Proactive and transparent corporate governance is essential in aligning the interests of shareholders, management, employees and other stakeholders. Yara believes good corporate governance drives sustainable business conduct and long-term value creation. Yara aims to exercise corporate governance in a manner representative of an ambitious and responsible multinational company, and has established practices adapted to the specific challenges it faces as the world’s largest global fertilizer company. Yara’s Board of Directors has decided to comply with the Norwegian Code of Practice for corporate governance. This Code has stricter requirements than those mandated by law.