logistics worldwide
  • Purchase of energy, potassium, and phosphate rock 
  • Sourcing and trade of finished fertilizer and ammonia 
  • Global information technology and services
  • New Supply Chain in Europe to increase the customer experience and value

Our products and solutions help:

  • Produce 240 mill. tons of grains
  • Feed 240 mill. people 
  • Deliver fresh air for 50 mill. citizens

Africa Food Prize

Nominate for the Africa Food Prize now!
Africa food prize

The nomination process for the Africa Food Prize 2016 is open. The deadline for nominations is June 10, 2016.  Visit the Africa Food Prize website for more information.

Yara corporate presentation

Fertilizers and crop nutrition - Yara

Download our presentation to know more about how we work and the benefits our solutions bring.

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