Yara delivers solutions for sustainable agriculture and the environment. Our fertilizers and crop nutrition programs help produce the food required for the growing world population. Our industrial products and solutions reduce emissions, improve air quality and support safe and efficient operations.
Yara is the world’s leading provider of crop nutrition solutions. We offer the industry’s most comprehensive range of mineral fertilizers, catering for most commercially grown crops. Advising growers to apply the right amount of the right nutrients at the right time, we help improve agricultural productivity and resource use efficiency, thereby supporting sustainable agriculture and green growth.
“Our business model mitigated the effects of lower commodity prices”
Jørgen Ole Haslestad, President and CEO
We are also a world leader in providing industrial environmental solutions, offering products used to reduce toxic emissions from transportation and industrial plants. We help improve air and water quality, providing a healthy and safe living environment. Our technologies, chemicals and gases support cleaner and more efficient industrial processes.
We pioneered mineral fertilizers more than one hundred years ago. Now, we aim to grow – profitably and sustainably – by taking advantage of our unique business model and unrivaled market presence. Guided by our strategic ambition of Creating Impact, we look to deliver business solutions to the global challenges of resource scarcity, food security and reducing emissions.
Key figures 2013
Revenues: NOK 85.1 billion
EBITDA: NOK 13.3 billion
Production volume: 26 million tons
Fertilizer sales: 23.7 million tons
Industrial sales: 6 million tons (*including CO2)
Employees: 9,759 at year-end
Yara International ASA is headquartered in Oslo, Norway and has been listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange since demerging from Norsk Hydro in 2004.