Oct 24, 2011
On Friday 21 October Yara International ASA purchased 48,600 own shares in the market at an average price of NOK 251,1865 per share. The shares were purchased on behalf of and transferred to Yara Management and other executives taking part in Yara's long-term incentive program (LTIP) approved by the Yara International ASA Board of Directors in 2008.
The following Yara primary insiders purchased shares as part of this transaction:
CEO Jørgen Ole Haslestad purchased 2,999 shares. Following this purchase he owns 15,347 Yara shares.
CFO Hallgeir Storvik purchased 1,562 shares. Following this purchase he owns 18,921 Yara shares.
Head of Downstream Egil Hogna purchased 1,461 shares. Following this purchase he owns 10,064 Yara shares.
Head of Industrial Yves Bonte purchased 1,822 shares. Following this purchase he owns 3,289 Yara shares.
Head of Upstream Tor Holba purchased 1,349 shares. Following this purchase he owns 16,349 Yara shares.
Head of Supply & Trade Torgeir Kvidal purchased 1,076 shares. Following this purchase he owns 2,557 Yara shares.
Chief Human Resource Officer Håkan Hallén purchased 977 shares. Following this purchase he owns 2,829 Yara shares.
Chief Communication Officer Bente Slaatten purchased 754 shares. Following this purchase she owns 2,129 Yara shares.
Chief Legal Counsel Trygve Faksvaag purchased 828 shares. Following this purchase he owns 4,711 Yara shares.
Head of Investor Relations Thor Giæver purchased 438 shares. Following this purchase he owns 462 Yara shares.
Thor Giæver, Investor Relations
Telephone (+47) 24 15 72 95
Cellular (+47) 48 07 53 56
Esben Tuman, Media Relations
Cellular (+47) 90 50 84 00
Yara International ASA is the world's leading chemical company that converts energy, natural minerals and nitrogen from the air into essential products for farmers and industrial customers. As the number one global supplier of mineral fertilizers, we help provide food for a growing world population. Our industrial product portfolio includes environmental protection agents that prevent air pollution. Yara's global workforce of 7,300 employees represents the great diversity and knowledge that enables Yara to remain a leading performer in the industry.
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.