Yara International ASA, founded in 1905 in Norway, delivers sustainable solutions for agriculture and the environment. Yara’s fertilizers and crop nutrients help produce the food for a growing global population. The industrial products and solutions reduce emissions, improve air quality and support safe and efficient operations. Yara has a worldwide presence with operations in more than 50 countries and sales to more than 150 countries totaling a workforce of approximately 8000 and selling more than 20 mill tons of fertilizer annually.
Yara’s global operations includes 24 production facilities in 15 countries and more than 200 warehouses and terminals, making it the world’s largest supplier of mineral based fertilizers. Today Yara has a strong position in Europe, North- and South America as well as Australia while at the same time expanding in Africa and Asia.
The company’s unique market knowledge is based on science combined with experience and tailored solutions to local needs. It offers the market’s most complete range of mineral fertilizers for sustainable agriculture. On the environmental side the portfolio include complete solutions for improvement of air and water quality.
Yara creates value by delivering profitable, sustainable growth benefitting customers and shareholders. As a part of this strategy and the company’s commitment for the future, Yara has chosen to participate in several global initiatives established to meet the global challenge of food security including World Economic Forum, Clinton Global Initiative and several UN related initiatives.http://yara.com