Founded in 1905 to solve the emerging famine in Europe, Yara has established a unique position as the industry’s only global crop nutrition company and a provider of environmental and agricultural solutions addressing global challenges to create positive change.
Yara seeks and develops knowledge to responsibly feed the world and protect the planet. Supporting a vision of a world without hunger and a planet respected, they pursue a strategy of sustainable value growth, promoting climate-friendly crop nutrition and zero-emission energy solutions. Yara’s ambition is focused on growing a climate positive food future that creates value for customers, shareholders and society at large and delivers a more sustainable food value chain.
To achieve their ambition, they have taken the lead in developing digital farming tools for precision farming, and work closely with partners throughout the food value chain to improve the efficiency and sustainability of food production. Through a focus on clean ammonia production, they aim to enable the hydrogen economy, driving a green transition of shipping, fertilizer production and other energy intensive industries.
Operating an integrated business model with around 17,000 employees and operations in over 60 countries, with a proven track record of strong returns. In 2020, Yara reported revenues of USD 11.6 billion.
Yara shares are traded on the Oslo Stock Exchange (ticker: YAR)